The cold weather and wind let up on March 1 as scores of families ventured to Black Mountain for WinterFest Weekend. Among the activities, besides skiing and snowboarding, were a snow fort to play and slide on, a scenic lift ride, sleigh rides and the Never Ever World Cup Race, with fireworks in the evening.
Seniors throughout the River Valley stood in freezing temperatures February 24 to receive their 25 pound share of a 7,000 pound food distribution by Good Shepherd Food Mobile and River Valley Healthy Communities Coalition.
Seen here is River Valley Rec basketball action between Team Rednecks vs. Team Payne on Feb. 19.
This was some of the action during the Rumford Parks Department annual Family Fun Day on Feb. 16 at the Hosmer Field skating area. The event including free food and a bonfire. People can skate here anytime, but supervised hours, along with music, free skating rental and hot chocolate, are 2:30-8 Wednesday and Thursday, 2:30-9 […]
Scout Pack 580 took part in the annual Pinewood Derby on Feb. 9, 2014 at the American Legion in Rumford. The top five finishers, from first to fifth, were Sam Demascio, Dalton Rouille, Tyler Hiscock, Connor Halacy and Alex Hiscock, with Best of Show going to Logan Cote. The district Pinewood Derby will take place […]
April Cunningham looks on as her three-year-old daughter, Claire Rose Cunningham, learns to skate, with the assistance of a device (also one for adults) from the Rumford Parks Dept., recently at the Hosmer Field skating area. People can skate here anytime, but supervised hours, along with music, free skating rental and hot chocolate, are 2:30-8 […]
On Jan. 26, a dozen different teams participated in a dodgeball tournament held at the Greater Rumford Community Center. Teams of four players threw six volleyball-sized balls as hard as they could at one another. The winning team was Hotel Rumford, with second place to the Average 40′s. With a large crowd watching overhead, the […]