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Eagles and Skippers share a 'Salute to Service'

The Barrington and North Kingstown girls basketball teams participated in a special "Salute to Service" game on Friday, Jan. 18. The Eagles defeated the Skippers 47-34, led by Olivia Middleton's …
Barrington Middle School teams poised for playoffs
The Barrington Middle School girls’ and boys’ basketball teams are at it again. It seems that around this time each … Read More
Write-in candidate emerges in council race
Former Barrington Recreation Department Director John Taylor is running as a write-in candidate in the upcoming town council special … Read More
Longtime Eagles coach inducted into Hall of Fame
Barrington's Jim Anderson was recently inducted into the Rhode Island High School Football Coaches' Association Hall of Fame. Mr. … Read More
Turf talk reaches Barrington school board, petition surfaces
A member of the Barrington Park and Recreation Commission approached the Barrington School Committee recently, calling for an in-depth … Read More
Eagles rebound after loss, defeat South County
Six different Eagles scored goals while helping the East Bay Co-op girls hockey team to a 7-3 win over South County on Wednesday … Read More
BHS standout named Gatorade Player of the Year … again
Make it three in a row.  On Tuesday, Jan. 15, Barrington High School senior Maile Somera was named Gatorade RI Volleyball Player … Read More
Police Report
Voicemail helps police track down injured girl On Saturday, Jan. 12, a Barrington resident contacted police after she received a strange voicemail on her cell phone. The message sounded like a young girl in distress, looking for her …
Barrington Police charge homeless man with assault Barrington Police responded to a domestic dispute that occurred in the woods at Haines Park earlier this month. East Providence Police called Barrington Police at about 5:15 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. …
Legal Notices
Barrington Legal Notices - Nov. 7, 2018 These Legal Notices were published in the Barrinton Times on Nov. 7, 2018.
Barrington Legal Notices — Oct. 31, 2018 These Legal Notices were published in the Barrington Times on Oct. 31, 2018.
Harold E. Wallman, 98, of Barrington Harold E. Wallman, 98, of Barrington, passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 at the Grace Barker Health. He was the loving husband of Harriet M. (Joyce) Wallman for 71 years. Born in Brookline, …
Dodie O. Blais McCarron, 85, of Barrington Dodie O. Blais McCarron, 85, of Edgewood Drive, Barrington, died peacefully on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. She was the wife of Eugene McCarron.  Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Joseph …

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