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


Eric Benevides, Sports Editor

Phone Extension 136


Laura Colantonio, Editorial & Design Team Coordinator

Phone Extension 145


Melanie Thibeault, Reporter/Editor

Phone Extension 139


Nicole Dotzenrod, Lincoln news

Phone Extension 140


Jacquelyn Moorehead, Smithfield, Scituate, Glocester, and Foster news

Phone Extension 125


Abigail Judson, Pawtucket, North Providence, and Cumberland news

Phone Extension 122


Ethan Shorey, Pawtucket, North Providence, and Cumberland news

Phone Extension 130


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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