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July 29th, 2013

Lauri Luzzi

July 29, 2013

Lauri Luzzi

WESTERLY - Lauri (Murray) Luzzi, beloved wife of Egidio "Cheech" Luzzi, of Wicklow Rd., Westerly, passed away at her home on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at the age of 51.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of Jane S. Murray of Woonsocket and the late James P. Murray, Jr.

July 28th

Motorcycle run benefit planned for injured Glad Tidings pastor

July 28, 2013

GLOCESTER – A benefit motorcycle run and concert will be held in September to raise money for a Glocester pastor paralyzed in a fall three months ago.

Money from the Sept. 14 fundraiser will be used to help Glad Tidings Community Church Pastor John R. Teeter and his family with medical costs as well as future modifications to their home and transportation needs.

CALL's 10-11 all-stars surge into state title game

July 28, 2013

BRISTOL – Courtesy of a thrilling 7-5 triumph over Wickford’s best on Sunday evening, the Cumberland American All-Stars mustered a berth in the R.I. Little League Major Division (10-11) Tournament’s title tilt at King Philip Little League’s Pigeon Field.

July 27th

CALL's 10-11 team wins slugfest with Johnston

July 27, 2013

BRISTOL – The unimaginable happened to Cumberland American’s best on Saturday morning.
In their opening tilt of the R.I. Little League Major Division (10-11) Tournament at King Philip’s Roger W. Pigeon Field, three of manager Dave Belisle’s hurlers – including usually-stellar Nick Croteau, Addison Kopack and Sean Meers – had serious problems finding the plate, and Johnston took complete advantage.
That trio surrendered six straight walks, in the process digging themselves a 5-0 hole after the top of the first frame.

July 26th

Lincoln blasts off to Bristol with 13-2 win over Cranston West

July 26, 2013

CRANSTON – The Lincoln All-Stars didn't just dominate their games among Rhode Island's best, but turned all of them into cakewalks.

Their mastery of the bat was a major reason why.

Skipper Matt Netto's offensive-minded crew once again derailed Cranston Western, this time by a 13-2 count, to claim the R.I. Little League Major Division (11-12) Tournament title at CWLL's Michael P. Varrato Field home on Friday night.

Rene A. Hemond

July 26, 2013

Rene A. Hemond

NAPLES, FL - Rene A. Hemond, 87, died on June 13, 2013 at his home in Naples, Florida. He was the husband of Claire (Vadenais) Hemond. Born in Woonsocket, RI, he was the son of the late Joseph and Lucienne (Blanchard) Hemond.

Edith Andreoni

July 26, 2013

Edith Andreoni

WOONSOCKET - Edith (Nicolini) Andreoni, 85, of Atlanta St. died Thursday July 25, 2013, in Woonsocket Health and Rehabilitation. She was the wife of the late Eugene Andreoni.
Born in Pawtucket, daughter of the late Attilio and Bertha (Cataloni) Nicolini.
Edith worked as a seamstress for Woonsocket Coat and Suit for 13 years and the former Woonsocket Dress for 15 years, which changed to Fashion Sportswear. And also for New England Instrument as an Inspector for 8 years prior to retiring.

BREAKING NEWS: FEDS TAKE DEATH PENALTY OFF THE TABLE IN PLEAU CASE

July 26, 2013

WOONSOCKET – After insisting on their right to seek capital punishment in a case that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, federal prosecutors say they no longer want to put accused killer Jason Wayne Pleau to death.

July 25th

Movie link conjures up nightmare for local family

July 25, 2013

BURRILLVILLE – Norma Sutcliffe does not believe in ghosts or haunted houses but she says “The Conjuring,” last week’s Number 1 box office cinema megahit, has put her in a horror movie of her own.

Local boxers set to flock to Twin River this weekend

July 25, 2013

LINCOLN --- It will certainly be “Game On” for four fighters with local ties to the Blackstone Valley this weekend when Classic Entertainment & Sports, Inc. hosts an action-packed card at the Twin River Events Center.

Pawtucket middleweight Thomas Falowo will make his co-feature debut in an eight-round showdown, and Woonsocket super middleweight Joe Gardner will try to erase the sting of a close loss in May to Richard Gingras in a six-round battle.

CUMBERLAND – There are no scheduled royalty payments, nor is Dave Belisle being gifted...
CUMBERLAND – Tom Kenwood has spent decades helping in the organization of the annual...
CUMBERLAND – Bobby Hartnett made a triumphant return to his hometown on the Fourth of July morning...
WOONSOCKET – Who runs the city? That seemed to be the question – still unanswered – as members of the City Council met...
LINCOLN — Divers and emergency personnel pulled up what they believed was the body of a man reported missing at Olney...
BELLINGHAM — It's a case that has haunted investigators in Bellingham and Franklin for more than three decades.

 

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