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October 15th, 2014

Blood relative to visit Woonsocket

October 15, 2014

WOONSOCKET – If you’re thinking of donating blood, you might as well have the spirit of Dracula looking over your shoulder – you know, just to get in the mood.
That’s one reason Dacre Stoker will be the featured speaker at a special Halloween-season blood drive sponsored, in part, by the Rhode Island Blood Center at the Museum of Work and Culture on Friday.
Dacre who?

Hildeberto L. Fontes

October 15, 2014

PAWTUCKET - Hildeberto L. Fontes, 73, passed unexpectedly on October 14th at home
He was the loving husband of Luisa (Mendes) Fontes.
Born in Brava, Cape Verde Island. He was the son of Lucilia (DaLomba) Fontes and the late Hilpolito Fontes. He had been employed by American Insulated Wire for over 30 years before retiring in 2006.

Ruth J. Laverty

October 15, 2014

PAWTUCKET - Ruth J. Laverty, 79, passed on October 13th. She was the wife of the late
William F. Laverty. She was the daughter of the late Albert and Ruth (Sherman)Blanchette.
Ruth is survived by three sons, James, Michael and Joseph Laverty, a daughter, Laurie Taylor, a brother Harold Blanchette, 14 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Albert, Donald Blanchette, and Louise Girard.

Susan A. (Kowalczyk) Mellor

October 15, 2014

North Smithfield - Susan A. (Kowalczyk) Mellor, 67, of Lincoln Dr., died October 14, 2014 in Milford Regional Medical Center, Milford, MA. She was the wife of Thomas G. Mellor whom she married June 8, 1968. Born in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of Eleanor A. (Skowron) Kowalczyk of Blackstone and the late Alexander Kowalczyk.

David D. Domenici

October 15, 2014

PASCOAG - David D. Domenici, 47, of Whipple Road, Pascoag, RI died October 8, 2014 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center of Providence, RI.
Born in Pawtucket of the late Albert J. Domenici and Diane LaMontagne of Pascoag, with whom he lived.
He leaves three sons, Steven, Christopher, and Ryan. Grandfather to Noah Hearn. Brother of Brian Domenici, of Barrington, RI, Scott Domenici, Kristen Robinson, Cheryl Domenici, Matthew and Michael Richards, and Karen Forrestal. Uncle of Marina Domenici.

Gerard Leo Marcotte

October 15, 2014

WOONSOCKET - Gerald Leo Marcotte, 67 of Delaware, Arkansas passed away on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 in Delaware. He was born on December 22, 1946 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island to his parents Gerard Leo and Blanche Irene (Valin) Marcotte. He worked in Logistics and enjoyed Sailing, Football and spending time with his friends and family.
He is preceded in death by his father Gerard Leo Marcotte.

Louis Castaldi

October 15, 2014

WOONSOCKET - Louis Castaldi, 99, of Woonsocket, RI, passed away October 12, 2014, at the Landmark Medical Center.
He was the husband of the late Mary (DiMichele) Castaldi.
He was born in West Warwick, RI, a son of the late Guiseppe & Carmela (Ianelli) Castaldi.

Stephen p. Bator

October 15, 2014

Stephen P. Bator

NO. SMITHFIELD - Stephen P. Bator, 94, of Slatersville, passed away peacefully on Monday at the R.I. Veterans Home in Bristol, he was the loving husband of the late Lillian (Zajchowski) Bator. Born: Dec. 20, 1919, in Clark Mills, NY, he was the son of the late Stanley & Julia (Kantor) Bator.

Prosecutors release new details suggesting Blackstone infants not stillborn

October 15, 2014

UXBRIDGE – Bail for Blackstone mother Erika Murray was set at $1 million cash Tuesday as state prosecutors said they appear to have proof that at least two of the three infants whose remains were discovered in her squalid home last month were alive for some period of time after their births.
Asst. Dist. Atty. John Bradley put to rest any notion that the children were stillborn, telling the court the infants were wearing pajamas and diapers when their bodies were found in the closet of an upstairs bedroom on Sept. 11.

October 14th

LONG COURTSHIP: Time, language, distance couldn't separate Paula Cadavid from her sport

October 14, 2014

PAWTUCKET – Six years, and just shy of three thousand miles separated Paula Cadavid from her sport.

To be reunited, it took a passion that wouldn’t fade and the devotion of a handful of sympathetic coaches. Her story is a reminder that sometimes, the well-worn phrase “love of the game” actually means what it says.

CUMBERLAND – With bullish senior running back Mike Stock at the helm, Cumberland High...
CENTRAL FALLS – North Smithfield withstood a stiff challenge from Central Falls on Friday...
WOONSOCKET – The Villa Novans stand one win away from clinching the school’s first-...
BLACKSTONE – Town officials from Blackstone where a squalid house containing the skeletal remains of three dead infants...
WOONSOCKET – Another member of the City Council has been named in a complaint sent to the Rhode Island Ethics...
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Ethics Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to pursue investigations of complaints...


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