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Barrington's hazard mitigation plan goes up for review soon

In accordance with the Federal Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000, the Town of Barrington is updating its hazard mitigation plan is seeking feedback from the public. The town will make a draft of the …
Median price of homes sold jumps by $100K in Barrington
The median price of homes sold in Barrington continues to climb. According to data provided by the Statewide Multiple Listing … Read More
Former Eagle is a standout at St. Lawrence
Oliva Middleton’s junior season at St. Lawrence University got off to a flying stop. A junior point guard and a Barrington … Read More
Volunteers needed to create tree inventory in Barrington
The Town of Barrington is looking for volunteers to help create a new comprehensive inventory of town trees.  The survey will … Read More
Barrington girls win division championship in track
The Barrington High School girls track team won the Eastern Division Championship held at Portsmouth High School on … Read More
Barrington boys cruise to division track championship
The Barrington High School boys track team won the Eastern Division Track Championship on Saturday afternoon.  The Eagles … Read More
Barrington volleyball team is young, smart and athletic
What a difference a year makes. At this time last year, the Barrington High School boys volleyball team had struggled to capture … Read More
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Police Report
Barrington Police: Birdhouse, bike and bags of dirt reported stolen Officials at Sowams School called Barrington Police on Monday, May 2 at about 3:30 p.m. to report the larceny of a bicycle from a rack outside the school. School officials shared surveillance video …
Barrington Police investigating alleged assault at elementary school Barrington Police are investigating incidents with ties to local private and public schools. The incidents are unrelated.  On Monday, May 2, officials at a private school in Barrington called …
East Bay Social
Kathleen Scorpio Memorial |On June 1st on a Wednesday I am having a memorial service for Kathleen Scorpio at 10am at the First Congregational Church on 300 high st in Bristol Rhode Island. Following the mass a recepti
Anthony Eddins Eddins, Anthony J. Sr., 59, of Terrace Avenue, Riverside Terrace, Riverside, died peacefully on May 16, 2022 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Susan C. (Sturm) Dus
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