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Shirley Griggs Bradley, 70, of Grosse Pointe, Mich., beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend to so many, passed away on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 after a battle with cancer. She was at … more
Dorothy A. (DeStefano) Longo, formerly of Barrington, passed away peacefully while in residence at the Grace Barker Nursing Center in Warren, one day after her 93rd birthday. Born in Newport on … more
Lawrence M. Lansinger, 81, of Barrington, died peacefully on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 surrounded by his family after facing a series of health challenges with dignity and grace. He was the beloved … more
Agnes V. (Ferri) Chenette, 95, formerly of County Road, died peacefully on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. She was the wife of the late Armand Chenette.  A lifelong resident of Barrington, she was … more
David E. Bates, formerly of Barrington, RI, died Wednesday, March 8. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Anne; his daughter, Susan Layer (Gregg); son Scott Bates (Kim); and his grandchildren, … more
Catherine A. “Kinny” Single, 90, formerly of Bullock Avenue and Atria Bay Spring, died peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. She was the wife of the late Herbert C. Single.  Born … more
Martha Young Williams, 97, passed away in Barrington on Saturday, March 4, 2017. She was the wife of the late Charles Roger Williams Jr. and daughter of the late L. Douglas Young and Louise (Gibbs) … more
Jean Young Haley, of Barrington, passed away on Saturday, March 4, 2017. She was born in Providence on Nov. 3, 1919, the daughter of L. Douglas and Louise Young. She was the wife of the late John W. … more
Geoffrey P. Higginbotham, 33, of Nelson Street, Rumford, beloved son, brother, uncle, nephew, cousin, friend and an inspiration to all passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family and … more
Anne T. Moretti, age 88, passed away Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. She was the wife of the late Joseph Moretti to whom she was married for 53 years. Born in Barrington, a daughter of the late John and … more
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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.