Winfield to Historic Preservation Commission: Stop using my driveway

SMITHFIELD – Not in favor of my bill? Don’t use my driveway. After the Smithfield Historic Preservation Commission made arguments against Rep. Thomas Winfield’s proposed bill to disband the Smithfield Land Trust and hand control of it over to the Town Council, he sent a cease and desist letter to... more

Post office rising in Albion

LINCOLN – Work is picking up at 15 School St., where crews are building out the framework for a new Albion post office. The project will be done by this summer, said Jeff Piete, owner of North Smithfield-based contractor Jeff’s Home Improvement, which is doing the construction. Piete said he can’t... more

Proposed solar farm facing pushback from North Smithfield residents

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Close to 75 residents turned out for a public hearing at North Smithfield Middle School Monday night to debate a... more

Expert: Cumberland sports fields need better care

Groups willing to work together for better conditions
CUMBERLAND – An annual maintenance plan making all town athletic fields safer for those using them would cost approximately $52,000... more