Obituary: James B. Compton, 89

Obituary: James B. Compton, 89

James B. Compton, 89, of East Greenwich, passed away peacefully on June 29. He was the beloved husband of Ellen (Cheney) Compton for 58 years, father to Russell, Peter, and Adam, father in-law to Alexandra and Sarah, and “Opa” to grandchildren Jack, Charlie,...
 New Traffic Light for Division Street

 New Traffic Light for Division Street

Above: The new traffic signal on Division Street at Sanctuary Drive. There was a time not that long ago (two decades?) when a person could drive from downtown East Greenwich all the way to downtown Providence and not encounter one traffic light. Truth! That is no...