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Eagles Nest home to new weather station

A cold wind whipped across the athletic fields at Barrington High School, but Oskar Schnippering seemed immune to the chill.  Instead, the high school senior focused his attention squarely on …
Police question New York men about video game consoles
A Barrington police officer on patrol stopped a vehicle that was traveling on the Wampanoag Trail at about 9:10 p.m. on Friday, Dec. … Read More
Student questioned about his use of school computers
Barrington police investigated a possible electronic crime at Barrington High School. Officers responded to the school on Friday, … Read More
Police: RIPTA rider fell over, was not struck by bus
Barrington police responded to the RIPTA park and ride lot on County Road near the Barrington Congregational Church at about 4:30 p.m. … Read More
Eagles skate to 3-2 victory against LaSalle
The East Bay Co-op girls ice hockey team turned a 2-0 deficit into a 3-2 victory against LaSalle Academy on Saturday night, Dec. … Read More
Barrington finishes second at cheer nationals
The Barrington Pop Warner varsity cheer team has even more reason to cheer. The local team finished second at the National Pop … Read More
Memorial hockey games celebrating 17 years
The John Paul Medeiros Jr. Memorial Cup Hockey Games will be played on Wednesday night, Jan. 2, 2019 at Portsmouth Abbey. This year … Read More
Police Report
Police: More than $300 worth of baby formula stolen A 28-year-old Riverside resident is suspected of stealing 18 cans of baby formula from the Shaw's Supermarket in the Barrington Shopping Center. Police said the Riverside resident entered the …
Camper vandalized in Barrington, police ID suspect A Barrington resident called police on Thursday, Dec. 6, after he discovered that his camper had been vandalized.  The camper, which was parked on the resident's property on Anoka Avenue, had …
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.
Paul E. Samdperil, of Cranston Paul E. Samdperil died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 at home. Born and raised in Providence, the son of the late Albert and Edwyna (Cohen) Samdperil. He was a longtime resident of Cranston.  Paul …
Joseph Shansky, 73, formerly of Barrington Joseph Shansky, 73, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 at Brigham & Women’s Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Janet (Rubinstein) Shansky for 47 years. Born in New York City, a son of the …
Election 2018
Election News
It's official — new council, school board members sworn in
Barrington officials attended a special swearing-in ceremony at the town hall on Monday night, Dec. 3. But before the new council … Read More
Longtime legislator entering race for Barrington Town Council
Barrington resident Joy Hearn announced Monday, Nov. 19, that she will run for the open seat on the Barrington Town Council.  A … Read More
New Barrington School Committee member sets sights on busing change
Patrick McCrann is excited to begin his work for the Barrington School Committee.  Mr. McCrann was one of three Democrats and … Read More
Barrington councilor says 'No' to special election
Steve Primiano's loss on election night will not result in a second campaign for him this winter. The Republican member of the … Read More
Lone Republican voted off Barrington School Committee
John Alessandro knew he was in trouble on Tuesday afternoon, hours before the final votes for Barrington School Committee were … Read More
Praise for Pam — Barrington Democrats thank committee chairwoman
Pam Lauria stood on the stage at the Barrington Democratic Club on Tuesday night, Nov. 6, and tallied votes for the candidates in each … Read More

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