November 1st, 2010
The Chariho boys soccer team needed penalty kicks to leave Cumberland with a win Monday night, advancing from the preliminary round and into the Division I playoffs, where the Chargers will play at Barrington Wednesday night.
For more on Monday's dramatic win over Cumberland, pick up the 11/4 edition of the Chariho Times and check back to www.ricentral.com for updates on Chariho's game Wednesday night.
The North Kingstown girls field hockey saw its solid season come to an end Monday with a 2-0 loss to Moses Brown in the Division I field hockey quarterfinals.
For more on the game, pick up the 11/4 edition of the Standard-Times.
Judith (Hill) Savino, 65, of 15 Florida Ave., Coventry, and formerly of Bristol, died Friday, Oct. 29, 2010 at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence.
RICHMOND -- The Town Council is expected at its meeting tonight to create an ad hoc committee that will focus on activities for seniors.
NARRAGANSETTâ€”For those citizens who hope to take a more active part in the workings of local government, the Town Council has recently updated and redesigned its website. The site address has remained the same (www.narragansettri.gov) but its appearance has changed and the navigation tools are more user-friendly.
CHARLESTOWN -- A proposal for two wind turbines on a property north of Route 1 is indefinitely tabled as of a public hearing held by the Town Council last Monday.
In a battle of undefeateds, someone was leaving with a loss and without a state title and Saturday at Slater Park, that was the East Greenwich girls tennis team.
Smithfield won at Nos. 1, 2 and 4 singles and the Avengers won at No. 1 doubles, then had great comebacks at Nos. 2 and 3 doubles as well as No. 3 singles to force third sets.
But as the EG No. 3 doubles team won their match to make it 4-2 - and No. 3 Stephanie Huang was up 4-0 in the third - the No. 2 doubles team fell in a third set tiebreaker, giving Smithfield the title.
RICHMOND â€“ The Town Council's decision during this year's budget cycle to turn off certain street lights to cut costs remains a work in progress.
SMITHFIELDâ€”Wednesdayâ€™s governorâ€™s forum, cosponsored by the League of Womenâ€™s Voters, ABC-TV, WRNI public radio, and Bryant University lacked the energy and ideas of Tuesdayâ€™s Channel 12 debate. In the usual League format (as seen in the Meet the Candidates forums in Narragansett earlier this month) candidates were slotted 45 seconds to answer a question and issued wild cards to extend or inject remarks.
RICHMOND -- On Oct. 24 at 5:30 p.m., police arrested Paul Massey, 21, of East Providence, for second-degree child molestation/sexual assault of a 12-year-old Richmond girl.