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Council member aims to raise minimum wage in Barrington

A town councilor wants Barrington to raise the minimum wage paid to some municipal employees. Jacob Brier said he plans to submit an amendment at the financial town meeting in May, calling for an …
Barrington team wins national championship
The Barrington High School LifeSmarts team won the national championship earlier this month. The team of five local students rolled … Read More
East Bay Prevention Coalitions, police participate in Prescription Drug Disposal Day
On Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the East Bay Prevention Coalitions and police departments of Bristol, Warren, … Read More
Town tightens recycling rules; diversion rate is 54 percent
When it comes to recycling, cleaner is better. Barrington Department of Public Works Director Alan Corvi said agencies are getting … Read More
Sports
BHS Sports Roundup: Eagles defeat Huskies 15-1
The Barrington High School girls lacrosse team opened a 10-1 first half lead and rolled to a 15-1 win over Mt. Hope on Tuesday, April … Read More
BHS's Somera is RIIL Female Student-Athlete of the Year
Barrington High School senior Maile Somera recently received the Honorable Monsignor Robert Newbold Scholarship Award as the RIIL … Read More
Eagles undefeated after first four matches
Always a bridesmaid, never the bride.  That’s how head coach Marvin Gordon describes the past few years for the … Read More
Police Report
One car accident leads to another in Barrington Barrington Police received a 911 call at 12:15 a.m. on Thursday, April 11, for an auto accident on County Road near the Barrington Congregational Church. Officers responded to the scene and found …
Police investigating possible exploitation of elderly man A Riverside couple stopped into the Barrington Police station on Wednesday, April 10, to report a possible case of elderly exploitation. The husband and wife said they had been neighbors with a …
Legal Notices
Barrington Legal Notices – April 17, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the Barrington Times on April 17, 2019.
Barrington Legal Notices – April 3, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the April 3 edition of the Barrington Times.
Obituaries
Stephen Gardner Waters, 84, formerly of Barrington Stephen Gardner Waters, age 84, passed away after a long illness on Friday, April 5, 2019, at home. Born in Bridgeport, Conn., the son of Dorothy Gavitte Waters and Everett Oyler Waters, he grew up …
Betty A. Harrower, 96, of Barrington Betty A. Harrower, 96, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 in Providence, RI. She was the wife of the late Robert M. Harrower. Born in Barrington, she was the daughter of the late Burton R. Taylor …

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