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The Valley Breeze Cumberland Lincoln 08-09-2018

The Valley Breeze Newspapers serving the Northern Rhode Island towns of Cumberland, Lincoln, Woonsocket, Smithfield, North Smithfield, Pawtucket, North Providence, Scituate, Foster, and Glocester

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BREEZE PHOTO BY CHARLES LAWRENCE Lincoln police officers, from left, SGT. BRAD STEWART, SGT. CHRIS NIGHTINGALE, and LT. ED WALUSIAK chat with children from the community Tuesday evening at the 8th annual National Night Out event, held in the Lincoln Mall parking lot. The annual event, hosted by the Lincoln Police Department and the mall's Target store, features family entertainment, free food, and the chance for police and members of the community to get to know each other and foster relationships. See more photos on page 18. Nailing down the sale of CHS apparel Officials are reviewing contract procedures after 'Clipper gear' shows up at local stores CUMBERLAND – A new and unannounced line of "Clipper gear" appearing in local stores over the past few weeks has some residents call- ing for a boycott of the clothing and school officials saying they need to get better control over school depart- ment dealings with outside vendors. Resident Donna Barboza, in a By ETHAN SHOREY Valley Breeze Managing Editor See GEAR, Page 19 Melissa Goho to lead Lonsdale LINCOLN – Melissa Goho has been named principal of Lincoln's Lonsdale Elementary School. The wife of Lincoln school board member Joseph Goho, she previously worked as principal of Birchwood Middle School in North Providence, the same town where her husband works as principal of the high school. Lincoln Supt. Larry Filippelli said Melissa Goho, who previously worked as a teacher in Lincoln, "brings an incredible amount of experience and administrative knowl- edge to Lonsdale Elementary." As a former teacher in this town, Goho "has come back home to support our students, teach- ers and parents," he said. A nationally By NICOLE DOTZENROD Valley Breeze Staff Writer GOHO See GOHO, Page 7 Mutter says 'nothing to show' for town budget increases Murray: Most went to schools; town's in great shape CUMBERLAND – Mayoral chal- lenger Jeff Mutter is suggesting that Mayor Bill Murray "has nothing to show" for the town's overall budget increase of about $10 million over the past three years. "We've added this money to our budget, but we can't take care of our seniors, we can't take care of our youth, we can't even take care of By ETHAN SHOREY Valley Breeze Managing Editor See CAMPAIGN, Page 20 CAMPAIGN 2018 ©2018 BREEZE PUBLICATIONS INC. Serving Cumberland and Lincoln Breeze THE VALLEY FREE AUGUST 9-15, 2018 Wills & Trusts Estate Planning & Settlement The Law Office of George M. Prescott Esquire Rhode Island does not have a procedure for the certification or recognition of specialization by lawyers. 300 Front Street, Lincoln, RI 02865 Telephone – 401.726.5577 No fee for initial consultation. Oil | Propane | Bioheat | Generator | Boiler Service 401.333.0665 Visit our new website: T.H. MALLOY Give us a call today for all your heating needs! 2374 Diamond Hill Road • Cumberland, RI 401-475-7570 • Michael Aragao President/Portfolio Manager Money Questions on Your Mind? Get started today with a complimentary consultation from an experienced registered investment advisor. How much is enough for retirement? Is now a good time to invest? Roth or Traditional IRA? How can I save more? See our Senior Living Guide inside! See our Senior Living ©2018 BREEZE PUBLICATIONS INC. published by Senior Living Guide Our Annual Guide to CumberlandFest in Living FREE Our Annual Guide to

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