DiModica: ‘Nightmare’ scenario for school field trips

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CUMBERLAND – Local schools are about out of options when it comes to dealing with new state guidance prohibiting charging students for field trips, putting those trips for the 2019-2020 school year... more

Cumberland High School announces fourth quarter honor roll

CUMBERLAND – The following students have been named to the Cumberland High School fourth quarter honor roll. Grade 12 High Honors: Julia Andrade, John Andrews, Isabel Arribas, Emily Bennett, Adam... more

Champi: Deficiencies along Diamond Hill being resolved

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CUMBERLAND – The initial repaving of Diamond Hill Road last week came up short of the expected standards, town officials confirmed, but they say contractor D’Ambra Construction is working to resolve... more

A work in progress: Berkeley Oval field set to reopen soon

CUMBERLAND – A town with an ongoing space crunch on its fields will soon get some relief. Improvements at the Berkeley Oval on Martin Street, being done as a partnership between the Cumberland... more

All-girl Scout troop takes first camping trip

CUMBERLAND – Last week, Troop 1 Arnold Mills in Cumberland, which celebrated its centennial this year, sent its newly formed, first-ever girls troop to Camp Yawgoog for a week of camping and scouting... more

Hess set to leave Cumberland School Committee, will need to be replaced

CUMBERLAND – Stephen Hess, a School Committee member since 2017 who won re-election in an unopposed race last fall, is selling his Cumberland home and moving to Florida. School Committee Chairman... more

Ciolino enters Plebe Summer at U.S. Naval Academy

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Stephen Ciolino, a graduate of Cumberland High School, was inducted into the Naval Academy Class of 2023 on June 27, and will begin six weeks of basic midshipman training as part of... more

Hummus products recalled because of listeria concerns

The Rhode Island Department of Health is advising consumers that Pita Pal Foods is recalling certain hummus products due to listeria monocytogenes concerns. The products were made between May 30,... more

Bison burgers and ground bison recalled

The Rhode Island Department of Health is advising consumers that Northfork Bison Distributions is recalling bison burgers and ground bison because they have the potential to be contaminated with E.... more