I've seen plenty of great speeches by great coaches, both in the movies and in real life, but none have gotten me choked up quite like the one given by Coach Dave Belisle after his Cumberland Americans bowed out of the Little League World Series. In a world where many coaches want to prove how... more
A wise man once said, “never pick a fight with someone who buys ink by the barrel.”
The source of the quote is disputed, and the message can be both liberating and cringe-worthy for journalists. Professional integrity requires that journalists strive to rise above the political infighting and... more
Confirming what the Cumberland School Committee already knows, a researcher with Bradley Hasbro Children's Research Center has published a study linking later school start times to "improved sleep and mood in teens."
The article, “Later School Start Time is Associated with Improved Sleep and... more
The "My Old School" film about the now-closed Woonsocket High/Middle School has gained it's $4,000 in funding needed for a premiere, according the the Kickstarter website. An e-mail was sent to backers Tuesday.
Filmmakers Scott Gabrielson and Jason Allard will hold the premiere Saturday night, Oct... more