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Police called for neighbor disputes in Barrington

Barrington Police responded to a pair of neighbor disputes on Tuesday, July 26. At about 11:40 a.m., a Sherbrooke Road resident called police to report a problem with a neighbor. The resident said …
Grants available to visual artists from Rhode Island
Visual artists who dream of having the resources to push their craft to the next level have until Aug. 19 to apply for $25,000 … Read More
Basketball standouts will compete to be ‘the best shooter in RI’
A handful of local basketball players have been selected to participate in a special event called “A shot for life,” which … Read More
Some students choose virtual school over traditional
Tracey McGee-Moreira, an educator for 34 years, points to March 13, 2020, as the day the entire landscape of education changed. It … Read More
Sports
Barrington lacrosse captains are named All-American
Barrington’s Ava Kovolyan and Kate Robertson were recently named All Americans in girls lacrosse. Kovolyan and Robertson, who … Read More
Barrington's 11U All-Star team drops two at states
The Barrington 11U All-Star baseball team lost 4-1 to Cranston East in a must-win game in the state tournament last … Read More
Barrington All-Star softball team eliminated at states
The Barrington Minors Division All-Star softball team took an early lead against Warwick North in an elimination bracket game at the … Read More
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Police Report
Barrington Police reminding residents to lock up their cars Barrington Police Chief Michael Correia is asking residents to lock up their cars, following a rash of car break-ins that occurred in Jamestown recently. Chief Correia shared a Facebook post on …
Police: Homeless man found living in woods behind YMCA Barrington Police received a 911 call at about 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 28, for a male party yelling and screaming in the woods behind the Bayside YMCA. Officers responded and searched the woods …
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Obituaries
Mary Fallon CO-FOUNDER OF ST. PAUL the APOSTLE CATHOLIC CHURCH, DIES at 92|WESTERLY, RI - Mary Farley (Caldwell) Fallon, mother of 10 children, beloved widow of Frank (Francois P.W.) Fallon, and last surviving co
Jimmie Bailey Jimmie Bailey, age 75, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at his Warren home on Tuesday, July 26, 2022. He was the beloved husband of Jeanne (Salvaggio) Bailey for 20 years before his...
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