Obituary: Ann Helen Sherman, 81

Obituary: Ann Helen Sherman, 81

EG News Obituary Policy: We post obituaries relevant to our readers. If you would like to share an obituary, send it to [email protected] Put “obituary” in the subject line. On June 2, Ann Helen Sherman of Edgartown, MA, left this world the way she lived —...

Obituary: Lorraine Doolin, 91

Obituary: Lorraine Doolin, 91

EG News Obituary Policy: We post obituaries relevant to our readers. If you would like to share an obituary, send it to [email protected] Put “obituary” in the subject line. Lorraine (Harkins) Doolin, 91, of Wakefield, passed peacefully with her loved ones...

Obituary: Rev. Lois Neilsen, 90

Obituary: Rev. Lois Neilsen, 90

EG News Obituary Policy: We post obituaries relevant to our readers. If you would like to share an obituary, send it to [email protected] Put “obituary” in the subject line. The Rev. Lois Neilsen, of Narragansett, passed away peacefully on May 22, while...

Juneteenth Walkers Welcome a New Day

Juneteenth Walkers Welcome a New Day

Thirty people got up early Saturday morning to mark Juneteenth, June 19 – now a federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery (read more about it HERE). The idea, according to organizer Bob Houghtaling, was to celebrate the dawning of a new day. Hence the early...

LTE: Town Budget Demonstrates EG’s Resilience 

LTE: Town Budget Demonstrates EG’s Resilience 

By Mark Schwager The views expressed are my own and are not an official communication from the Town Council or Town of East Greenwich.  The adoption of the annual town budget is a major milestone in a Town Council’s calendar. It is even more significant this year as...

Road Rage + Axe = Arrests

Road Rage + Axe = Arrests

Photo credit: Sam Ross/theradioscout.com Police arrested two brothers from Wyoming, R.I., ages 29 and 31, for disorderly conduct after a road rage incident in which one of them allegedly struck another car with a hatchet. The 29-year-old, who is accused of wielding...

2021 Main Street Stroll Schedule

2021 Main Street Stroll Schedule

First up, dogs! The Main Street Strolls are back this year after taking last summer off (COVID, of course) and the first one is just a week away – when Main Street goes to the dogs. In addition to the theme of any of the strolls, shops and restaurants will be open and...

This Week in EG Real Estate: 17 Sold

This Week in EG Real Estate: 17 Sold

Above: 50 Harwood Road (SOLD, 6/21, $1,370,000) Data is compiled via Riliving.com as of midday Friday, 6/18/21, and represents one week of transactions. Properties are in East Greenwich unless notated by an * indicating the Warwick section of 02818. All information...

Obituary: Daniel Gundler, 70

Obituary: Daniel Gundler, 70

EG News Obituary Policy: We post obituaries relevant to our readers. If you would like to share an obituary, send it to [email protected] Put “obituary” in the subject line. Daniel F. Gundler, 70, passed away June 17, at home. He is survived by his loving...

Obituary: Marianne Salisbury, 91

Obituary: Marianne Salisbury, 91

EG News Obituary Policy: We post obituaries relevant to our readers. If you would like to share an obituary, send it to [email protected] Put “obituary” in the subject line. Marianne H. (Hart) Salisbury, 91, of North Kingstown, passed away on May 23, at...

Obituary: George Loxton, Jr., 90

Obituary: George Loxton, Jr., 90

EG News Obituary Policy: We post obituaries relevant to our readers. If you would like to share an obituary, send it to [email protected] Put “obituary” in the subject line. George William Loxton, Jr. confidently passed to a glorious life on June 1, at the...

Now Hiring in EG: Medical and Vet Techs in High Demand

Now Hiring in EG: Medical and Vet Techs in High Demand

Last updated Thursday, June 17, 2021. Whether you’re looking for a seasonal gig or a new year-round career, full- or part-time, let EG News help you in your job search. Below, we’ve rounded up hiring opportunities in East Greenwich that have been posted to the public...

EG Teens Doing Good: Reese and Maya

EG Teens Doing Good: Reese and Maya

Reese Fahys with her $1,000 donation to the YMCA. When Reese Fahys was named Gatorade’s R.I. Cross Country Player of the Year earlier this spring, she was awarded $1,000. Recently she donated the full amount to the Greater Providence YMCA to provide children in need...

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