CUMBERLAND – A meat shop featuring human body parts. A school bus filled with Michael Myers look-alikes. A room with narrowing walls, and fog so thick that you can’t see the hand in front of your face. It isn’t the description of the next Hollywood blockbuster horror movie, but it is what visitors to Cumberland’s Haunted Hill will experience come opening night Oct. 2.
WOONSOCKET – A Superior Court judge quietly issued a ruling in a local case this week that could end up making it harder for fire fighters who develop cancer to qualify for disability benefits.
Associate Judge Richard Licht said Gary Boucher, 54, of Bellingham, must prove to a jury that his prostate cancer was work-related in order to convert his regular pension to a disability pension, said City Solicitor Michael Marcello.