CUMBERLAND – Three teachers at Blackstone Valley Prep Mayoral Academy High School were fired Tuesday after administrators say they made “disrespectful and disparaging comments” about students and... more
CUMBERLAND – The town’s services and schools are stressed by rapid growth.
Its open space, traffic circulation, and quality of life are challenged.
And its urban villages are suffering from a loss... more
CUMBERLAND – Earl Wood, a 12-year veteran of the School Committee who’d been defeated in 2012, was returned to the board last week by Town Council members filling the District 2 opening created when... more
CUMBERLAND – School Committee members voted Thursday to rescind a bid award to Johnson Paving and formally advertise for sealed bids on the Community Elementary School paving project after members... more
CUMBERLAND - The Cumberland Fire District has mailed its 2016 fire tax bills, says Diane Karolyshyn, district finance director.
The tax rate for 2016 has been lowered from last year’s rate of $2.14... more
CUMBERLAND – Coventry’s tax assessor and a licensed Realtor Tom Kane, announced this week he’ll be running for one of the two at-large seats on the Town Council.
At-large councilors represent the... more
CUMBERLAND – Cumberland High School graduate Elyssa Sena, who was chosen as the Distinguished Young Woman of Rhode Island, will participate in the 59th Distinguished Young Women National Finals, in... more
CUMBERLAND – For the first time, Cumberland High School held a charity 5K where the donated proceeds benefited a CHS grad.
Alyssa Silva, who graduated in 2008, is the founder of Working on Walking.... more
CUMBERLAND – The Saturday Brunch Bunch Toastmasters club will hold its next meeting and installation of officers this Saturday morning, June 25, from 9:20 to 11:30 a.m. at the Cumberland Public... more
CUMBERLAND – Youngsters entering grades 3 through 5 this summer are invited to join Crazy 8s Math Club, a new kind of math club, where you’ll build things, toss beach balls, make sticky art and more... more
CUMBERLAND – The 8th-grade class at Mercymount Country Day School celebrated its progression from middle school to high school at graduation ceremonies held at St. John Vianney Church on June 3.... more
CUMBERLAND –The Children’s Room of the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, will host a family bingo event for children 4 to 12 and their families on Thursday, June 30 at 6 p.m.
The 45-... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, will host Game Design with Scratch on Wednesday, June 29 from 4-5:30 p.m. Participants will learn step-by-step instructions in... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, invites children 4 and older to the K’Nex Klub from Saturday, July 2-Sept. 3 from 10 a.m. to noon.
The library will supply K’Nex.... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, invites students from grades 2-12 to their Minecraft Club on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month.
The Kids Club, grades 2-... more
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, will hold Summer Storytime from Tuesday, July 5-Aug. 9, with the following events.
Babies and Books Storytime will be held on... more
CUMBERLAND – Registration is now open for Vacation Bible School at Calvin Presbyterian Church, 126 Angell Rd. This free program will take place from July 25-29 from 9 a.m. to noon at the church.... more