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Barrington doubles team is state champs

The team of Katie Byon and Ava Kaczera-Kasem brought home the state doubles championship last weekend, defeating a team from LaSalle Academy in the finals.  Byon and Kaczera-Kasem entered the …
KFC manager, dozens more apply for Barrington town manager’s job
How many people are interested in being the next town manager in Barrington? Plenty.  According to sources, 47 people … Read More
Nayatt School principal resigning, last day is Friday
After nearly a decade as the Nayatt School principal, Tracey Learned is stepping down. Ms. Learned announced recently that she was … Read More
Barrington High School loses a legend
Barrington High School lost a legend this week. Late Wednesday night, Oct. 13, the Eagles’ longtime weight throwing coach Bob … Read More
R.I. Aquatics Hall inducts five with local ties
The Rhode Island Aquatic Hall of Fame has announced its Class of 2021 inductees, nearly all of the new honorees having local ties: … Read More
Eagles outscore Vikings, improve to 4-1
Running back AJ DiOrio scored three touchdowns and helped the Barrington High School football team defeat Rogers, 34-6, on Friday … Read More
Barrington teams compete in Thetford (Vt.) Invitational
The Barrington High School cross country teams traveled to Vermont last weekend to compete in the Thetford Invitational. The boys … Read More
Police Report
East Greenwich man charged with several counts of animal cruelty EAST PROVIDENCE — An East Greenwich man was charged with several counts of animal abuse following a recent investigation by local entities, including the East Providence-based Rhode Island …
Remembering Officer Caputo: 'He’s going to be impossible to replace' Members of the Barrington Police Department say Sergeant Gino Caputo, who died Saturday, Sept. 11 after a five-week battle against Covid-19, was a great police officer, a great friend and a great …
East Bay Social
Carole Jean Dalessio, 77, formerly of Barrington Carole Jean (Losito) Dalessio, 77, of East Hartford, Conn., loving wife of 53 years of the late Harry Arthur Dalessio, peacefully passed away unexpectedly with her son Matthew by her side on Monday, …
Richard Joseph Cloutier, 80, Warren and Barrington Richard Joseph Cloutier, 80, of Warren, RI, formerly of Barrington, RI, passed away, Thursday, October 7, 2021, at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. He was the husband of the late Rebecca …

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