Monthly Archives: April 2014

Eli Dunn outside his 40 Market St. kitchen.

Eli’s Kitchen celebrates art of dining local

Eli’s Kitchen celebrates art of dining local

Eli Dunn grew up in Seekonk, in the same building where his mom ran Phoebe’s Fish and Chips for many years. He’s 36 now, and as he prepares to open his own restaurant on Market Street, he’s taking inspiration from his mother’s style and philosophy of cooking and hospitality. “She was farming organically before it

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Philomena Puniello, 95, Bristol

Mrs. Philomena (Cupolo) Puniello, 95, of Bristol Woods Drive, Bristol, died Sunday, April 27 at the Grace Barker Nursing Center, Warren, surrounded by her loving family.  She was the wife of the late Dominick Puniello. Born in Bristol and a lifelong resident, she was a daughter of the late Antonio and Nevina (Marabello) Cupolo. Ms.

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Margaret Emery, 88, Bristol

Mrs. Margaret Marilyn (McManus) Emery, 88, of Bristol, and formerly of Summit, NJ, died in the loving arms of her three daughters on Sunday, April 27. Born in West Orange, NJ, she was the daughter of the late Philip and Catherine (McMulkin) McManus. As a first-generation American, she proudly served in the United States Navy

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Louis G. DaSilva, 75, Bristol

Mr. Luis G. DaSilva, 75, of Union Street, Bristol, died Monday, April 28, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband Maria C. (Moitoso) DaSilva, his wife of 53 years. Born in the Azores, he was a son of the late Rogerio and Maria C. (Cortazon) DaSilva. Mr. DaSilva worked as

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Barrington roadway marked with ‘satanic symbol’ and candles

A resident telephoned Barrington police early Tuesday morning, April 22, after spotting something that looked like satanic worship symbols. The resident dialed the police at about 6:45 a.m. and told the dispatcher someone had spray-painted a pentagram — it was referred to as a black magic symbol or satanic star in the police report —

The Prudence Island Ferry at the Bristol landing on Thames Street.

Which ferry company will dock at Bristol landing?

BRISTOL — Prudence Island Ferry’s lease for the Town of Bristol’s dock expires in less than seven weeks, yet it’s still unclear what ferry service will be using the landing going forward. Both Prudence Island Ferry owner Bruce Medley and a competing service, A&R Marine Corp., have been talking with Bristol officials in hopes of securing


Photos: Martin Middle School bests Riverside in baseball duel

Martin Middle School bests Riverside, 6-2, in a baseball duel between the two East Providence middle schools at Piece field on a chilly Tuesday afternoon. Both teams wore their new uniforms for the occasion. Martin in a cobalt-blue and Riverside brandishing Townie red. Rosters of both teams are below. Martin Middle School: Ryan Wood Robbie