Water lease agreements throw roadblock in field plan

CUMBERLAND – Decades-old lease agreements between the town and the Pawtucket Water Supply Board are partially upending plans to incorporate regular care of some local athletic fields into a newly... more

Cumberland High School announces third quarter honor roll

CUMBERLAND – The following students have been named to the Cumberland High School third quarter honor roll. Grade 12 High Honors: Julie F Andrade, Isabel C Arribas, Gianna L Bedoya, Emily K Bennett,... more

Cumberland’s new gender-neutral dress code advances

CUMBERLAND – The days of debating whether the bottom of shorts meet a student’s fingertips or a shoulder strap measures the width of three fingers appear to be numbered, as school officials are close... more

Franklin Farm Association defends metal detecting events

CUMBERLAND – Members of the Historic Metcalf-Franklin Farm Preservation Association are defending the role they play in protecting, preserving and sharing the farm in response to a former member... more

With first Boston Marathon, Clarke raises money for Scholar Athletes

CUMBERLAND – Molly Clarke, a 27-year-old Cumberland resident, said completing her first Boston Marathon was even more satisfying because she was able to raise money for a cause close to her heart.... more

Cumberland’s new safety complex opens to public Saturday

CUMBERLAND – The new John J. Partington Public Safety Complex is ready to welcome the public, opening officially this Saturday, April 27. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. Tours... more

Mattress fundraiser at Cumberland High School this Sunday

CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland High School Class of 2022 and LITE are hosting a one-day Mattress Fundraiser on Sunday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the high school commons. There will be 25... more

CumberlandFest sign-up event for volunteers is Monday

CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland Youth Activities Council is recruiting volunteers for this year’s CumberlandFest Summer Celebration on the weekend of Aug. 9-11 at Diamond Hill Park. “Following a good... more

Arnold Mills Parade Association readies for 93rd parade

CUMBERLAND – Members of the Arnold Mills Parade Association say they’ve been busy organizing the 93rd annual Arnold Mills Fourth of July Parade to be held July 4. The theme this year is Let Freedom... more