Bob Siple Is EGPD’s New Deputy Chief

Bob Siple Is EGPD’s New Deputy Chief

Siple has been with the department since 1984 It was former Police Chief Tom Coyle who set Bob Siple on the path that has now taken him to second in command at the East Greenwich Police Department. Siple, who was recently named deputy chief following the retirement of...

Field Hockey: EG Notches 1-0 Win Over NK

Field Hockey: EG Notches 1-0 Win Over NK

This game was action-packed, with both East Greenwich and North Kingstown playing their hearts out but in the end, EG finished on top, 1-0. The lone goal came in the first quarter, by Margaret Neville, assisted by Alex Mega.  Most of the action took place in the North...

Hot Tip: EG News Knows How to Party!

Hot Tip: EG News Knows How to Party!

Thanks to everyone who turned out for our first-ever in-person fundraiser Third time was a charm. EG News first planned to hold a bar fundraiser in April 2020 ('nuff said!). Then we aimed for early August, but the indoor venue just didn't seem right once the Delta...

Now Hiring in EG: Childcare Workers in High Demand

Now Hiring in EG: Childcare Workers in High Demand

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 within the last 7 days, including...

A Tasty ‘Taste of EG’ Stroll

A Tasty ‘Taste of EG’ Stroll

Above: The lines for Rasa (below) and Raku Sakuru across the street were each so long they extended across Main Street, passing each other. The one-week delay did not appear to dampen appetites on Main Street Thursday evening, when many venues set up on the sidewalk...

Plugged In

Plugged In

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal provided information pertaining to how Instagram was having a deleterious effect on teens (especially girls). While many have been concerned about the amount of screentime young people are engaging with, this particular...

Obituary: Linda Erickson, 79

Obituary: Linda Erickson, 79

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. Linda E.(Magnuson) Erickson passed away unexpectedly on September 15, at the age...

Obituary: Lillian Allen, 99

Obituary: Lillian Allen, 99

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. Lillian L. Allen, 99, of North Kingstown, died peacefully at home surrounded by...

Obituary: Kimberly Markarian, 61

Obituary: Kimberly Markarian, 61

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. Kimberly A. (Chrones) Markarian, 61, entered eternal life after 37 months battling...

EG Football: Bested by Cumberland, 12-7

EG Football: Bested by Cumberland, 12-7

Above: EG's Jonah Hill scores in the first quarter. The EGHS Varsity Football team traveled to Tucker Field in Cumberland Friday night for its first official game of the fall Division I season. The team held their own against the Clippers until the fourth quarter...

Boys Soccer: SK Beats EG, 2-0

Boys Soccer: SK Beats EG, 2-0

Above: Carson Paull #16 with a header. This game was end-to-end action, with both teams playing well. It all came down to attempts made and goals in. SK ended on top 2 to 0. “Other than two mistakes that we made on free kicks, we played very well defensively against...

‘Savor EG’ Goes Deckside at EG Yacht Club

‘Savor EG’ Goes Deckside at EG Yacht Club

14 local restaurants will be offering tastings to kick off the 2021 EG Restaurant Week Savor EG returns to the East Greenwich Yacht Club Tuesday, Thursday, Sept. 23 – a welcome return after a one-year pandemic-forced hiatus. Much of the event will be held outdoors, on...

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