Monday Dec 16
The Providence Journal
370 affordable homes planned with Building Homes RI grants
More than $11.5 million in Building Homes Rhode Island grants will be used to develop 370 new affordable homes in the state, according to HousingWorks RI.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Snow falling on Cumberland, RI
In the height of the current winter storm, we're about 4-5 inches into the projected 4-12 inches of snowfall for the region.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Holiday Hoops for the Hungry
The fourth grade girls basketball teams from St. John the Evangelist in Attleboro and Mercymount Country Day School in Cumberland, RI recently gathered for a scrimmage at Mercymount for the first annual Class of 2018 Holiday Hoops for the Hungry.
Last Week in Shoplifting: Massage Oil, Vibration Rings, Spiral Ham
On Nov. 20 , Police charged Shanira Villafane, 19, of 8 Woodward St., Cumberland, with felony shoplifting for allegedly stealing two bottles of massage oil, two Durex Play vibration rings, deodorant, nail glue and a spiral ham from the Garfield Avenue Stop and Shop.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Ceremony at Statehouse for anniversary of Pearl Harbor
A ceremony was held at the Rhode Island Statehouse on Saturday to mark 72 years since that fateful day in Hawaii, when a surprise attack by the Japanese on the US Fleet in Pearl Harbor killed 2,402 Americans and wounded nearly another 1,300.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
State Trooper Log: Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest for Failing to Appear
Editor's note: The following reports were posted on the RI State Police website this week: Scituate barracks: Traffic stop on Rte.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Duo Arrested Thanksgiving Morning For Fighting at City Side
Thanksgiving was off to a rocky start for patrons of City Side nightclub at 12:46 a.m. thanks to two men reportedly starting fights for no apparent reason.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Providence Journal
Son's arrest leads to father's arrest following accident in Cumberland
State police logged a father and son arrest Friday evening after the son was involved in an accident and his father, who was wanted on a warrant, showed up at the police station to check on him.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Big Brother, Sister of year cited for dedication
BIG BROTHER, BIG SISTER: Michael Gregson and Lynda White flank Dr. Dorothy Pieniadz, a founding mother of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
5 Live Music Musts: November 28, 2013
Starting tonight and continuing tomorrow, celebrate the holiday weekend at Fete with a Record Release event featuring The Silks .
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Power outages hamper Thanksgiving prep
Many people use the day before Thanksgiving to start prepping food or baking certain dishes.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Police Beat: Officer Nearly Hit by Drunk Driver
DUI Police charged Tyra Wilson, 27, of 744 High St., Cumberland, with driving under the influence and refusing a chemical test Nov. 13 after she was stopped for speeding on Plainfield Street around 9 p.m. Police said Wilson drove by Officer Jason Dagnese as he was conducting a traffic stop at a high rate of speed and came so close to hitting his ... (more)
Local schools make security changes after Sandy Hook
"When you see day after day in the news, things happening at school systems around the country really, yeah, it's a nervous feeling you get every single day," said Gary Pichel, who was 2 kids in Cumberland schools.