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Archive - Sep 23, 2013

PawSox players, coaches were key in Boston's division pursuit

September 23, 2013

BOSTON – Gary DiSarcina and Rich Sauveur thought they were positioned well out of harm’s way. Perched in a far corner inside the champagne-soaked, music-blaring, jolly-good-time party scene that was the Red Sox’ clubhouse following last Friday’s division clincher, the two Pawtucket Red Sox coaches were more than content to be innocent bystanders.

But what soon followed was a moment that could very well summarize the impact that DiSarcina, Sauveur and the rest of the 2013 PawSox had on the newly minted American League East champs.

Man's ear bitten off during attack

September 23, 2013

PAWTUCKET—A 21-year-old Providence man was arrested after biting off the ear off of a 43-year-old Pawtucket man he was acquainted with during an altercation outside of The Met nightclub, 1005 Main St., on Saturday night, police said.
Police Maj. Arthur Martins said that the two men, Nicholas Parlee and Jeremy Hilton, who he described as friends, had been at The Met and were leaving at around 11:30 p.m. when they got into a dispute. During the fight, Parlee grabbed Hilton's head and bit his ear completely off, Martins said.

L. Allen Strong

September 23, 2013

L. Allen Strong

N. PROVIDENCE - L. Allen Strong, 76, died on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at Golden Crest Nursing Center in N. Providence.
Born in N. Attleboro, MA, he was a son of the late Lester W. and Helen L. (King) Strong.
Mr. Strong graduated from Swansea High School and was a volunteer firefighter for the Lonsdale Fire Department in the late 1950s. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local #64 and delivered products for Nissen, Table Talk and Country Kitchen Bakeries.

Robert Hinchcliffe

September 23, 2013

Robert Hinchcliffe

CUMBERLAND - Robert Hinchcliffe, 84, of Harriet Lane passed away peacefully Sunday, September 22, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Elizabeth S. "Libby" (Wild) Hinchcliffe.
Born in Providence, a son of the late Fred and Annie (Harcus) Hinchcliffe, he had lived in Cumberland for the past 37 years.
Mr. Hinchcliffe was a machinist at Cumberland Engineering for many years before retiring.
He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving in peacetime and was a member of American Legion Post #273.

Several area hoopsters to showcase talents in Europe this season

September 23, 2013

Even on the phone, the unbridled enthusiasm in Tyrone Nared’s voice was readily apparent.

A new basketball season on foreign soil beckons for this Woonsocket native, and judging by the synopsis Nared provided mere hours before embarking on a near 15-hour flight that would take him to his roundball address for the next several months, the outlook appears bright.

Carolyn Rabbitt

September 23, 2013

Carolyn Rabbitt

CENTRAL FALLS - Carolyn Rabbitt, "Carol" 80, passed suddenly on September 20, 2013. She was the wife of Joseph Rabbitt. They have been married for 56 years.
She was a member of the Wilfred Manor Association and previously resided 42 years on Shawmut Ave.
Born in Pawtucket, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Catherine (Redmond) Moon.

Peter A. Spaziano Sr.

September 23, 2013

Peter A. Spaziano Sr.

CUMBERLAND - Peter A. Spaziano Sr., 95 of Summit Road, passed away Friday at home. He was the husband of the late Jeanette (LaChance) Spaziano and Violet (Dupuis) Spaziano
Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Anthony P. and Maria (Adamo) Spaziano. He resided in Cumberland for the past 20 years, previously residing in Pawtucket. He was employed by the former Corning Glass Co., of Central Falls for many years until his retirement.
He was a WW II US Army Veteran.

Donald Dooley, Jr.

September 23, 2013

Donald Dooley, Jr.

ATTLEBORO - Donald Dooley, Jr., 60, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, September 21, 2013. He was the beloved husband of Deborahlynn (Macreading) Dooley. Born in Attleboro, he was a son of Donald, Sr. and Barbara (Gaff) Dooley of South Attleboro.
Don was a member of the Oakland Beach Yacht Club for many years and was an avid boater who loved spending time on the ocean. He was also a fan of NASCAR and a devoted supporter of the ASPCA.

 

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