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Just Sold: Another Week of Steady Home Sales 

By Patti DePriest A property report of the homes purchased in East Greenwich, Cowesett and Potowomut from July 17 to 23. 80 Red Barn Lane, EG Date: 7/17/14 Sale Price: $553,000 Seller: Stephane Cazeault and A. Bernardin Style: Colonial Approx. Total Living Area: 3,480 sq. ft. Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 2.2 291 Tillinghast Road, EG Date:…

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Today In EG: The Great Baldini

The bigger boys of summer, at Academy Field Tuesday evening. Recycling is OFF; yard waste pickup is ON (yard waste is being picked up every other week through September). For the full 2014 pickup schedule, click here. Wednesday, July 23 Municipal Court: A morning session. Town Hall, 9 a.m. The Great Baldini: The Great Baldini,…

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Enrollment Jumps At EG Schools; Some Students Moved

After several years of modest enrollment increases, the East Greenwich School District is looking at a significant hike in numbers this September. For some families, that means their children will have to attend a different elementary school then their neighborhood would normally dictate. Since the 2010-11 school year, the total increase in the number of…

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EG Teen Swims From Europe to Asia, Again

The annual Save the Bay 1.7 mile swim took place last Saturday – no small accomplishment for the 500 or so swimmers who took part. But, around the world in Turkey, more than 1,600 participants – including a 15-year-old East Greenwich boy – swam from Europe to Asia in the 26th Annual Bosphorus Cross Continental Race. EGHS junior…

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Obituary: Geoffrey Bobroff, 70

Geoffrey H. Bobroff, a leading consultant to the investment company industry, died unexpectedly Saturday night. According to a family spokesperson, the cause was an apparent heart attack. Mr. Bobroff was the principal employee of Bobroff Consulting, Inc., located in East Greenwich. Mr. Bobroff held various positions in the investment management industry in a career that…

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Obituary: Annamae Sceery, 87

  Annamae Sceery, 87, peacefully passed away July 17, surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Richard H. Sceery, Sr; her children: Maryann DeSista (Robert), Claudia S. Divoll (Peter), Richard H. Sceery, Jr., Sarah Lynn Thompson (John) and Christopher J. Sceery (Jody); 13 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.…