Two local schools were chosen to receive classroom innovation grants totaling $4,000 from the Rhode Island Foundation, a move that will benefit students at B.F. Norton Elementary in Cumberland and... more
CUMBERLAND – Cumberland High School has once again expanded its Advanced Placement course options, pushing further an initiative to offer technology and manufacturing pathways.
CHS has also become... more
Woonsocket's Globe Park Elementary School reopens after closure to contain suspected norovirus outbreak
WOONSOCKET – Minor outbreaks happen every year, but this winter, stomach bugs believed to be caused by norovirus appear to be on the rise in Rhode Island, shutting down several elementary schools in... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Fire Committee will hold a 2017 “round table” special meeting this Saturday, Jan. 21, at 9:15 a.m. in the Cumberland Public Library Community Room.
This is an open meeting... more
Patricia Brown, former owner of the Silver Top Diner, continues to contend she owns the right to the name Silver Top and demands that news reports refer to it as the dining car formerly called the... more
A story in The Breeze last week said that the old Silver Top Diner is being rehabbed in space behind the Honeywell building in Cranston. The building is now owned by Brad Dean and Dean Warehouse, and... more
The Rhode Island Building Industry Scholarship Fund is now accepting applications.
Any Rhode Island resident who is unable to provide full payment of tuition or other costs for courses related to... more
CUMBERLAND – Cumberland High School’s Class of 1967 is planning its 50th reunion on Friday, June 16, at the Twelve Acres Restaurant in Smithfield.
The reunion committee is reaching out to former... more
CUMBERLAND – The following students have been named to the first trimester honor roll at Mercymount Country Day School.
High Honors: Abigail Daley, Ryann Spencer, Mia Zona
Honors: Pratham... more
Katherine Erickson, of Cumberland, qualified for the fall dean’s list at Belmont University. She is the daughter of David and Patricia Erickson and a 2016 graduate of Cumberland High School. She is... more
CUMBERLAND – The Arnold Mills Community House will hold in-person registration for its winter session of classes on Saturday, Jan. 21, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. AMCH is located at the junction of... more
CUMBERLAND – There will be a free Family & Friends CPR Class for adults in the Children’s Room of the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, on Saturday, Jan. 28, from 2 to 4:30 p.m... more
CUMBERLAND – Children are invited to brush up on their reading skills tonight, Thursday, Jan. 19, by reading with a therapy dog who loves to listen to stories in the Children’s Room of the Cumberland... more
CUMBERLAND – The Children’s Room of the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, is now hosting its Winter Storytime through Wednesday, Feb. 22.
Storytimes are all drop-in, no registration... more
CUMBERLAND – Second Stage Studio, in partnership with the Rhode Island International Film Festival, presents “Highlights from the 2016 International Film Festival – Films With An Edge” tonight,... more