Monday, April 1, 2013
The new room will offer many new programs.
Johnston Mayor Joseph Polisena, along with other dignitaries and guests, cut the ribbon recently on a new Wellness Room at the Cherry Hill Manor, reports the Johnston Sunrise. The new room will offer space for several new programs, according to the article, including meditation. Cherry Hill Manor is a Life Care Centers of America skilled nursing facility. The health professionals here provide professional skilled nursing care, as well as speech, occupational and physical therapy services in a residential setting. Skilled care, intermediate care and sub-acute treatment care units are also available on site.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
The Cherry Hill Manor resident passed away on Oct. 7, 2012.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Elvira 'Helen' [Iannelli] Tartaglia, 100, of Simmonsville Ave., Johnston, passed away on Sunday, October 7, 2012 at Cherry Hill Manor, Johnston. She was the beloved wife of the late Giosue “Jess” “Joe” Tartaglia. Born in Cranston, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Philomena (D’Agostino) Iannelli. Mrs. Tartaglia was the devoted mother of Jean Lucier, Marie Feeley and her husband James, John Tartaglia and his wife Lona, all of Johnston and the late George Tartaglia; loving grandmother of 5; loving great-grandmother of 5; and dear sister of Joseph Iannelli of Johnston and the late Mary Marietti, Gloria Izzo, Giacomo, Pasco, George, Anthony and Alesio Iannelli. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian …
Monday, July 30, 2012
The local assisted living facility hosted an event on July 27 that included Mayor Joseph Polisena carrying a symbolic torch down Cherry Hill Road.
Cherry Hill Manor brought a little London home to Johnston on Friday, July 27, with a celebration of the start of the 2012 Olympics. Lt. Gov. Elizabeth Roberts and Mayor Joseph Polisena led a procession of Cherry Hill staffers and residents from the Johnston Police Department, bearing the American flag, a symbolic Olympic torch, and a banner commemorating the event. The accompanying video includes scenes from the walk, as well as excerpts of Lt. Gov. Roberts and Mayor Polisena addressing the seniors, and Activities Director Cheryl Perry describing the work that went into the event.
It's the last Monday of July, 2012, and here are your 5 Things to Know Today.
1. Olympic Fete: The folks at Cherry Hill Manor brought a little London home to Johnston on Friday afternoon with their celebration of Olympics opening day. 2. Some Clouds: Today's forecast is for partly cloudy skies and temps in the low 80s. Copy & repeat for tomorrow, next chance of rain looks like Wednesday night. 3. Straight to Your Inbox: If you're looking to save a little time online, sign up for our email newsletters and get our updates with one click. 4. Promote Your Event: Did you know that JohnstonPatch offers FREE listings for events in the area? It's ridiculously easy to post your celebration, yard sale, fundraiser — or any other get-together that you'd like to promote. 5. Half-Step?: On this date in 2011, we reported that …
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Mayor Joseph Polisena is scheduled to carry a torch from the Johnston Police Department to the assisted living facility to celebrate the start of the 2012 Olympics.
Cherry Hill Manor is scheduled to bring the excitement of the 2012 Olympics from London to Johnston by hosting a celebration on Friday afternoon at 2 pm. As part of the event, Mayor Joseph Polisena is planning to carry a torch from the Johnston Police Department, down Cherry Hill Road to the assisted living facility. "I was honored [to be asked] — I'm far from an Olympian, that's for sure, but I do get my exercise," Polisena explained during an interview at Town Hall. "I don't know if I'll be running, but I'll be walking quite quickly — I'm looking forward to it." Polisena also complimented Cherry Hill for hosting a local event to honor the competition. "I think it's nice — it just goes to show you that the people make this town a great …
Tuesday, July 3, 2012
The Providence resident passed away at Cherry Hill Manor on July 1, 2012.
Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Teolinda "Linda" (Liberatore) Pitocco, 90, of Providence, passed away on Sunday, July 1, 2012 surrounded by her loving family by her side, at Cherry Hill Manor in Johnston. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph Pitocco. Linda was born in Caserta, Italy, a daughter of the late Alderigio and Carmela (Cinotti) Liberatore. Mrs. Pitocco was employed as a sewing machine operator at Brite Manufacturing for 25 years. She also was a cook for the Diocese of Providence, where she prepared meals for several churches in the Diocese. Linda was also the 1st President of the Santa Maria di Prata Woman’s Auxiliary. She is survived by her loving children, Maria Pitocco of Providence; Mario Pitocco of North Providence; John, Gloria and the late …
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
The Cherry Hill Manor resident passed away on May 21.
Anna J. (Castelli) Vennettillo, 101, passed away peacefully on Monday May 21, 2012 at Cherry Hill Manor, Johnston in the company of her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late Silvio Vennettillo. Born in Johnston, she was the daughter of the late Isadore and Rose (Carlino) Castelli and stepdaughter of the late Mariano Castelli. She is survived by her loving children, Florence Castelli, with whom she lived, of Cranston, and Rose Porreca of Smithfield; She was the grandmother of seven, and great grandmother of ten. She was the sister of the late Amelia and Vincenza Castelli and step-sister of the late Americo and Italo Castelli. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday at 9 am in St. …
Thursday, May 17, 2012
The Johnston native and Cherry Hill Manor resident passed away on May 16, 2012.
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Catherine M. (Antonelli) Iozzi, 94, formerly of Grand View Avenue, Johnston, passed away on Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at Cherry Hill Manor. She was the beloved wife of the late Frank Iozzi. Born in Johnston, she was the daughter of the late Luigi and Giovanina (Campopiano) Antonelli. Catherine was a quality control inspector at Mine Safety Company in Smithfield for many years before retiring. She was the dear sister of the late Robert F., Joseph, Anthony, Frank, Salvato and Ralph C. Antonelli and Rose Marchetti. She was the loving aunt of several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Her funeral will be held on Saturday at 9 a.m. from the Nardolillo Funeral Home & Crematory, 1278 Park Ave., Cranston, followed by a Mass of …
Thursday, May 26, 2011
Wishes Under Wrap won Small Business of the Year; Cherry Hill Manor repeats as Community Service of the Year winner.
Wishes Under Wrap and Cherry Hill Manor, both Johnston businesses, were presented as model businesses within the small business community at the May 25 North Central Chamber of Commerce “Night of Rising Stars.” Cherry Hill Manor, for the second year in a row, was honored with the community service award, given to a business for distinction in providing a local community with an invaluable service for its residents. Joanne Clukey, the director of marketing for Cherry Hill Manor accepted the award on behalf of the business. “It is a great honor, especially since this is our second year in a row," Clukey said. "This is a nice validation, and we are so happy that our community-based building is recognized for its achievements.” Small Business…
Monday, May 16, 2011
Craft for teens at Mohr; youth soccer sign-up; blood drive in town; drop-in at PCM; and today in history: the closest 3-way Presidential race.
Bring That Manilow CD: That's what students in grade 6 to 12 will be using to make sun catchers today at Mohr Library at 3 p.m. Booters Welcome: The Johnston Parks and Recreation Department is starting youth soccer registration today during business hours. Is the next Pele in your house? Roll Up Your Sleeve: Today's blood drive listing is "all that way" down Cherry Hill Road at Cherry Hill Manor from 4 to 7 p.m. Give a pint, save someone's life — pretty easy equation, isn't it? Drop In And Play: Providence Children's Museum hosts Play and Learn drop-in program for kids 2 to 4 from 10 a.m. to noon. Admission is $8.5o; you can also contact local libraries to see if they have passes that lower the cost to $2. A Dead Heat: That's what was …