House Hunt: Open houses in East Bay this weekend

The following open houses are scheduled in towns around the East Bay this weekend: Barrington 4 River Oak Drive — Sunday, Aug. 20, 12-2 p.m. Victorian, 4, 4, $849,000. Mott & Chace …
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West Nile Virus confirmed in Warren

State biologists have found West Nile Virus in a mosquito sample collected in Warren last week, the first incidence of the potentially deadly virus in Rhode Island this year. The Rhode Island …

Off the Market: Homes sold around East Bay

The following homes have changed hands recently in towns around the East Bay: Barrington 4 Surrey Road — $359,000 40 Chapin Road — $1,025,000 11 Western Ave. — …

Ray Pat sleeps with the fishes

TIVERTON — The end came quietly for the 64-year-old motoryacht Ray Pat Monday on Tiverton’s Nanaquaket Pond. The moored 42-foot 1953 wooden Chris Craft settled 15 feet to the muddy bottom …

VIDEO: In Warren, Hunter gets new wheels

They may look tough, but a group of laborers from Bristol’s CB Utility proved themselves to be a bunch of softies Tuesday when they boosted the spirits of a young Water Street man just when he …

Raft adrift prompts Mount Hope Bay search

The Coast Guard and other rescuers searched Mount Hope Bay for hours Saturday morning for a possible person in the water after an unmanned, homemade raft was found adrift. Searchers focused on the …

Featured home: Impressive house on huge Westport lot

There is plenty of time to enjoy all Southern New England has to offer this summer, especially at this beautiful home in South Westport, Mass. The colonial style home built in 2001 has all the …

Runners and walkers flock to inaugural Mt. Hope Bridge Run (video)

Rainy skies cleared in time to welcome a sold-out field of 850 runners and walkers for the first Mt. Hope Bridge 5K Saturday morning. The race began promptly at 7:30 a.m., with one lane of the …

Family fair to highlight Wood Street improvement

The Wood Street neighborhood, once the hub of economic activity in Bristol, is undergoing a continual facelift, and local businesses are inviting the public to come check out the progress. Mosaico …
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'Bold' move: Waterfront Productions opens first season in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — It quite literally was a “bold” move for Waterfront Productions, LLC, the live events promoters, to rest the fortunes of its business at an untested and untried location and …

Watch out for giant fruit in Bristol this weekend

Rare war horses trot into Bristol next weekend

A glossy, sticky teriyaki fish made on top of the stove

Firefighters will douse each other, not flames

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Letter: Rainkeep will benefit environment, beautify Bristol

To the editor, The Bristol Garden Club is hoping to reach its fundraising goal toward the creation of an exciting project, the “Rainkeep,” which will be dedicated to “the …

Editorial: Pestering the police

Letter: Power rates are rising; here’s what you can do

Family Search discontinuing microfilm loans; Canada celebrates 150th

Editorial: Veterans coming home

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