Lincoln elementary schools switching to trimesters, new report cards

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LINCOLN - As students return from vacation this fall, elementary schools in Lincoln will move from quarters to trimesters and start using new report cards that grade students on a scale of 1 to 4.... more

Lincoln parents urge school officials to lower class sizes

LINCOLN - Parents of Central Elementary School kindergarten students are not the only ones who see a classroom overcrowding problem in Lincoln. At the School Committee meeting Monday night, mothers... more

The thrill of the hunt, by rescue dogs

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LINCOLN - As the sun began to set on Butterfly Farms on an early April evening, a team of rescue dogs took part in their weekly training by sniffing through the trees and brush until they found... more

Costantino ousted from House Corporations Committee

SMITHFIELD - In the dog-eat-dog world of Rhode Island politics, state Rep. Gregory Costantino's refusal to support new House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello has come back to bite him in the seat. That... more

Lou's Cafe celebrates 60 years in business

LINCOLN - Sixty years after her father first opened Lou's Cafe at 47 Summer St. in Manville, owner Maggie Rogers celebrated with staff and customers who have become like family over the years as new... more

Unified Sports spreads unity at LHS

When a person, young or old, thinks about high school, their vision may allude to movies such as "Mean Girls" for reference about the social order. According to that classic movie, social order is... more

Learn how to start a small vegetable garden

LINCOLN - Lincoln Public Library will present the program "Small Vegetable Gardening" on Wednesday, April 23, from 6 to 7 p.m. Sharon Clingham and Lynne Farr, both master gardeners, will explain how... more

Safe Sitter Program offered in Lincoln

LINCOLN - The Lincoln Public Library is offering a Safe Sitter Program on Wednesday, April 23, from 9:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. This one-day program is designed for 11-14 year-olds. Training will include... more

Learn about seed saving on April 24

LINCOLN - The Lincoln Public Library will host the gardening program "Seed Saving 101" on Thursday, April 24, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Master gardener Gail Tatangelo will explain every step in the... more

Lincoln announces open Budget Board positions

LINCOLN - The list of Budget Board positions up for election at the Financial Town Meeting on Monday, May 12, at Lincoln High School, has been updated to include a second District 2 seat. The... more

Bunny breakfast and egg hunt Saturday

LINCOLN - Join the Easter Bunny for breakfast at Wesley United Methodist, 55 Woodland St., on Saturday, April 19, from 7:30 to 10 a.m. The menu includes pancakes, eggs, bacon, fruit salad, juice,... more

Program on avoiding scams at Atria

LINCOLN - Atria Lincoln Place, 612 George Washington Highway, presents "Avoiding Scams and Rip-offs" on Thursday, April 24, at 10:30 a.m. Reserve a seat by April 21 by calling 401-334-1686. A... more

Help clean up Butterfly Garden Saturday

LINCOLN - The Lincoln Conservation Commission will hold its annual Lincoln Butterfly Garden cleanup at Chase Park, 669 Great Road, on Saturday, April 19, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Anyone needing to... more

'Historic Rhode Island Farms' author gives talk Tuesday

LINCOLN - Author Robert Geake will give an illustrated presentation on his most recent book, "Historic Rhode Island Farms," on Tuesday, April 22, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Saylesville Meeting House, 374... more

Learn about chickens at the Lincoln library

LINCOLN - The Lincoln Public Library will present an educational presentation about how chickens are raised at nearby Casey Farm on Thursday, April 24, at 10 a.m. The program is open to children 12... more

See Disney's 'Frozen'

LINCOLN - The Children's Room at Lincoln Public Library will be showing the Disney movie "Frozen" at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 23. No registration is needed. For more information, call 401-333-2422... more