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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 04-07-2021

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4 PAWTUCKET APRIL 7-13, 2021 | VALLEY BREEZE | PAWTUCKET EDITION BREEZE PHOTOS BY CHARLES LAWRENCE GRAYSON OLIVEIRA, 2, of Pawtucket, above, hunts for Easter eggs among the many books in the Children's Room at the Pawtucket Public Library last Saturday. At left, KENZIE MORRIS, 5, of Pawtucket, holds up one of the many Easter eggs she found. journey when I return to the Bucket after time away," said Pawtucket native Gabe Amo, newly appointed deputy director of the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs at the White House. "Thank you, Auntie Ama. You will be greatly missed." Amponsah, 62, a Woodlawn cor- nerstone and owner of Ama's Variety on Main Street, died on Easter Sunday, which was also her birthday. City Council President David Moran said it's terribly sad that she didn't have a chance to follow through on her plans to bring that helping hand to a larger platform, as she had so many ideas for what she wanted to accomplish on the council after winning election by two votes last fall. "She was always there to support people and help people," he said. "She was one of a kind, and this is a huge loss for the city, a huge void on the council. She just wanted to make people's lives better, which she never got a chance to do on the council." Moran said Amponsah was the personification of someone who doesn't have a mean bone in their body. Even those who didn't know her all that well have broken down crying this week, he said, showing just what a profound influence she had. Sandra Cano, local senator and life- long city resident, said the city lost "a warrior, a beautiful soul, a woman of faith and full of love, a role model for the community, a true public servant, AMA From Page One See AMPONSAH, Page 7 Do you know someone celebrating a May Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for MAY will be printed on April 29, 2021. Forms should be received by The Valley Breeze by Friday, April 23, 2021. 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