November 5th, 2014
BRISTOL -- Immediately after the final whistle had sounded, Cumberland High’s players jogged back to embrace their goalkeeper, junior Michaela Simanski.
PROVIDENCE â€“ The race looked close as the first precincts began to report results from the Rhode Island governorâ€™s race, but in the end, Democrat Gina Raimondo was victorious. Raimondo, who beat Republican Allan Fung with 40.1 percent of the vote, is the first woman to be elected governor in the Ocean State.
â€śRhode Island is ready for a governor who is going to turn this state around,â€ť Raimondo said in her victory speech, going on to repeat a campaign slogan: â€śItâ€™s time to get Rhode Island back to work.â€ť
Edward L. Curtis
CHEPACHET - Edward L. "Eddie" Curtis, 72, of Chepachet, RI passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, November 1, 2014 with loving family by his side. Together for 22 years,
he was the beloved husband of Mary Ellen Costantino. Born in Woonsocket, RI on April 29, 1942, he was the son of the late Edward and Doris (Sylvestre) Curtis. He was the loving father of Edward Curtis of Bellingham, MA and Tammy Ruiz and her husband, Douglas of Pascoag, RI, and the step-father of Scott Sampson of Blackstone, MA, and Renee Barlows of New Lebanon, NY.
Thomas Vincent Frail Jr.
PROVIDENCE - Thomas Vincent Frail Jr. was born on 30 September 1936 in Providence, Rhode Island to Thomas Vincent Frail Sr. and Emma Hilda (Collins). Thomas passed away, in Providence, RI, on 31 October 2014.
Thomas was a graduate of Burrillville High School.
He had been employed by Coca-Cola for a short time before joining The Rhode Island Army National Guard where he served for 37 years.
Gilberte C. Cournoyer
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Gilberte C. (Pouliot) Cournoyer, 96, of North Smithfield, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 2, 2014, at Saint Antoine Residence. She was the beloved wife of the late Armand A. Cournoyer. Born in Woonsocket, RI on October 8, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Carmel and Lydia (Belisle) Pouliot.
Pauline M. Pouliot
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Pauline M. (Carmel) Pouliot, 84, of North Smithfield, died peacefully, Thursday, October 30, 2014 in her home, surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Eugene A. Pouliot, whom she married September 6, 1952. Born in Woonsocket, RI, she was the daughter of the late Florimond and Georgette (Grenon) Carmel.
R.P. Andre' Lacroix
FRANKLIN - R.P. Andre' Lacroix, 71, of Franklin, MA, passed away on Thursday, October 30, 2014.
He was the beloved and devoted spouse of Richard C. (Rotella) Lacroix, together for 29 years and married for the last 10 years. Born in Woonsocket, RI on August 10, 1943, Andre' was the son of the late Rene A. and Regina S. (Recore) Lacroix.
WOONSOCKET – Woonsocket exercised some past playoff demons Monday and in the same process punched its ticket to the Division III semifinals.
WOONSOCKET – Swirling winds and a tenacious North Smithfield defense gave Mount St. Charles all it could handle for 73 minutes on Monday, but the Mounties came away with a hard-earned 2-1 victory in their Division II quarterfinal match.
Michael J. Hroszowy
RIVIERA BEACH, FL - Michael Joseph Hroszowy, 77, of Riviera Beach, Florida, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 30, 2014 in the hospice unit of West Palm Hospital. Born in Blackstone, Massachusetts, to John and Stefania Hrossowyc (Zariczny), he lived most of his life in Blackstone and Riviera Beach.