Archive - Nov 22, 2013
PAWTUCKETâ€”It's time to break out the Christmas sweaters and velvet dresses because Santa Claus is coming to town! â€śSanta to the Starsâ€ť Brady White is making his annual appearance for Photos with Santa on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Apex, 100 Main St., Pawtucket.
Paul N. Gingras
PAWTUCKET - Paul N. Gingras, 85, died Wednesday, November 21, 2013 at Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island. He was the beloved husband of the late Genevieve (Losiewicz) Gingras for 44 years until her death in 2000. Paul was a lifelong resident of the Blackstone Valley; born in Pawtucket the son of the late Joseph and Lena (Baron) Gingras. He was a painting subcontractor until his retirement in 1993.
Lynn M. Simmons
LINCOLN - Simmons, Lynn M (Savastano), 85, formerly of Lincoln Manor, Lincoln, died October 29, 2013 at Charlesgate Nursing Center.
She leaves her son Andrew Acciaioli and his wife Kathleen of Warwick; two sisters, Dorothy Nimmo and Dina Phaneuf and four grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Pearl Romano, Nella D'Agnenica, Blanche Nero and Louis, Leno, Albino and Ernest Savastano.
A private memorial service is planned.
PAWTUCKET â€” The saying goes that you can't look ahead without fully understanding where you've been â€“ and why.
Both Cumberland High chief Chris Skurka and St. Raphael Academy mentor Mike Sassi are utilizing that philosophy as they prepare their clubs for a monumental R.I. Division II semifinal, slated for Tucker Field at 7 p.m., Friday.