EG Celebrates Veterans Day 

EG Celebrates Veterans Day 

Above: EGHS student Nick Pomeroy plays the taps during the wreath laying as members of American Legion Post 15 salute. Photos and story by Sophia Aigner For Roger Forsythe, who served in the military in Iraq different times between 2004 and 2011, Veterans Day means a...
Police Log: Veal Heist; Dog Attack

Police Log: Veal Heist; Dog Attack

By Elizabeth F. McNamara Monday, Oct. 21 8:28 a.m. – A caller told police there was late-night work going on behind her residence at Greene Industries. Police found someone may have moved a large payloader out of the way but nothing else was tampered with. 12:20 p.m....
RICAS Test Results Up Over Last Year

RICAS Test Results Up Over Last Year

By Elizabeth F. McNamara Results of the East Greenwich schools 2019 RICAS exams showed improvement overall compared with 2018, the first year the tests were implemented, according to an analysis of the data available on the state Department of Education’s website...
One Man’s War Story, Part 2

One Man’s War Story, Part 2

Above: German Submarine U-873 crew members surrender, including the commander, KPTLT Friedrich Steinhoff (standing front row, far right, wearinga turtleneck). By Bruce Mastracchio  If you haven’t read Part 1 yet, you can find it here. The East Greenwich man, Edward...
This Week in EG Real Estate: Handful of New Homes

This Week in EG Real Estate: Handful of New Homes

Above: 85 Red Barn Lane. Data is compiled via Riliving.com as of Friday, 11/8/19, 3 p.m. Properties are in East Greenwich unless notated by an * indicating the Warwick section of 02818.  All information may be subject to change. Here’s what’s happening this week, from...

EG Dentist Charged With Molesting Child

A statewide grand jury indicted Maria Asciolla of Jamestown on four counts of first-degree child molestation earlier this week. Asciolla, 57, operates a dental practice at 880 Main Street in East Greenwich.  She is alleged to have committed sexual acts with a boy...
Consultant to Help With Superintendent Search

Consultant to Help With Superintendent Search

By Sophia Aigner The East Greenwich School Committee advanced its search for a new superintendent Tuesday night, selecting J.E. Consulting to assist in finding a permanent replacement for Supt. Victor Mercurio, who resigned in September and will be leaving in...