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 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
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
By GERRY GOLDSTEIN, Valley Breeze & Observer Correspondent
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.
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
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
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
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
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 - 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
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
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
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
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