For one local veteran, a chance encounter leads to a helping hand

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BURRILLVILLE – For Jeff and Linda Therrien, the past year has been tough. On Jan. 15, Jeff, a U.S. Coast Guard veteran, was diagnosed with transverse myelitis, a neurological disorder affecting the spinal cord and causing muscle weakness and paralysis. Symptoms of the disease began in his feet and... more

‘Miles of Fortune’

Cumberland woman earns world championship horse show title
CUMBERLAND – According to Cumberland equestrian Nancy Andreano, her 10-year-old gelding named Miles of Fortune “wants to be a show horse.” “He’s like a little pistol,” Andreano says of Miles prancing into the arena. “He loves doing victory passes.” In October, Miles did a victory lap in every class... more

Gizzarelli requests recount in council race

SMITHFIELD – Just 14 votes shy of winning a seat on the Smithfield Town Council, candidate Albert Gizzarelli, and independent,... more

Council approves new ordinance governing local towing

CUMBERLAND – Local leaders last week approved a new ordinance regulating how tow companies operate on behalf of the town and its... more