CUMBERLAND – A Massachusetts developer is proposing a major overhaul of one of the region’s giant textile mills with the goal of installing apartments, a restaurant where diners can overlook the... more
CUMBERLAND – Two Cumberland residents, Andres Mena, 27, of 15 Valley Stream Drive and Paolo Parra, 36, also of 15 Valley Stream Drive, are facing charges for possession of more than five kilos of... more
CUMBERLAND – It was the kind of idyllic honeymoon that dreams are made of. After a week in Bermuda, John and Anita (Genest) Finan hopped in their 1940 Ford Deluxe and drove to Canada, meandering... more
CUMBERLAND – The town’s first solar farm, a privately operated enterprise described as a “vast array of solar panels” is being proposed on a 30-acre lot of open land near the corner of West Wrentham... more
CUMBERLAND – A school budget plan first shared with the public in mid-March may have finally wrapped up last week with many of Supt. Bob Mitchell’s new requests included.
School Committee members... more
CUMBERLAND – There are 13 suggested zoning changes listed in the 2016 Cumberland Comprehensive Plan adopted just this past month by the Town Council.
And the first of those – to allow multi-family... more
CUMBERLAND – A fire board election that’s unexpectedly running without rules this year – including no requirement to file election spending reports – is prompting the board’s chairman, Bruce Lemois,... more
CUMBERLAND – The town’s new high school, the Blackstone Valley Prep Mayoral Academy High School at 15 Jones St., is on track for a September 2017 opening following initial master plan approval by the... more
By BRITTANY BALLANTYNE, Valley Breeze Staff Writer
CUMBERLAND – Cumberland’s Blaine Grenon continues to beat the odds after he turned 21 on Monday despite living with Menkes disease – a condition where life expectancy is typically less than 10 years... more
CUMBERLAND – David Chenevert, who previously served a decade on the Town Council, says he’s “excited to be back in the political arena” as a candidate for House District 52.
Said Chenevert in a... more
CUMBERLAND – Daniel Pedro, who is running for the open at-large seat on the School Committee, said in a statement this week, “I am confident my experience as an educator and former Cumberland School... more
Jill Rossi of Cumberland was inducted into Emmanuel College’s circle of Omicron Delta Kappa, a national leadership honor society.
Forrest Beaulieu graduated summa cum laude from the University of... more
ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Salvatore Ciolino, a graduate of Cumberland High School, was inducted into the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2020 on June 30, and began six weeks of basic midshipman training as part... more
CUMBERLAND – Calvin Presbytarian Church, 126 Angell Road, invites families to register for Vacation Bible School, taking place from July 25 to 29.
The program is free. Children in preschool (3-years-... more
CUMBERLAND – Learn how to code at the Cumberland Public Library on Thursday, July 28, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. This career-building – and just plain fun – event will give participants the ability to build... more
CUMBERLAND – Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, will host a Family Bingo event for children 4-12 and their families on Thursday, July 28, at 6 p.m in the Children’s Room.
This 45-... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Public Library is collecting canned dog and cat food to give to Cumberland’s Animal Shelter from Monday, June 21 to Friday, Aug. 12.
The pet food collection is running... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Library Board of Trustees will meet Monday, July 25 at 5:30 p.m. in the Conference Room of the library.
Individuals requesting interpreter service for the hearing impaired... more