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January 15th, 2015

VIDEO OF THE DAY: 2015 Oscar Nominations Announced

January 15, 2015

Pro Football Playoff Preview and Predictions: League Championship Round

January 15, 2015

1/18/15
Green Bay @ Seattle 3:05pm
Betting: Over/Under: 47 Spread: Seattle -7

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January 14th

Providence College basketball | St. John’s 3-point shooting spree buries PC, 83-70

January 14, 2015


PROVIDENCE –A basketball nightmare unfolded at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center Wednesday night for Providence College fans.

Woonsocket boys' basketball | Villa Novans rock Townies with 84-point explosion

January 14, 2015


EAST PROVIDENCE – As much fun as it is, watching Woonsocket run and gun its way past lower echelon Division I opponents, coach T.J. Ciolfi understands that offense alone will not get his team very far in the playoffs.

Father of dead infants remains behind bars

January 14, 2015

BLACKSTONE – The man prosecutors say fathered three infants whose remains were found in a now-razed home on St. Paul Street last year continues to be held in state custody on $100,000 bail after a pre-trial hearing in Worcester Superior Court Wednesday.
Raymond Rivera, 38, did not appear in court, but his lawyer and state prosecutors were briefly questioned by a judge to see if they had any requests as the case moves forward, said Tim Connolly, spokesman for District Attorney Joseph Early.
Another hearing was scheduled for Feb. 11, he said.

Mildred Rennie

January 14, 2015

Mildred Rennie

SPRINGVALE, ME - Mildred Rennie died at age of 106 on January 3, 2015. Born December 1, 1908 in Slatersville RI. She was the daughter of the late Amos F. Lunn and Florence Inman Lunn.
She had five sisters and one brother, all deceased. Married Elwood J. Rennie, born 1909, married 1936 and died 1992. They had 5 children, David A. Rennie, York, ME, Richard W. Rennie, Hudson, NH Bruce A. Rennie, York, ME, Douglas Rennie, Pelham, NH, and Linda Gadoury, Bradford, NH.

Stella G. Corrieri

January 14, 2015

Stella G. Corrieri

BELLINGHAM - Stella G. Corrieri, 85, died on January 2nd, 2015 at Trinity Health Center, Woonsocket, RI. Born in Bellingham, MA, Stella was the daughter of the late Alfred and Stella (Sweck) Godin. She was also the widow of the late Rinaldo R. (Ronnie) Corrieri and mother of the late Rinaldo A. (Ron) Corrieri.

Helena A. Tardie

January 14, 2015

Helena A. Tardie

WOONSOCKET - Helena A. (Bergeron) Tardie, 97, Woonsocket, RI, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 12, 2015 at The Holiday in Manville, RI with loving family by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late Conrad Tardie. Born in Woonsocket, RI on June 5, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Albany and Regina (Bruneau) Bergeron.

January 13th

Providence College basketball | PC offense is no slam dunk: Friars need to improve shot-making

January 13, 2015


PROVIDENCE – The good news for Friar faithful: PC currently sits in a four-way tie for first place in the Big East.
 
The bad news: those same Friars are averaging 69.1 points-per-game through 17 outings, placing them last in scoring in the 10-team conference as of Tuesday. 
 

Tolman – Ponaganset Wrestling | Tigers show plenty of fight in 40-36 loss to Chieftains

January 13, 2015


PAWTUCKET – In their first year running Tolman High’s wrestling program, head coach Jason Rushton and assistant Matt Medina are instilling an aggressive approach that may bring dividends by tournament time, assuming the wrestlers keep working hard.

The Tigers showed flashes of skill during a 40-36 loss to Ponaganset on Tuesday evening at the Donaldson Gym. Ponaganset, now 4-1 on the season, jumped out to a 40-9 lead before the Tigers won the final five matches (two by forfeit).

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