Tree huggers abound as Christmas draws near
“You’ve gotta love trees and people to be in this business,” Frank Fales said as he secured a seven-foot Fraser to the car roof … Read More
High school students stage Miss Charity, for charity
Mt. Hope High School students Madison Rodriques and Sloan Simpson organized and produced the school’s first-ever Miss Charity … Read More
Huskies wrestlers are ready to start the season
The Mt. Hope wrestling team is ready to start the new season with a new coach, senior leadership and freshman ready to make an impact. … Read More
Sports
Cross country runner sets new Mt. Hope mark
Mt. Hope High School cross country co-captain Nick Januario, ran the Ponagansett covered bridge course with a time of 16:48 setting a … Read More
Photos: Barrington beats Mt. Hope, 20-14, in Thanksgiving Day overtime thriller
Barrington holds on to win a Thanksgiving Day game thriller at Victory field. Read More
Eagles and Huskies prepare for Thanksgiving Day game
With so much pride and glory riding on the line 10 o’clock Thursday morning, both the Barrington and Mt. Hope high school football … Read More
Police Report
Head-on collision leads to drunk driving arrest in Bristol
A 39-year-old Bristol resident was arrested for drunk driving after slamming his gray Volvo into another car and injuring its female … Read More
Bristol: Arrests for DUI, drugs, shoplifting and domestic assault
Following are incidents and arrests involving the Bristol Police Department from Nov. 27 to Dec. 3. Officers made several arrests, … Read More
Bristol police investigate dog-walker, caged deer and stolen mailbox
From Nov. 13 to Nov. 19, Bristol police officers made just two arrests — one for drunk driving and one for obstructing officers — … Read More
Obituaries
MaryRose “Ma” Aguiar, 92, of Florida

MaryRose “Ma” Aguiar, 92, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, under the care of hospice and her loving family in New Smyrna Beach, Fla. She was born in Warren, R.I., on Feb. …

Dr. Ronald N. Mancini, 70, Tiverton

Lisa Ferris Sylvester, 47, of Remsen, N.Y.

Angelina Souza, 85, of Bristol

Patrick R. Varanese, 48, of West Warwick

Rose Marie August, 88, of Bristol

Joseph A. Cintron, 25, of Providence

Mary S. Brooks, 91, of East Providence

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