September 25th, 2014
WOONSOCKET â€“ A city resident says he filed three separate ethics complaints against members of the City Council Thursday, but staff at the Ethics Commission would not confirm having received them.
Katherine Dâ€™Arezzo, senior staff attorney for the Ethics Commission, said state law gives the director three days to decide whether to accept ethics complaints for further review. If he does, then the agency will acknowledge them and make the details public.
â€śAt this point itâ€™s as if they never existed,â€ť Dâ€™Arezzo said.
PAWTUCKET – Despite being twice their age, Rich Sauveur has a lot in common with the numerous Triple-A pitchers who were entrusted to his care during his successful seven-year run as pitching coach for the Pawtucket Red Sox.
The 50-year-old hoped – make that yearned – for a job at the big-league level.
Rachel C. Bouchard
WOONSOCKET - Rachel C. (Remillard) Bouchard, 73, of Woonsocket, died September 23, 2014 at St. Antoine Residence in North Smithfield. She was the wife of
Albert R. Bouchard whom she married Oct. 19, 1963. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Camille and Florette (Desjarlais) Remillard.
She was a Clerk at Stop & Shop of, North Smithfield.
Evelyn O. Carriere
WOONSOCKET - Evelyn O. Carriere 90, of High St. died Tuesday at Landmark Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Conrad L. Carriere. Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Aglae (Laprise) Nadeau. Evelyn devoted her life to caring for her family.
WOONSOCKET â€“ Cumberland Assistant Schools Supt. Robert Mitchell has been offered the superintendentâ€™s job here, beating out the hometown favorite, Interim Supt. and Curriculum Director Dr. Patrick McGee, members of the search committee have confirmed.
But Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt said McGee has been offered a promotion to the position of assistant superintendent, a job that doesnâ€™t officially exist, at least not yet.
Eugene J. Felice
WOONSOCKET - Eugene J. Felice 89, resident of Woonsocket RI, passed away on September10, 2014 at his residence surrounded by his family.
He was born in Woonsocket RI, son of the late Giuseppe & Maria (Ballanti) Felice.
Eugene owned and operated the former Felice Oil Co., he served in the Navy during WWII and the Korean Conflict. He was a life member of the Italian Workermen's Club.
Cesera "Sue" Vetri
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Cesera "Sue" (Franceschi) Vetri, 89, formerly of Norwood Rd. died Monday, September 22, in St. Antoine Residence with her family by her side. She was the wife of the late Jeno Ventri.
Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Joseph and Amelia (DiBasco) Franceschi.
She worked as a clerk for American Paper Tool and also for the former Warwick Shoppers World, prior to retiring.
She was a former member of the North Smithfield Senior Citizens and also Precious Blood Senior Citizens.
Irene C. Robin
WOONSOCKET - Irene C. (Beausoliel) Robin, 87, of Woonsocket, died Monday, September 22, 2014 in Oakland Grove Health Care Center. She was the wife of the late Joseph H. Robin, whom she married June 25, 1949. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Hermenegilde and Ella (Savaria) Beausoliel.
Irene was an assembler at AT Cross, Lincoln for 8 years, retiring in 1985. She was a communicant of St. Agatha's Church and was previously a member of Our Lady of Victories Church. Irene enjoyed playing BINGO.
WOONSOCKET â€“ When three suspects in an attempted housebreak allegedly became violent and unruly Sunday, one of them managed to escape from police custody with her wrists in handcuffs, officers say.
Yajaira Alvarado, 21, was missing for about an hour before her family called police to tell them she wanted to surrender, according to police.
Margaret M. Devlin
BLACKSTONE - Margaret M. (Maloney) Devlin, 87, of Blackstone, died Saturday, September 20, 2014
in the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. She was the wife of the late Thomas E. Devlin whom passed away in 2008. Born in Blackstone, MA, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Marie (Lafleur) Maloney.
Margaret worked as a receptionist for Eastland Bank and Tupperware, as an Operator for New England Telephone and had also worked at the former US Rubber Shop.