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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 11-07-2018

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16 PAWTUCKET NOVEMBER 7-13, 2018 | VALLEY BREEZE | PAWTUCKET EDITION FIRE CHIEF SISSON, center, was joined by Assistant Chief JAY MCLAUGHLIN and firefighter LANCE DUMONT, two men who led the efforts for new emergency vehicles. Behind them is the city's new rescue vehicle. Below is the new pumper truck. City adds new emergency vehicles PAWTUCKET – The Pawtucket Fire Department has supplemented the city's emergency fleet with a new rescue unit and pumper engine. The new vehicles, delivered to the city last Wednesday, Oct. 31, will replace the older Engine 1 and Rescue 2. Both older vehicles will be retained as part of the reserve fleet. "The addition of the new engine company and rescue unit is another step in providing our firefighters with the needed equipment that allows the department to protect the residents of the city of Pawtucket," said Fire Chief William Sisson. The new Engine 1 replaces a 1994 pumper unit at the Columbus Avenue Fire Station 3. Rescue 2 will be replacing a 2013 rescue at the Cottage Street Fire Station and was purchased in part thanks to the Rhode Island Department of Health. Rescue 2 includes a state-of-the-art solar panel powering the instruments in the back of the ambulance. Sisson was joined in the announce- ment by Assistant Chief Jay McLaughlin and firefighter Lance Dumont, the two who led the efforts for the new acquisitions. The rescue will be in use within the next week and the pumper will be added to the fleet by the end of November after it receives a couple of final upgrades and is painted. Fall fairs and holiday bazaars Weekend of Nov. 9-11 12th annual Fall Craft Fair to benefit Angelcat Haven Feline Rescue on Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the North Attleboro Elk's Lodge, 52 Bulfinch St., North Attleboro, Mass. Vendors, craft tables as well as raffles, refreshments and baked goods. Visit www.angel- cathaven.com . Holiday Vendor/Crafter Fair at the Knights of Columbus, 15 Bassett St., North Providence, Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Vendors, kids craft table, raffles and more. Snacks will be available for purchase. Proceeds to benefit C.A.P.S. (Cougar Alumni, Parents and Students). Christmas in the Village at St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Church, 18 Baltic St,, Attleboro, Mass., Friday, 5:30-8:30 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Baked good, handmade items, Gramma's Attic, Grandpa's Tool Shed, jewelry, country store, games of chance, penny social, raffles and more. Breakfast served on Saturday. A visit from Santa and Mrs. Clause on Saturday. Christmas Bazaar at Wilfred Manor, 466 Hunt St., Central Falls, Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Penny social, games, raffles, food and more. Holiday Craft Bazaar at St. Matthew Trinity Lutheran Church, 690 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, Friday, 4-8 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. A bake sale will be held Saturday morning. Parking is plenti- ful on the First and Liberty Street sides. The church is handicapped accessible. Call 401-723-5632. Wednesday, Nov. 14 Holiday Craft Bazaar at the Leon Mathieu Senior Center, 420 Main St., Pawtucket, Wednesday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Crafts, bake sale, gift raffles and more. Call 401-728-7582. Industrial Revolution Quilt Guild meets Nov. 14 PAWTUCKET – A meeting of the Industrial Revolution Quilt Guild will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Smithfield Avenue Congregational Church, 514 Smithfield Ave. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. and the doors will open at 6. Guest for the evening will be Louise Pankiewicz who will give a presentation on making a "Quilt in a Day." She will also have items related to her presentation for sale. The meet- ing is open to the public and new members are welcome. For more information, contact Brenda Devine at 401-272-1278. ACROSS 1. Boat structure 5. Affirmatives 10. From end to end 14. Ancient Syrian city 15. Plant parts 16. Anatomical fea- ture of worms 17. Invests in little enterprises 18. Cuts the skin off 19. Noted child psy- chiatrist 20. Satisfies 22. Take by sips 23. Matched 24. It changed the world 27. U.S. Founding Father Adams 30. Father 31. Swiss river 32. They hold music 35. Spoke 37. Used to write 38. Cold wind 39. More competent 40. Test for high schoolers 41. Mild analgesic 42. Indian industrial city 43. Fellas 44. Short-tailed martens 45. No seats available 46. Golf score 47. A way to sink 48. Type of invest- ment account 49. Songs 52. Type of sword 55. __ King Cole, musician 56. Type of vaccine 60. Site of the Taj Mahal 61. Languished 63. Ethnic group in South China 64. Prevent from seeing 65. Word of farewell 66. Charity given to the poor 67. Chops 68. Swiss capital 69. One point east of southeast DOWN 1. Type of hall 2. Swedish rock group 3. Long, narrow cut 4. Indicating silence 5. Talk at length 6. Wiped away 7. Sweet substance (alt. sp.) 8. Babar is one 9. Soviet Socialist Republic 10. French avant-gar- de composer 11. Commoner 12. Swiss river 13. A single-minded expert 21. Passover feast and ceremony 23. Indie record label (abbr.) 25. Fellow 26. Strong tree 27. Drenches 28. Spindle 29. North Dravidian language 32. Lounges about 33. Preamble 34. Essential for nachos 36. Afternoon bev- erage 37. 007's creator 38. Founder of Babism 40. Music played in open air 41. Profoundly wise men 43. Disfigure 44. Unhappy 46. Prefix denoting "in a" 47. Cotton fabric; satiny finish 49. Closes tightly 50. The lowest point 51. Semitic sun god 52. Grads wear one 53. Phil __, former CIA 54. Fermented rather than distilled 57. Aids digestion 58. Un- stressed-stressed 59. Body part 61. Wonderful 62. Expected at a certain time Answers to this week's crossword puzzle can be found on page 22. 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