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June 15th, 2011

City seeks payment for cost of fighting mill fire

June 15, 2011

WOONSOCKET – The city wants to recoup some of the costs it incurred for extinguishing the Alice Mill fire last week from the company that insures the mammoth mill site.
The known costs thus far include $38,660 in overtime, most for the Woonsocket Fire Department, but nearly $7,000 for police, said Mayor Leo T. Fontaine.
A full inventory of expenses, including possible overtime logged by workers in the water department, should be finished within a couple of days.

One of three men indicted for February home invasion

June 15, 2011

CUMBERLAND – One of three suspects arrested in a violent home invasion and weapons theft on Feb. 23 has been indicted on a string of charges by a Providence County grand jury.

June 14th

Cumberland earns state title, tops Mount in nine

June 14, 2011

PROVIDENCE --- They split their regular-season series by winning lopsided games on their home fields. They battled to a 1-0 duel in the winners’ bracket semifinals, and they shared some Division I championship history by playing a one-sided game that was decided by a dozen runs.
On Tuesday night, Cumberland High and Mount St. Charles Academy battled each other in a winner-take-all showdown for the ages, a nine-inning duel that saw the Clippers emerge with their program’s first state title.

Angela Vadeboncoeur

June 14, 2011

Angela Vadeboncoeur

CHEPACHET- Angela Vadeboncoeur, 93, resident of Chepachet died June 14, 2011 at her residence.
Wife of the late Emile Vadeboncoeur.
Born in Woonsocket RI, a daughter of the late Levi & Leah (Guibeault) Beauregard.

Celia "Sis" F. Hebert

June 14, 2011

Celia "Sis" F. Hebert

SMITHFIELD - Celia "Sis" F. (Coleman) Hebert, 85, died Sunday, June 12, 2011 at Courtland Place in Greenville. She was the wife of the late Ernest Hebert Jr.
Born in Pascoag, she was the daughter of the late Michael Coleman and Celia (Spink) Flanagan.
Celia worked as a spinner at JSB Yarns of Uxbridge, MA for many years.

Angela Vadeboncoeur

June 14, 2011

Angela Vadeboncoeur

CHEPACHET- Angela Vadeboncoeur, 93, resident of Chepachet died June 14, 2011 at her residence.
Wife of the late Emile Vadeboncoeur.
Born in Woonsocket RI, a daughter of the late Levi & Leah (Guibeault) Beauregard.

Doris R. Bernier

June 14, 2011

Doris R. Bernier

BLACKSTONE, MA- Doris R.(Gaumond) Bernier, 87 of Blackstone, MA. Passed away at home Monday June 13, 2011 with her family by her side. She was the wife of the late Donat Bernier.
Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Herve and Rosealba (Nadeau) Gaumond.
Doris was employed at Miller Electric for 22 years retiring in 1984.
Doris was an avid bingo player and a puzzle maker.

Michael J. Taylor

June 14, 2011

Michael J. Taylor

EXETER- Michael J. Taylor, 50, of Exeter, RI died Friday, June 3, 2011, at Westerly Hospital. He was the son of the late Robert and Pauline Taylor.
He is survived by his children; Michael and Caitlyn Taylor of W. Greenwich, His brothers: Robert E. Taylor of Providence, Steven Taylor of N. Smithfield and Sister June Aubin of Woonsocket.
Michael was an avid outdoorsman and had a passion for music.
Services will be private

Ester L. Bartolo

June 14, 2011

Ester L. Bartolo

STUART, FL- Ester L. Bartolo, 90, of Stuart, Florida, passed away on June 5, 2011. She was the beloved wife of the late Eduardo B. Bartolo.
Born in Lisbon, Portugal and was a resident of Cumberland, RI from 1962 to 2010. Beloved Mother of John L. Bartolo, of Hobe Sound, FL.

Towns ironing out their resource-sharing agreement

June 14, 2011

BURRILLVILLE — Calling it an important next step toward potential regionalization, the Town Council has signed the second part of a four-town intermunicipal agreement that will see Burrillville, North Smithfield, Smithfield and Glocester sharing equipment and personnel in an effort to help those communities reduce costs.

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