The Latest From Warren

Rescue efforts underway for person overboard Prudence Island Ferry

A Prudence Island Ferry passenger went overboard during the final crossing of the day between Prudence Island and Bristol.
New Photos: A week late, Eagles defeat Huskies in Thanksgiving game
For the second time this year, Barrington and Mt. Hope squared off for the annual Thanksgiving Day game on a day other than … Read More
Unmasked school committee members face criticism
Multiple school committee members in Bristol Warren are taking heat for their decision to not wear masks during meetings, despite an … Read More
Blount to build four ships for offshore wind industry
Blount is expected to deliver the four vessels to AOS for three different wind energy companies — Vineyard Wind, Ørsted, and … Read More
East Bay Dive Shop stays afloat with new owner
Walk into the East Bay Dive Shop, located just off the town’s main drag at 8 Church St. in Warren, and you’re likely to encounter … Read More
K-9 Brody featured in new police coloring book
A new coloring book featuring Bristol's most famous, furry friend will circulate through schools soon. Read More
'Project Sticker Shock' targets underage drinking
This program educates the public and changes attitudes about selling and providing alcohol to anyone under the age of 21. Read More

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Obituaries
James Alan Davis, 69, of Warren James Alan Davis, 69, of Warren passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, in his home. The son of the late Clifford and Grace (Hardigan) Davis, he was a lifelong resident of Warren. He was …
Paul M. Ramsay, 76, of Bristol Paul M. Ramsay, 76, of Bristol passed away at his home on Monday, Nov. 22, 2021, with his family at his side. He was the beloved husband of Cheryl Rogers for 18 years before his passing. Born in …
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100 Years Ago
100 Years Ago: Week of Aug. 25, 1921

A clever juvenile thief got caught red-handed with a lifted $20 bill, and women now have to pay poll taxes same as men.

100 Years ago in Warren: Baseball, foxes and a young thief

Taken from the pages of the Warren and Barrington Gazette this week in May 1921: Warren comes from behind It looked like a shut out for Warren Sunday, when the Revere Rubber Co. with Cooney in …

100 Years ago in Warren: Boat bandits and twilight baseball

Taken from the pages of the Warren and Barrington Gazette this week in May 1921: Bandits on a boatTwo East Warren boys will appear at the session of the Juvenile Court Thursday to answer to the …

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