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Barrington girls lose to LaSalle in semis

The Barrington High School girls basketball team lost 60-37 to LaSalle Academy during a state tournament semifinals game at the URI Ryan Center.  The last time the teams squared off was more …
Eagles selected for Hobey Baker awards
Two Barrington High School student-athletes recently received Hobey Baker High School Character Awards. Johnny Lombardi, a member … Read More
Grant will help preserve historic Barrington flag
Barrington Preservation Society has received a grant of $7,455 from Heritage Harbor Foundation for the conservation of Barrington’s … Read More
Town manager explains proposed pay raises
The proposed municipal budget for Barrington includes salary increases for union and non-union positions.  The proposed salary … Read More
Longtime sportswriter inducted into Hall of Fame
Longtime East Bay sportswriter/photographer Manny Correira was honored at Sunday's Words Unlimited Awards Banquet at the Cranston … Read More
Barrington volleyball standout earns special award
For Barrington High School senior Maile Somera, being named the Words Unlimited George Donnelly Award as the Co-Schoolgirl Athlete of … Read More
Saints overcome injuries, win championship
The St. Andrew's School boys prep basketball team overcame injuries to two of its top players to win the 2019 NEPSAC Class AA title … Read More
Police Report
Police: Man yells at woman to pick up poop bag A Barrington resident contacted police on Tuesday, March 5, after a neighbor yelled at her. The woman told police she was walking her dog in the area of Sowams Road and Linden Road, and when her …
Police news: Attempted break-in, injured cat found Barrington Police are trying to find the owner of a male tortoiseshell cat that was found on a Mayfield Drive resident's porch on Thursday, Feb. 28. Police said the resident spotted the cat laying …
Legal Notices
Barrington Legal Notices - March 13, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the Barrington Times on March 13, 2019.
Barrington Legal Notices - Nov. 7, 2018 These Legal Notices were published in the Barrinton Times on Nov. 7, 2018.
Richard W. Ober, 73, of Barrington Richard W. Ober, 73, of Barrington, passed into the arms of his Savior on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at his home in Barrington. Rick was born to Arthur and Louise (Flanigan) Ober on Dec. 28, 1945, in …
John P. Josephs, 82, of Barrington John P. Josephs, 82, of Wampanoag Trail, Barrington, died peacefully on Sunday, March 10, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Nancy (Mascena) Josephs.   Born …

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