The season is winding down. We are entering the final week of the regular season. After that, conference tournaments will start the following weekend. Selection Sunday is March 15th, less than 2 weeks away. Shortly after Selection Sunday, all will be right in the world. People will be printing out brackets and filling them out at their desk. Inevitably, Jan from accounting will win your office pool by picking her favorite mascots and everyone will be in disbelief. It has been an exciting regular season thus far and boy do we still have the best ahead of us.
WOONSOCKET â The Woonsocket Police Department will say a fond goodbye to one of its own today during funeral services for former Police Chief Herve B. Landreville.
Landreville, a âcopâs cop,â as he was described by those who knew him on Sunday, died at the age of 62, Feb. 24, following an illness. He was the husband of Mary (Collins) Landreville, whom he had married on Feb. 15, 1997, and spent his post-police career time with enjoying boating on Narragansett Bay and running his local small businesses.
BURRILLVILLE â The troubled woman behind the convenience store is all by herself, but from her behavior it seems as if sheâs involved in a heated dispute with someone only she can see. Sheâs gesticulating wildly, arguing a blue streak with her invisible nemesis.
âMaâam! Whatâs going on today?â Detective Ryan Hughes yells in a loud, affirmative tone. âYou hearing voices?
âShut up!â the troubled woman screams back. âStay away from me!â
PROVIDENCE – No one, not even the head coach who scooped up LaDontae Henton after he opted out of his national letter of intent to Dayton, could have imagined that he could end up among the most decorated players in Providence College basketball history.
PROVIDENCE – It was hard to tell if the absence of head coach T.J. Ciolfi made a significant difference in Woonsocket High’s 66-39 loss to La Salle Academy in a R.I. Division I Tournament semifinal at Rhode Island College’s Murray Center on Friday night.
The reason: The third-seeded Rams played almost perfectly in their fast-break offense, especially in the opening session.
UXBRIDGE â Police have issued arrest warrants for a couple who allegedly broke into a home on Hazel Street and stole thousands of dollars worth of jewelry, coin collections, silver noted dollar bills and a large assortment of tools and family heirlooms.
WOONSOCKET – You can debate whether or not the two-game penalty of ejection from a high school basketball game is harsh. The point is that when No. 10 Woonsocket takes the floor at Rhode Island College Friday night against third-seed La Salle Academy, the Villa Novans will do so without their head coach.
EAST PROVIDENCE – As difficult as it was to swallow Burrillville High’s 58-48 loss to unbeaten and top-ranked Middletown Wednesday night, head coach Samantha Stanton couldn’t help but smile at the way her Broncos battled tooth-and-nail.
EAST PROVIDENCE – Perhaps a half hour before top-seeded Mount St. Charles was to face No. 2 Narragansett High in a R.I. Division III Tournament semifinal on Wednesday night, head coach Ray Leveille explained just how good the senior guard tandem of Chelsea Sahagian and Abby McKanna were.
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BURRILLVILLE â Residents took time out on a perfect Saturday morning to
ensure that their community stayed just as...