Archive - Aug 21, 2013
Tony Collins, a former running back with the New England Patriots, talks to the student-athletes at Central Falls High School about his life in the NFL, dealing with substance abuse and its life-changing repercussions, along with what it truly takes to be successful during a visit to the schoolâ€™s auditorium on Wednesday.
EAST PROVIDENCE â€“ The injured worker hospitalized after an explosion and fire at a wood pellet factory on Ferris Avenue Tuesday was one of a dozen employees working at the plant when the fire, now believed to have been sparked by an explosion triggered by combustible dust, broke out.
Agnes S. Piasecki
PAWTUCKET - Agnes S. Piasecki, 91, passed away Wednesday August 21, 2013 at Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island. She was the beloved wife of the late Stanley Piasecki.
Born in Worcester, MA she was a daughter of the late Kostanty and Agnes ( Drapala ) Grala. She was a life long resident of Pawtucket.
Mrs. Piasecki leaves her loving family, one daughter Claudia J. Zajchowski and her husband John of Florida and James Piasecki and his wife Patricia of Lincoln, five grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, one sister Genevieve Kay of Pawtucket, nieces and nephews.