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June 18th, 2014

Lynda S. Nield

June 18, 2014

Lynda S. Nield

Michael J. Oakes

June 18, 2014

Michael J. Oakes

PASCOAG - Michael J. Oakes, 33, of Pascoag, RI died Sunday, June 15th in Worcester.
He leaves his father, Michael B. Oakes and his wife, Dodie of Pembroke, NH; his mother, Jeannie Gonyea of Pascoag, RI; two brothers, Glenn Oakes of Burrillville, RI and Jeremy Oakes of Pembroke, NH; a sister, Kerri Oakes of Harrisville, RI; paternal grandfather, Richard Oakes of Thousand Palms, CA; maternal grandfather, Edgar Gonyea of Burrillville, RI and several nieces and nephews.

June 17th

Townies take advantage of mistake-prone Northmen, grab Game 1 of Division II baseball finals

June 17, 2014

PAWTUCKET – Call it crazy, but North Smithfield High head coach Jon Leddy seemed rather upbeat while walking through the McCoy Stadium grass behind the plate on Tuesday afternoon.

His club had just dropped an at-times ugly, 5-2 decision to top-seeded East Providence in the opener of the best-of-three R.I. Division II Tournament championship set before a crowd of at least 500, but the calm seemingly came from the fact he knew why.

THIS JUST IN: Police say Burrillville man arrested after girls drink booze

June 17, 2014

BURRILLVIILLE – A Pascoag man will be in District Court in Providence this morning to answer charges he procured alcohol for three juvenile girls visiting his 106 Sayles Ave. home Monday evening.
Paul White, who also goes by his female identity, Christine, was taken into custody on the three counts and three additional charges of contributing to the delinquency of minors after police executed a warrant for his arrest at about 8 p.m. Tuesday, according to Burrillville Police Major Larry Guglietta.

Firm sues Woonsocket over assessment

June 17, 2014

WOONSOCKET – The Bryn Mawr, Pa. company that owns the largest shopping plaza in the city has filed a lawsuit in Superior Court, challenging the city’s $12.7 million assessment of the property.
WP Associates LLC, the owner of Diamond Hill Plaza, says the assessment should be reduced by more than 75 percent so the savings can be passed along in the form of lower rent to its leading anchor, Burlington Coat Factory.

Thomas P. Corey

June 17, 2014

Thomas P. Corey

WOONSOCKET - Thomas P. Corey, 53, of Woonsocket, died unexpectedly Saturday, June 14, 2014. Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of Fred L. Corey of Woonsocket and the late Mary (Bulwa) Corey.

Florence Edna Mac Donald

June 17, 2014

Florence Edna Mac Donald

CHEPACHET - Florence Edna (FITZSIMMONS) Mac Donald, 91, of Chepachet, died Monday morning, June 16, 2014 after a brief illness. She was the widow of Robert F. Mac Donald. Born in Woonsocket, the only child of William and Nellie (Worsnop) Fitzsimmons, she was a 1940 graduate of Woonsocket High School and a 1942 graduate of Hill College, where she earned a bachelor's degree in secretarial science.

Joseph W. Croteau

June 17, 2014

Joseph W. Croteau

Marcel G. Mandeville

June 17, 2014

Marcel G. Mandeville

ALBUQUERQUE NM. - MANDEVILLE, Marcel G., age 73, passed away peacefully on June 5, 2014 at the Rust Medical Center in Rio Rancho, NM. Born on September 6, 1940 in Woonsocket, RI, he joined the US Air Force in 1958. Over his 26 year career in the military, he and his family lived in several locations around the world. He retired in Albuquerque, NM in 1984. He has been an active leader in the local Alcoholics Anonymous group for several years, where he was able to help many people find sobriety. His generous heart and patriotic spirit will be his enduring legacy.

June 16th

Budget Commission meets in closed session to cancel Donoyan’s contract

June 16, 2014

WOONSOCKET – Schools Superintendent Giovanna Donoyan’s contract will not be renewed by the Budget Commission when it expires on Aug. 30, commission sources have confirmed.

The recently-seated, appointed School Committee had just voted in April to grant Donoyan a nine-month extension that would have locked her into the $150,000 a year superintendent’s job until June 2015.

In the state title clash for the 9/10 division at Ayotte Field in Woonsocket on Thursday, Lincoln...
BRISTOL -- The Cumberland American All-Stars continue to play their best baseball with...
CUMBERLAND -- Although Frank Geiselman has officially retired from Cumberland High School...
NORTH SMITHFIELD – The police arrested a North Smithfield Middle School teacher Thursday on charges of felony larceny...
BELLINGHAM – Like bats to the Batcave, legions of Batman fans swarmed Friendly Neighborhood Comics Wednesday to...
launched a new mass emergency notification system designed to alert residents of public safety threats, parking bans,...

 

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