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Barrington High School repeats as Quiz Show champs

They did it again. A team of students from Barrington High School captured a second straight High School Quiz Show: Rhode Island state championship recently.  The Barrington team, which …
Hundreds sign 'No Confidence' petition against Barrington School Committee
More than 350 people have signed an online petition for a "No Confidence" vote against the current Barrington School … Read More
New ice cream shop opens in Barrington
The windows of 74 Maple Ave. may have been papered over, but that still did not deter curious minds from walking up to Victoria … Read More
School lunch debt in Barrington: $24,000
Bristol-Warren parents owe $2,340. East Greenwich parents owe $14,047. And in Barrington, parents of public school students owe about … Read More
Start time change is the subject of students' mass emails
On more than one occasion recently, Barrington students have typed out emails to share their concerns and opposition to the upcoming … Read More
Should Barrington purchase George Street land?
Should the town purchase six acres of open space on George Street to prevent the property from being developed? That is one of the … Read More
Police: Teenager flashes BB gun at another vehicle
Barrington Police charged a 16-year-old Barrington girl with disorderly conduct after she allegedly flashed a BB gun at people inside … Read More
Obituaries
Stella Larisa, 88, of Riverside Stella Larisa, 88, of Riverside, died Friday, May 10, 2019 at Warren Skilled Nursing after a year-long illness. She was the daughter of the late Louis Lonardo and Linda (Boragine) Caprio. She was the …
Thelma E. Hudson, 93, formerly of Barrington Thelma E. (Tam) Hudson, 93, formerly of Barrington, passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. She is survived by her loving family including her husband of 69 years, Herbert W. Hudson, her two children, …
Legal Notices
Barrington Legal Notices - May 15, 2019

These Legal Notices were published in the May 22 edition of the Barrington Times.

Barrington Legal Notices – April 17, 2019

Barrington Legal Notices – April 3, 2019

Sports
Barrington boys finish third at division championship meet Brendan Fay, Will Cauley and Walter Joachim-Delpoio each won individual events and paced the Barrington High School boys track team to a third place finish at the Eastern Division Championships on …
Quakers top Eagles in battle of lacrosse unbeatens The Barrington High School girls lacrosse team suffered its first loss of the season on Monday night, May 6, falling to Moses Brown 20-7. Both Barrington and Moses Brown entered the game …
Barrington girls win Eastern Division track title Barrington won the Eastern Division Championship on Monday, May 6. The Eagles scored 172 points, finishing well ahead of second place LaSalle Academy, which had 132, and Portsmouth, which scored …
Eagles win title in double-OT thriller The unified basketball state championship game between Barrington High School and Tiverton High School held as much drama and intensity as an NCAA tournament championship game, and after two …
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Opinion
Editorial: A water crisis years in the making When Bristol County’s cross-bay pipeline was constructed 20 years ago, it was celebrated as a remarkable feat of engineering and ingenuity. Faced with the daunting task of bringing fresh, …
Letter: Please stay through the end of FTM and vote To the editor: As we near the end of budget season, I write to ask that you stay until the end of the Financial Town Meeting on Wednesday, May 22 and that you consider casting one of your votes …
Letter: Please support open space acquisition To the editor: Voters at the Town of Barrington’s annual Financial Town Meeting on May 22, 2019 will be asked to approve the town’s acquisition of property located on George Street, …
Letter: The kids are not alright To the editor: Given the recent US News and World Report rankings, we are being repeatedly asked by the same loud minority "Why change something that works?" "Our kids are doing great!" The answer …

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A lifelong Portsmouth resident, Jim graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1982 and earned a journalism degree from the University of Rhode Island in 1986. He's worked two different stints at East Bay Newspapers, for a total of 18 years with the company so far. When not running all over town bringing you the news from Portsmouth, Jim listens to lots and lots and lots of music, watches obscure silent films from the '20s and usually has three books going at once. He also loves to cook crazy New Orleans dishes for his wife of 25 years, Michelle, and their two sons, Jake and Max.