Hundreds of Christmas trees were illuminated last Sunday for Cumberland’s Winter Wonderland at the Cumberland Monastery. (Valley Breeze photo by Ethan Shorey)
NORTH ATTLEBORO — Funeral services are planned Saturday at St. Jude Church for Lukasz Prokop, 31, the Cumberland man killed Sunday night after his car crashed into a tree on Route 95 south.
With the stroke of President Obama's presidential pen, Rhode Island is now home to America's newest national historical park. Obama on Friday signed U.S. Senator Jack Reed’s legislation, the... more
Family still holding out hope for a cure
CUMBERLAND - A year ago, the Geraghty family was preparing for the holidays just like they always did, unaware of the deep, life-altering trouble to come.
On Dec. 2, 2013, David Geraghty began... more
Percussion equipment is the first step
CUMBERLAND - Some remember: The center of Tucker Field, decked out in blue and white, the Cumberland High School marching band stands at attention, instruments shimmering beneath the stadium lights.... more
CUMBERLAND - The growing workload of Cumberland school district's communications consultant has resulted in a new contract that calls for extended hours and an increased paycheck starting July 1.... more
CUMBERLAND - The number of ESL students in need of intervention has continued to increase, says Supt. Phil Thornton, even after implementing additional teacher support for the district.
CUMBERLAND - Come March, Cumberland High School senior Chase Boni will be taking in the sights and sounds of our nation's capital after being chosen to represent Rhode Island as a student delegate.... more
CUMBERLAND - Daniel McCarthy, a Cumberland High School graduate, Class of 2009, and 2013 Rhode Island College summa cum laude graduate in justice studies with a minor in sociology, has been awarded... more
CUMBERLAND - The following students have been named to the first quarter honor roll at Cumberland High School.
High Honors: Ronald Alexander, Madeline Andrews, John Bauer, Amamda Bernier,... more
The Teens for Jeans campaign is collecting new, used and damaged jeans at the locations listed in last week's story, not just unused jeans like previously reported by The Valley Breeze.
Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 120 Nate Whipple Highway, Cumberland
Dec. 24, Christmas Eve - Children's pageant with holy Eucharist at 4 p.m.; Contemporary service with music by Hymns & Hers and holy... more
CUMBERLAND - Emmanuel Episcopal Church rectors are reminding residents that a special contemplative service of remembrance and healing will be held on Friday, Dec. 19, 7-8 p.m., for all who find the... more
PROVIDENCE - The Adventist Youth Ministries of the Seventh Day Adventists holds its leadership congress at the Rhode Island Convention Center the weekend of Jan. 23-25. Early registration is... more
CUMBERLAND - The Friends Bookstore at Cumberland Public Library's Hayden Center has announced the winners of its Anime figurine raffle.
Abby Weiner and Maria Lage, both of Cumberland, have won. The... more
LINCOLN - Families are invited to see the holiday classic "The Polar Express" at the Lincoln Public Library on Monday, Dec. 22, at 6 p.m.
Hot cocoa and cookies will be served. The program is for all... more
WOONSOCKET - The YWCA Rhode Island at 514 Blackstone St. is displaying a Mitten Tree from now until Jan. 10. All donations of mittens, gloves, hats, scarves, socks and other warm clothing are... more