WOONSOCKET â€“ As he made his rounds collecting checks for this yearâ€™s 82nd annual Milk Fund Drive last week, Milk Fund Chairman Barry Mechanic pointed to a simple formula for the fundâ€™s success in an ever more competitive holiday charity era.
As a group of Masons gathered at Morning Star Lodge No. 13 on Clinton Street learned, Mechanicâ€™s formula is to run the drive without setting an unattainable or weighty goal.
PROVIDENCE – To Bryant’s credit, it was never out of the game completely against Brown on Saturday night.
BURRILLVILLE – Statistical analyses of the Division IV Super Bowl showdown between Burrillville and Scituate highs on Sunday afternoon would indicate the Broncos should win easily.
WOONSOCKET â€” A Rhode Islander returning from West Africa who was evaluated at Landmark Medical Center Friday night did not have Ebola, according to a R.I. Department of Health spokesperson.
The patient, who is part of the routine monitoring program established by the Centers for Disease Control and administered by the health
department, had returned from West Africa about two weeks ago. The
patient had a â€śvery mild increase in temperatureâ€ť and out of â€śan
abundance of caution,â€ť he traveled to Landmark Medical Center to be
WOONSOCKET â€” Landmark Medical Centerâ€™s emergency room was locked down late Friday evening, with hospital officials and R.I. Department of Health personnel investigating a possible Ebola case, multiple sources at the scene told The Call.
Neither medical nor public safety officials would comment on the situation as of early this morning. Hospital officials indicated there would be information released sometime today.
Rene G. Parenteau
GLASTONBURY, CT - Rene G. Parenteau of Glastonbury, CT passed away on November 20, 2014. Born in Woonsocket, RI on January 27, 1932 son of the late Philippe and Virginie (Lambert) Parenteau.
Rene is survived by two brothers Raymond A. Parenteau and his wife Lynn of Glastonbury, CT and Joseph Roger Parenteau and his wife Dorothy of Woonsocket, nephew Gil Parenteau and wife Sue, niece Gayle Bagley and husband William, their two sons Aidan and Devin.
He was predeceased by a brother, Pete of St. Petersburg, Fl.
Private funeral and burial were held.
CUMBERLAND - Florence (Lachapelle) (Lamothe) Iannetta, 95, formerly of 21 A Street, passed away Friday, December 5, 2014 at the Oakland Grove Health Care Center, Woonsocket. She was the wife of the late Angelo Iannetta and the late Joseph Lamothe.
Born in the Lonsdale section of Lincoln, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Laura (Richotte) Lachapelle. She resided in Cumberland for most of her life.
Mrs. Iannetta was employed as a machine operator for the former Peterson Puritan Company for over 25 years.