Featured home: Space, luxury, lots of outdoor options in Portsmouth

At the end of Glen Road in Portsmouth is a lovely home in an established neighborhood on the Sakonnet River bordering "The Glen." The owner has meticulously refurbished and maintained this bright …
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House hunt: Open houses planned this weekend in East Bay

The following open houses are scheduled this weekend in towns around the East Bay: Barrington 11 Ridgewood Road — Sunday, July 23, 12-2 p.m. Colonial, 5, 3, $824,900. Mott & Chace …

Pickleball among fastest growing games in Bristol, country

If you were to walk by the tennis courts at the Bristol Town Common, you might see a group of people on the tennis courts playing rather closer to the net than you might expect. That’s …

Off the Market: Homes sold in East Bay

The following homes have changed hands recently in towns around the East Bay: Barrington 2 Hoffman Lane — $3,850,000 330 Washington Road — $965,000 20 West St. — …

Did Bristol senior center director double dip?

Town Administrator Steven Contente has cut the senior center director’s salary in half after saying she was “double dipping” by taking salary from a substance abuse prevention grant …

Providence Country Day School lists third trimester honors

EAST PROVIDENCE — The Providence Country Day School has announced its honor roll of students for the third and final trimester of the 2016-17 term. Students are listed alphabetically by hometown. Rhode Island8, …

Jeweler: ‘I believe in the arts in Bristol’

The ongoing revitalization of the Wood Street neighborhood takes another step forward Friday with the opening of a new jewelry gallery that brings a unique style to the Bristol arts scene. Kendall …

Water Battle Photos: Defiance Hose Company bests competition

For the third year in a row, the Defiance Hose Company came out on top at the annual Firefighter's Field Day at Independence Park in Bristol on Sunday. Defiance won the popular Water Battle and …

Recycle more to keep trash costs down

As Bristol residents will soon find out, the cost of trash pickup in the town will be increasing for the next year. A letter will be enclosed in this year’s real estate tax bill that states …
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Sports
City players Forcier, Leopold win prestigious golf titles

East Providence was the hub of golf, locally and regionally, over the last few weeks as a player with local ties captured the state’s top amateur prize while another took home the title as one …

Barrington's 10U Majors All Stars win district title

Barrington All Stars' run ends in Bristol

Bristol Stars suffer gut-wrenching loss to Riverside

Riverside 11-12 Baseball Stars edge Bristol

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

I’ve spent the last month using and seeking out recipes that don’t require the use of the oven. I’m not a huge griller, so the top of the stove is my preference when the …

Firefighters will douse each other, not flames

Memorial plaques unveiled as OLMC prepares for feast

Little Compton summer fair offers something for everyone

Guide to Bristol's Fourth of July

Opinion
Letter: Bristol must improve recycling to reduce costs

In the spring of this year, my father and I had the privilege of visiting Washington, DC, to view the monuments and all thew city has to offer. This was only possible through the generosity of many …

Letter: Doctor gives back to community with free clinic

Letter: Good samaritans come to aid of fallen woman

Letter: In memory of Richard V. Simpson, a town treasure

Commentary: Gerry fought the battle to the end, with gusto

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