November 28th, 2014
PROVIDENCE – The “condensed lineup” that Providence head coach Ed Cooley rolled out Friday afternoon proved good enough to fend off Yale, 72-66.
PAWTUCKET – It could be the end of an era for one of the local sports scene’s most beloved franchises, although nothing is official yet.
Lena N. Roberge
FOSTER - Lena N. Roberge, 92, resident of Foster, RI, passed away peacefully on November 27, 2014, surrounded by her family.
She was the loving wife of the late Joseph Roberge Jr. Born in Linwood, MA, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Florence (Matte) Moven.
She devoted her time to her loving family and caring for everyone. She worked for Uniroyal and AT Cross where she retired.
Herbert R. Voelker
WOONSOCKET - Herbert R. Voelker, 57, of Knight St., Woonsocket, died November 23, 2014 in Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. Born in Woonsocket, RI, he was the son of the late Ralph H. and Florence R. (Morin) Voelker.
Mr. Voelker was President of Voelker, Iorio Petroleum Inc. from 1988 to 1996. He was a partner in the Real Estate Investment Company, J. & H. Properties. He was presently employed at Goodwill Industries from 1975 to present as Technical Services Director. He loved flea marketing and was also a member of several pool and bowling leagues.
Patricia E. Guy
PASCOAG - Patricia E. Guy, 72, of Union Ave., Pascoag, died November 13, 2014 in her home. She was the wife of Robert S. Guy of Pascoag. For full service details, please visit www.holtfuneralhome.com
EAST GREENWICH – It’s Tuesday morning and Nurys Cooley is hard at work in the kitchen.
Thursday Night Football 11/20/14
Oakland (1-10) 24 vs
Kansas City (7-4) 20
CENTRAL FALLS – During preseason workouts in August, some high school football coaches already know that their teams – based on numbers, talent, seasons played together, knowledge of their systems, etc. – will earn a playoff berth.
In fact, there are a few who figure their clubs, barring massive injuries, will claim a spot in their divisional Super Bowl.
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Editorâ€™s note: This is the first in a multi-story series looking back at the memorable events of 2014.
Whether it was...