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The Barrington High School girls lacrosse team opened a 10-1 first half lead and rolled to a 15-1 win over Mt. Hope on Tuesday, April 16, at Colt State Park in Bristol. Barrington's Tess Gagliano … more
EAST PROVIDENCE — A simmering rift between the council and the mayor’s office over access to department directors came to a boil at the body’s April 16 meeting, with the results of the … more
PORTSMOUTH — Two students at Portsmouth High School have been hard at work volunteering for the town’s Recreation Department to complete their senior projects. Thomas Coite … more
PORTSMOUTH — The property tax rate will increase by 2.54 percent in fiscal year 2020 under Town Administrator Richard Rainer, Jr.’s proposed municipal budget that will be presented … more
The pipeline that supplies water to thousands of Barrington, Warren and Bristol residents is leaking nearly 300,000 gallons per day, and officials say it could be a long and expensive haul to repair … more
Barrington High School senior Maile Somera recently received the Honorable Monsignor Robert Newbold Scholarship Award as the RIIL Female Student-Athlete of the Year. The Rhode Island … more
The Rhode Island Supreme Court has vacated a lower court decision in a lawsuit that arose out of the tragic death of 4-year-old Nicholas Gear, who drowned in a swimming pool in Portsmouth over … more
The stalemate between the parent company of Stop & Shop Supermarkets and five local unions of United Food & Commercial Workers in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut concluded a sixth day … more
Teaching positions, athletic teams and academic coaches would be eliminated if Barrington school officials were asked to cut an additional $500,000 from the proposed operating budget. At the … more
Always a bridesmaid, never the bride.  That’s how head coach Marvin Gordon describes the past few years for the Barrington High School boys varsity tennis team. Since 2007, the Eagles … more
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