Contact Us

The Valley Breeze
6 Blackstone Valley Place, Suite 204
Lincoln, RI 02865

Phone: (401) 334-9555
Fax: 401-334-9994
Our office is open:
Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Submit news to the Breeze papers

News items, entertainment items, letters to the editor, and calendar events should be addressed to:

All submissions must include the name and phone number of the person sending the item.

Photos should be sent as JPEG files at the full size of the camera original. Everyone in the photo must be identified, from left to right.

Funeral Directors:
We welcome letters to the editor from our readers.
• Limit to 500 words.
• Letters on local or state topics and issues will take precedence over those on national issues.
• No more than one letter per person every eight weeks, please.
• All letters must be signed and include a hometown and contact information.
Send by email to and

Contact The Valley Breeze staff


James “Jamie” Quinn, Publisher
Phone Extension 129

Barbara Phinney, Controller
Phone Extension 128

Ethan Shorey, Editor-in-Chief
Phone Extension 130

Lauren Clem, Deputy Editor, North Smithfield, Woonsocket, and Blackstone news
Phone Extension 138

Laura Colantonio, Editorial & Design Team Coordinator, Scituate, Glocester, Foster news
Phone Extension 145

Melanie Thibeault, Reporter/Editor
Phone Extension 139

Eric Benevides, Sports Editor
Phone Extension 136

Nicole Dotzenrod, Lincoln news
Phone Extension 140

Jacquelyn Moorehead, Smithfield news
Phone Extension 125

Ethan Shorey, Pawtucket, North Providence, and Cumberland news
Phone Extension 130

Contact our reporters and writers who work outside our offices:

Frank O'Donnell, Entertainment Writer

Sales Representatives & Territories

Director of Sales
Jack Birolini
401-334-9555, Ext. 141

Sales Manager
Robert Fisher
401-334-9555, Ext. 127

Classified Manager
Donna Meehan
Phone Extension 133

Advertising Sales, Digital & Print

Cumberland, Scituate & Glocester
Tammy Austin
Phone Extension 121

Lincoln & Smithfield
Gloria Tanguay
Phone Extension 126

North Smithfield, Woonsocket, Blackstone, Foster & Bellingham
Diane McCarthy
Phone Extension 142

North Providence, Pawtucket, Providence, Central Falls & Johnston
Cindy Hersom
Phone Extension 153

Operations & Marketing Specialist
Jess Blackledge
Phone Extension 134

Digital Sales
Jack Birolini
Phone Extension 141

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