CUMBERLAND – Cumberland Finance Director Brian Silvia has found a new position closer to home. Silvia will begin his new duties as treasurer for the city of Warwick – where he lives – in the near... more
School will launch first high school group in state
CUMBERLAND – Technology is taking flight at Cumberland High School.
CHS students will be the first in the state to make up the High School Drone Racing League of New England, or HS DRONE, for short,... more
CUMBERLAND – Cumberland Town Hall got a new sign last week made of carved granite to complement the granite foundation and massive front stairs of the 122-year-old building.
Simple and formal in its... more
Community rallies around Kilby family
CUMBERLAND – The tenacity of one Cumberland family is being tested, as a teen recovers at Boston Children’s Hospital from a bone marrow transplant, and the Cumberland community rallies around them.... more
Students incorporating design, engineering into art projects
CUMBERLAND – Cumberland High School students in Lauren Scotto’s sculpture class are taking what she calls “baby steps” toward combining art and design with engineering.
With the help of Michael Stead... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Happy Basket Program is teaming up with Toys for Tots, sponsored by the U.S. Marine Corps Foundation, to provide more than 400 Cumberland children with gifts for the... more
Former Uncle Ronnie’s flower store blooming once more
CUMBERLAND – Looking around at her new workplace, Kristen Medeiros says, “You have no idea how awesome my job is.”
“I come in, and I smell the roses every day – and I wish everybody else could, too... more
CUMBERLAND – Cumberland natives Bryan Roberts and Ryan Buttie, entrepreneurs of Luminous Creative Agency, met with Lt. Gov. Dan McKee to talk about challenges small businesses face across Rhode... more
CUMBERLAND – The Lighting of the Green, an Arnold Mills tradition that dates back decades, continues this Sunday, Dec. 11, at 6 p.m at the North Cumberland fire station.
Capt. Craig Emerson, who... more
CUMBERLAND – The Sisters of Mercy Northeast Community congratulated 17 sisters in the state who are celebrating “Jubilee anniversaries” this year, according to a release.
The women were honored at... more
CUMBERLAND – A Cumberland family is collecting unwrapped toys, stockings and gift cards for patients at Hasbro Children’s Hospital through Saturday, Dec. 17.
Marianne Grimes and Blaine Grenon of... more
CUMBERLAND – The holidays can be a difficult time of year for those who have lost a loved one or who have difficult family situations, so Calvin Presbyterian Church, 126 Angell Road, will be having a... more
CUMBERLAND – The following students have been named to the first quarter honor roll at Cumberland High School.
High Honors: Joshua D. Borczynski, Kelly L. Bouchard, Mikayla R. Bowerfind,... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland High School Clef Singers will perform their annual holiday concert at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, on Wednesday, Dec. 21, beginning at 7:30 p.m.... more
CUMBERLAND – Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the holidays and try Laughter Yoga for Holiday Stress Relief, which promises “no awkward poses or strenuous exercises.” The class is on... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, is offering an afterschool program called Workshop Wednesdays every week. Each session will run from 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the library’... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Special Education Advisory Committee will meet on Monday, Dec. 12, at the Cumberland Public Library, Hayden Center, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, beginning at 6 p.m. All... more
CUMBERLAND – St. John Vianney Seniors will meet in the church hall, 3609 Diamond Hill Road, to celebrate Christmas on Wednesday, Dec. 21.
A turkey dinner will be served at noon. John Walmsley will... more
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