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Schools putting emphasis on the ‘whole child,’ not just the student

What’s it take to teach a student in 2019? A lot more than it used to. Superintendent of Schools Mario Andrade sent a clear message to parents, teachers, taxpayers and the public when …
Warren praised for innovation, creativity in planning
Warren's town manager and planner said the were thrilled and beyond flattered to learn last week that a statewide planning … Read More
In Warren, luck of the Irish lands on veterans
Everyone was Irish for a day this past Sunday, when the Warren’s American Legion Auxiliary Unit 11 held its annual corned beef and … Read More
Warren police logs: Man allegedly assaulted by brother of 14-year-old he met on Tinder
Monday, March 11A Patterson Avenue woman complained about a neighbor's trash. An officer spoke to the neighbor about her complaint.A … Read More
Fire damages Trafford Restaurant in Warren
Trafford's restaurant on Water Street is closed temporarily after a roof fire early Thursday afternoon. Warren Fire Chief James … Read More
Ursini accuses Bristol of unlawful termination and defamation
The director of the Benjamin Church Senior Center has filed a claim against the Town of Bristol alleging unlawful termination, … Read More
Crews remove large tree along Warren's Water Street
A large silver maple on Water Street that had been marked for removal for more than a year finally came down Thursday morning, to the … Read More
Obituaries
Elizabeth S. Lomas, 90, Warren Elizabeth S. (Weir) Lomas, 90, of Warren, died Sunday March 10, 2019 at Miriam Hospital Providence. She was the wife of the late Wilfred W. Lomas. Elizabeth was born in Barrington, a daughter of …
Anne E. Fortin, 82, Warren Anne E. (Northup) Fortin, 82, of Warren, passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Miriam Hospital, Providence. She was the wife of the late Albert J. Fortin. Born in Providence, a daughter of the …
Therese J. Duarte, 86, Warren Therese J. (Saucier) Duarte, 86, of Warren, RI, formerly of Fall River, passed away Monday, March 4, 2019. A clerical worker for Philip's Lightolier for many years, she enjoyed playing Scrabble …
William J. Forcier, 77, Warren William J. Forcier Jr., 77, of Warren, passed away on February 24, 2019 in Providence at Hope Hospice Care. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late William J. Forcier Sr. and Grace …
Sports
Warren Athletic Hall of Fame announces 2019 inductees The Warren Athletic Hall of Fame Committee has announced its inductees for 2019. They will be honored at a banquet Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Venus de Milo, Swansea, MA. For tickets call Martha …
East Bay girls lose heartbreaker in double OT The East Bay Co-op girls hockey team pushed LaSalle Academy to the brink before falling in double overtime in game three of the state championship series, 3-2, on Monday night, March 11. The …
Eagles force game 3 in girls hockey championship The East Bay Co-op girls’ varsity hockey team lived to fight another day with a 2-1 win over La Salle in game 2 of the championship series on Saturday, March 9 at URI Boss Arena. LaSalle beat the …
Eagles top Mounties, prep for hockey finals A decision to move Maddie Cox from defense to forward paid dividends for the East Bay Co-op girls ice hockey team last weekend, as the Eagles won two straight against the Mount St. Charles Co-op team …
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Opinion
Editorial: Hopeful tack for tall ship 2018 was a miserable year for SSV Oliver Hazard Perry. At just three years old, months after being anointed Rhode Island’s official tall ship, the momentarily magnificent Perry was awash in …
Thanks to everyone for making Bodacious Bee a success On behalf of the Bristol Warren Education Foundation (BWEF), we would like to express our sincere gratitude for the support and generosity of the community. The 11th annual Bodacious Bee was a great …
Around Town with Bob Rulli: Upcoming projects in Warren The Town of Warren will be initiating two drainage improvement projects shortly which will be funded by a combination of Town funds and grants from the Rhode Island Department of Environmental …
Letter: Climate change danger isn't just about polar ice caps To the editor:I support Bill Gerlach’s letter published last week in these pages, calling for action in response to the incontrovertible threat that is climate change. Here, I would like to add …

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