Breeze Blogs

Ethan Shorey

A recount in the at-large race for Pawtucket City Council Tuesday confirmed that Thomas Hodge was the third-place winner and Al Vitali Jr. was out. Incumbent Hodge gained 38 votes in the recount, and Vitali gained 40, leaving the incumbent Vitali just 28 votes shy of third place. Newcomer Sandra... more

Sandy Seoane

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

Marcia Green

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

Tom Ward

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