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October 14th, 2014

Armand L. Joly Sr.

October 14, 2014

Armand L. Joly Sr.

CUMBERLAND - Armand L. "Chuck" Joly Sr., 86, of Cumberland passed away Saturday at the St. Antoine Residence, North Smithfield.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Calixte and Orise (Forest) Joly. He resided in Cumberland for most of his life.
Mr. Joly was employed as Regional Sales Manager for the Firestone, now Tire Pros for over 40 years. He was with the Cumberland Police Department as an Auxillary Police Officer.

Melvin Davis

October 14, 2014

MELVIN DAVIS

Adrienne C. Constantineau

October 14, 2014

Adrienne C. Constantineau

BELLINGHAM - Adrienne C. Constantineau 88, of North Kingstown RI, formerly of Bellingham MA, passed away October 8, 2014 at Roberts Health Center in North Kingstown.
She was the wife to the late Adrien Constantineau and the late Raymond Constantineau.
She was born in Nasonville RI, daughter of the late Eugene & Elodia (Varin) Desjarlais.
Adrienne was a loving homemaker, who enjoyed gardening, knitting, and crocheting.

Andrew J. Heroux

October 14, 2014

Andrew J. Heroux

WOONSOCKET - Andrew J. Heroux, 83, of Woonsocket, died peacefully with his family at his side Wednesday night, Oct. 8, 2014 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. He was the beloved husband of Rosebelle (Allam) Heroux.
Born in Woonsocket, March 13, 1931, he was a son of the late Rene and Stella (Lefort) Heroux.
He was an Air Force Veteran serving in Tripoli during the Korean Conflict. He worked for Grinnell Fire Protection Systems; as Engineering Manager, New England District. He was a graduate of Woonsocket High School, Class of 1949.

Sophie Calo

October 14, 2014

Sophie Calo

WOONSOCKET - Sophie (Glowacki) Calo, 92, formerly of Crepeau Court, Front St., died Sunday , October 6, 2014, in the Friendly Home. She was the wife of the late Dominic Calo.
Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Joseph and Tekla (Shewchuck) Glowacki.
Sophie worked as a stitcher, for the former US Rubber for 28 years, and on the assembly line for Bancroft for 11 years, prior to retiring. She loved to dance, and enjoyed teaching line dancing at the Senior Center.
She was a former member of AARP, St Joseph Seniors Citizens, RSVP, Crepeau Court Club.

Jeannette Gariepy

October 14, 2014

Jeannette Gariepy

WOONSOCKET - Jeannette (Arsenault) Gariepy, 96, of St. Agnes Ave. died, Thursday, October 9, 2014, in St. Antoine Residence. She was the wife of the late Gerald Gariepy.
Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Peter and Exema (Dufresne) Arsenault.
Jeannette worked as a Quality Supervisor for Jacob Finklesteins, for 40 years, prior to retiring.

Dolly F. Miner

October 14, 2014

Dolly F. Miner

BURRILLVILLE - Dolly F. Miner 80, of Nasonville RI., passed away October 9, 2014 at the Rhode Island Hospital in Providence.
She was the wife of Charles Miner.
She was born in Kendall Hook NY., daughter of the late Louis & Doris (Lamphear) Shambo.

Deborah T. Barchie

October 14, 2014

Deborah T. Barchie

WOONSOCKET - Deborah T. (Provost) Barchie, 53, passed away unexpectedly at home on Thursday, October 9, 2014. She was the former wife of Daniel J. Barchie. Born in Stamford, Connecticut, she was the daughter of the late Armand and Carmela (Bonetti) Provost.

October 13th

Charter school foes taking their fight to state

October 13, 2014

WOONSOCKET – With the state Council on Elementary and Secondary Education expected to grant preliminary approval to the proposed RISE Mayoral Academy at a meeting in Providence this afternoon, the Woonsocket Teachers Guild is pulling out all the stops in a last-ditch effort to put the brakes on the proposal.

The teachers union is offering a free bus ride to the meeting to anyone who wants to protest the proposed K-8 regional academy, designed to serve students in Woonsocket, Burrillville and North Smithfield.

October 11th

Woonsocket High Football | Villa Novans prove no match for Central in 40-0 defeat

October 11, 2014

WOONSOCKET -- As always after a Woonsocket High game, cheerleaders and volunteer moms set up a buffet table complete with pasta, pizza and other goodies for their players and coaches to gobble.

When the Villa Novans took a considerable amount of time – perhaps 20 minutes – to finally file out of the Barry Field locker rooms and offices, one questioned, “Where are they? The food’s getting cold.”

An instant later, a trainer walked out of the closed door and provided the answer: “They’re still being yelled at.”

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