CUMBERLAND – Members of the McCourt Middle School softball team will be holding a car wash on Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the lot of Freedom Bank, 2152 Mendon Road. Funds raised... more
But overall, the unified district is making progress, says Chairman Lemois
CUMBERLAND - It was three years ago when consultant Don Jacobs described all four of the town's fire stations in need of serious upgrades.
Now, just ahead of the Cumberland Fire Committee's first... more
CUMBERLAND - A version of the charter school funding resolution that's making the rounds of area school committees and town councils is heading for Cumberland's Town Council agenda on May 6 - over... more
CUMBERLAND - In partnership with the Cumberland Land Trust and the Pawtucket Water Supply Board, the town is contributing $20,000 toward the purchase of 16 long and narrow lots of open space land... more
CUMBERLAND - Town Council member Art Lambi is asking the Cumberland Safety Complex Location Committee to consider reducing the size of the proposed facility by building just a police station.
And he... more
CUMBERLAND - The legislation that created the unified Cumberland Fire District calls for a budget schedule similar to the way the Town Council adopts its annual budget with two public hearings and... more
Annual award honors murdered teacher
CUMBERLAND - Seniors who will be pursuing an education in the arts are invited to apply for a scholarship given in memory of a Cumberland High School dance teacher murdered in 1981.
Dan Pedro,... more
CUMBERLAND - Blaze Fitness in Cumberland provides a gym-like atmosphere without the gym crowds, says owner Eddie Fulton, a former personal trainer at Fore Court Racquet & Fitness Club.
CUMBERLAND - The Cumberland Public Library's Summer Reading Program is just around the corner, and librarians are looking to make this year's superhero theme exciting by having local artist share... more
CUMBERLAND - The Cumberland Senior Center is inviting citizens to its May Breakfast on Friday, May 1, at 10 a.m.
The free meal of French toast and sausage will be catered by Mickey G's.
Meet Mayor... more
WOONSOCKET - The Ocean State Prevention Alliance in collaboration with the Cumberland, Lincoln, North Smithfield, Pawtucket and Woonsocket prevention coalitions is hosting a community forum about... more
CUMBERLAND - Relay for Life of Cumberland announces that its annual event to benefit the American Cancer Society will be held this year at Diamond Hill Park, 4097 Diamond Hill Road, on Saturday and... more
CUMBERLAND - A fundraising reception will be held in honor of Mayor William Murray on Monday, April 27, at Angelo's Venue 131, at 131 Mendon Road, 6-8 p.m., his campaign team announces.
The suggested... more
CUMBERLAND ¬?- Cumberland High School's Clef Singers recently received a Superior rating at the annual High School Choral Festival sponsored by the Rhode Island chapter of the American Choral... more
CUMBERLAND - The Office of Children, Youth and Learning and Books Are Wings are co-hosting a children's book drive May 1-June 12. It's part of a statewide effort led by the United Way of Rhode Island... more
CUMBERLAND - Franklin Farm's Allotment Garden program has spaces available for residents who would like to have their own organic vegetable garden at the farm. Residents will get a 3-by-30-foot... more
CUMBERLAND - Lafayette Lodge, 680 Nate Whipple Highway, is holding an all-you-can-eat breakfast this Saturday, April 25, from 7 to 11 a.m.
The cost is $7 for adults and $5 for children younger than... more
CUMBERLAND - St. Aidan Senior Citizen Group will hold its installation banquet on Friday, May 1, at Twelve Acres in Smithfield. Entertainment will be provided by Polka Paul. Doors will open at 11 a.m... more
Across Rhode Island, restaurants on April 30 will be helping to support AIDS Project RI by participating in the "Dining Out for Life."
During the day next Thursday, certain restaurants have agreed... more