Government
254 results total, viewing 1 - 10
Eden Beckman's shopping cart was packed with books, but that did not stop her from pulling more and more colorful titles out of the bins inside the children's room at the Barrington Public … more
Barrington's street-scape improvement project is underway on Maple Avenue and along West Street, and some people are not happy with it. "The project is taking too long to complete," said Stan … more
Barrington resident Alan Sorrentino recently filed a complaint with the Rhode Island Commission for Human Rights, alleging discrimination by Barrington officials during an incident at the town hall … more
Not so long ago a “beer run” or a trip to the “packy” for Barrington residents meant a trip across the river into neighboring Warren or across the state line into Seekonk. But … more
If there's a big storm coming, head to East Providence. That's the message town manager Jim Cunha wants to share with Barrington residents. According to Mr. Cunha, the state's emergency management … more
As part of the year-long celebration of the 300th anniversary of the founding of Barrington, Barrington 300 will hold its second Heritage Weekend on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 9 and 10. … more
The retail building behind the BP gas station at 223 County Road in Barrington was demolished recently. The structure, built in 1956, had been vacant for many years and was in disrepair. Until the … more
Recently, Kids Kove Playground behind government center got a facelift and more improvements are in the works, according to Barrington Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Joe … more
The Barrington Board of Library Trustees search committee announced Friday that it has chosen Kristen Chin of North Scituate as the next library director.  Ms. Chin, who currently serves as … more
Workers installed chainlink fences on the East Bay Bike Path bridges in Barrington and Warren recently. The Rhode Island Department of Transportation closed the sidewalks for safety reasons … more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 26 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.

2016 by East Bay Newspapers

Barrington · Bristol · East Providence · Little Compton · Portsmouth · Prudence Island · Riverside · Rumford · Seekonk · Tiverton · Warren · Westport
Meet our staff
Mike Rego

Mike Rego has worked at East Bay Newspapers since 2001, helping the company launch The Westport Shorelines. He soon after became a Sports Editor, spending the next 10-plus years in that role before taking over as editor of The East Providence Post in February of 2012. To contact Mike to submit information, suggest story ideas or photo opportunities, etc., email mrego@eastbaynewspapers.com.