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September 12th, 2012

O'Grady easily defeats challenger Barr

September 12, 2012

LINCOLN — In an night of change for local members of the General Assembly, incumbent Dist. 46 state Representative Jeremiah T. O'Grady could point to hard work on his primary campaign as having made a connection with local voters.
O'Grady topped his Democratic primary challenger John D. Barr III in a tally of 736 votes to 416, or 63.8 percent of the turnout to Barr's 36.1 percent, according to town election results.

Cicilline wins big over Gemma

September 12, 2012

Incumbent U.S. Rep. David N. Cicilline takes to the stage, surrounded by family, close friends and campaign workers, at Blaze Restaurant on Providence's East Side, to claim victory over opponent Anthony Gemma, a Lincoln businessman, shortly after 9:00 Tuesday night. Cicilline, who won 62 percent of the vote to Gemma's 30 percent, in the hardfought primary, was elated after being introduced by R.I.

September 11th

Elizabeth Tremblay

September 11, 2012

Elizabeth Tremblay

BURRILLVILLE- Elizabeth Tremblay, 59, passed away on August 29, 2012.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late James & Isabelle (Johnson) Savoie.
She is survived by her husband Armand Tremblay of Woonsocket, 3 sons, Allan Tremblay of No. Smithfield, David Tremblay of Woonsocket, Jeremiah Tremblay of Burrillville and a daughter Debbie Hamilton of Kingston, RI, also 5 brothers, Frances, James, Robert & Edward Savoie all of Woonsocket, Raymond Savoie of Burrillville, 2 sisters, Carolyn Lavoie of California & Linda Silva of Woonsocket.

Robert A. Krajcik

September 11, 2012

Robert A. Krajcik

BELLINGHAM- Robert A. Krajcik, 65, of Bellingham, MA, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, at Milford Regional Medical Center with his loving family by his side, after a courageous battle with lymphoma. He was the beloved husband for 42 years of Pauline M. (Benjamin) Krajcik.
Born in Cleveland, OH, on October 3, 1946, he was the son of the late William and Mary (Wisnoski) Krajcik.

Albert Emile Forkey

September 11, 2012

Albert Emile Forkey

Lillian C. Winter

September 11, 2012

Lillian C. Winter

WOONSOCKET- Lillian C. Winter 74, of St. Joseph St. died Monday at Trinity Health Center. She was the wife of Robert A. Winter Jr.
Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Herman and Florence (Boilard) Martineau.
Lillian was a seamstress for Royal Robes Inc. for many years before retiring in 1991.

Richard Ravenelle, Jr

September 11, 2012

Richard Ravenelle, Jr

BLACKSTONE- A funeral service for Richard Ravenelle, Jr. will be held Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 10AM in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 So. Main St., Woonsocket.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Richard's name be made to the Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445 or to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
www.holtfuneralhome.com

Adrienne M. Pelletier

September 11, 2012

Adrienne M. Pelletier

N. SMITHFIELD-- Adrienne M. Pelletier 87, formerly of Woonsocket and Cumberland, died Monday at St. Antoine Residence. She was the wife of the late Robert O. Pelletier.
Mrs. Pelletier was born in Woonsocket, November 29, 1924 a daughter of the late Wilfred and Antoinette (Charon) Janson. She was a homemaker for most of her life.

Isabelle E. Dwyer

September 11, 2012

Isabelle E. Dwyer

BURRILLVILLE- Isabelle E. Dwyer 96, resident of Pascoag, passed away September 10, 2012 at the Overlook Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.
She was the loving wife to the late Walter A. Dwyer.
She was born in Mapleville RI, a daughter of the late Almanzor & Marie (Letendress) Roch.
Isabelle worked for the former McCarthy's Department Store in Woonsocket for six years retiring in 1968; previously she worked many years as a spinner for the former Stillwater Worsted Mill. She was a lifelong Burrillville resident; she was member of the Bradford Court Tenants Association.

September 10th

Pawtucket Red Sox pitchers find balance between Governors’ Cup finals, possible callup to Boston

September 10, 2012

PAWTUCKET — Focusing on depth, along with the current state of Boston’s maxed-out pitching staff, there are several intriguing options on the Pawtucket Red Sox that the parent club is undoubtedly keeping close tabs upon.
Some of these additional pieces are already included on the 40-man roster, like Zach Stewart and Pedro Beato. For those in the non-inclusive position, such as Alex Wilson and Nelson Figueroa, some manipulating of the roster would have to transpire before they could become eligible to pitch for Boston.

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