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If construction proceeds as expected, Barrington residents and non-residents will be able to cool off at the Police Cove Park splash pad this summer.  The Barrington Town Council recently … more
PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth resident and Johnson & Wales University (JWU) student Manal Jakhar, a senior advertising & marketing communications major, was honored Thursday, Feb. 14 by … more
With an amendment to the Bristol Zoning Ordinance use table allowing a business that is designated as food manufacturing to set up shop in a general business zone, Kyle Michaud has final approval to … more
In the fall of 2014, Frankie Da Ponte, Jr. was at a crossroads. At the time, the Bristol native and Mt. Hope High School graduate was living in New York City, wearing himself thin as he tried catch a … more
Sen. Cynthia A. Coyne recently introduced legislation that would ban 3-D printed firearms in Rhode Island. Sen. Coyne (D-Dist. 32, Barrington, Bristol and East Providence) is a retired lieutenant … more
EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School wrestling team recently took on Cranston West in a Division I match. The Townies are finishing up their regular season schedule this week in … more
PORTSMOUTH — An 18-year-local man was arrested on drug charges Wednesday night, Feb. 13, after the Portsmouth Police Detective Division executed a search warrant at his home as part of a … more
For their Valentine’s Day story, assorted publications world-wide turned to a tale with Tiverton ties — the sweet story of a young Massachusetts woman who married her zombie doll. The wedding … more
PORTSMOUTH — What should parents worry about most when it comes to their children and substance abuse?  When that question was posed recently to Corey Silvia, the coordinator of … more
Efforts to train the town treasurer and avoid future fiscal crises of the sort discovered last fall appear to be going nowhere, selectmen were told last week. “I sit here with a huge yellow … more
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