CUMBERLAND - Using language sure to exacerbate election-year animosity among Town Council members, at-large councilor Art Lambi told The Breeze he's working on a resolution to increase the mayor's... more
CUMBERLAND - Legal action by Cumberland, that just two months ago seemed to be averted, now appears likely, Mayor Daniel McKee confirmed this week after the town's unionized police officers publicly... more
CENTRAL FALLS - With a faraway look in his eyes, Central Falls High School junior John Valdez stood before a group of peers last week to talk about what he saw on Presidents Day when he hiked to the... more
CUMBERLAND - After long debate in subcommittee hearings and twice by the Planning Board, Town Council members last month gave their unanimous approval to a revised ordinance that will allow signs... more
CUMBERLAND - Manuel DaCosta, the Valley Falls representative to the Town Council and a leader within the wider Portuguese community, confirmed this week that he will, indeed, seek the office of mayor... more
CUMBERLAND - Huddled around a long, wooden table, a group of eager engineers discuss strategies for how to build the tallest tower they can out of just pieces of colored construction paper.
LINCOLN - Two of the state's fiercest spellers, 2013 Rhode Island State Spelling Bee champion Stephen Landry of North Kingstown, and last year's runner-up, Elizabeth Votta of North Smithfield, are... more
LINCOLN - Troop 1 Manville celebrated two new Eagle Scouts on Jan. 19 at St. James Church's Fr. Brindamour Hall.
The Scouts, Wyatt Detonnancourt of Lincoln and Jonathan Pare of Bellingham, Mass.,... more
CUMBERLAND - The Time Out Bar & Grill, 940 Mendon Road, will be renovated and reopened with an updated menu new owners Timothy McCann and Sandra Iwuc told the Town Council at last week's hearing... more
CUMBERLAND - Deana's Educational Theater will present "The Yellow Dress," a program that explores issues, attitudes and beliefs about teen dating violence, to Cumberland High School 9th-graders on... more
CUMBERLAND - The Cumberland Public Library will celebrate Teen Tech Week from March 9 to 15.
Teen Tech Week is a national initiative sponsored by the Young Adult Library Services Association and is... more
CUMBERLAND - Arnold Mills United Methodist Church invites the public to participate in a six-week Lenten study on Wednesdays from March 12 to April 16 in the church's Cargill Hall, 690 Nate Whipple... more
CUMBERLAND - A "Spring Forward with Franklin Farm" benefit dinner will be held Friday, March 28, at the Madeira Club, 46 Madeira Ave., Central Falls. Cocktail hour begins at 6 p.m. Dinner will be... more
Emily Rose Agostinelli and Lindsay Marie Hanson, of Cumberland, and Nicholas P. Calabro, of Lincoln, were named to the fall semester president's list at Bryant University.
Lincoln resident Jonathan... more
CUMBERLAND - The Cumberland Garden Club will meet on Wednesday, March 12, at 12:30 p.m. at the Arnold Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Road.
There will be a demonstration of flower arranging.¬?For... more
CUMBERLAND - St. Thomas Knights of Columbus, 22 Broad St., will hold an all-you-can-eat chowder and clamcake supper on Friday, March 7, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. The cost is $7.50 per person.
Ccall 401-... more
CUMBERLAND - AARP Cumberland Chapter 4646 will meet Monday, March 10, in St. Joseph Parish hall, 1303 Mendon Road.
The business meeting will begin at 11 a.m., followed by a luncheon delivered from... more
CENTRAL FALLS - The Korean War Veterans Association, Ocean State Chapter 1, will meet Thursday, March 13, at 3 p.m. in the American Legion Post 79 hall, 44 Central St.
All veterans of the Korean War... more
CUMBERLAND - The Parks & Recreation Department is reminding residents that its scavenger hunt begins this Saturday, March 8.
Test your knowledge and have fun building some connections to the town... more
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Blood Center will hold its 5th annual student T-shirt design contest and recognition program to acknowledge one artist and hundreds of students who donate blood.