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A dock on the Kickemuit

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If you like to be on the water, this four-bedroom (two of which are full master suites), two and a half-bathroom home at 35 Lincoln Avenue in Warren is a dream come true. At over 2300 square feet on a half-acre plus yard with direct Kickemuit river access and a dock, this is a special […]

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Two rescued from capsized boat in Portsmouth

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Portsmouth fire station

PORTSMOUTH — A father and daughter were rescued from a capsized sailboat off Island Park Friday afternoon. Deputy Fire Chief Michael O’Brien said at about 3:27 p.m., the Fire Department received a report of a capsized boat off Fountain Avenue. Callers reported two people in the water holding on to a boat. The Narragansett Bay Marine […]

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Nancy J. Collamore, 88, Barrington

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Nancy J. Collamore, 88, of Deltaville, Va. died Thursday, June 20, 2013 after a long illness at the Commonwealth Assisted Living Facility in Kilmarnock, Va. Born in Newton, Mass., Nancy was the daughter of the late Charles B. and Mildred Janes. She was predeceased by her brother, Donald, and sister, Phyllis. Nancy graduated from high […]

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Louis A. DiMario, 65, Barrington

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Louis A. DiMario, 65, passed into eternal life unexpectedly on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. Louis was the beloved husband and cherished friend of Joanne (Jacquard) and devoted and proud father of Jacob B. DiMario. Born in Fall River, Mass., on Oct. 7, 1947, he was the son of the late Anna (Calitri) DiMario and the […]

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Joseph A. Lonardo, 66, Barrington

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Joseph A. Lonardo, 66, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, June 27, 2013. He was the husband of Joanne (Silva) Lonardo. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Joseph and Rose (Zinni) Lonardo. Mr. Lonardo was a lifelong resident of Barrington. He was a member of the American Legion, Post 8, Knights of Columbus, […]

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New Warren treasurer to be named soon

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Warren could have a new town treasurer by mid-July. Warren Town Manager Thomas Gordon said he received 18 applications for the job, which opened when current treasurer and tax collector Ross Latham decided to step down last month. Mr. Gordon said the Warren Town Council will review his recommendation and likely ratify it on Tuesday, […]

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Bayside YMCA celebrates new family, aquatic centers

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Aquatics director Cassie Parys and lifeguard William Thurber chat with donors alongside the new pool at the Bayside YMCA.

At a dedication ceremony of the newly renovated Bayside YMCA on Thursday, June 27, the site was called a safe haven and a hub of the community, and for the more than 100 who attended the event, it was evident that spirit would continue for years to come. “In 1963, a group of people had […]

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Photo: Fishing boat sinks at Bristol dock

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A faulty bilge pump may be to blame for the sinking of a 46-foot fishing vessel at Bristol’s Church Street dock Friday. The Rick & Joe, a wooden fishing boat that has been tied up next to the Prudence Island ferry landing for years, started taking on water overnight and was resting on its starboard […]

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Weather delays Burr’s Hill work in Warren

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Water Street Construction 6-15-13 B

Recent wet weather has delayed the town from finishing a major reconstruction project at Burr’s Hill and the Warren Town Beach. The road and sidewalk reconstruction work is the last phase of a $2-plus million project to replace sewer lines in the area. Though town officials had hoped to finish it up by the beginning […]

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Waterfront show features Steve Smith & The Nakeds Saturday night

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Steve Smith & The Nakeds

If weather cooperates, the Bristol Fourth of July concert series is sure to enjoy one of its best nights Saturday, when the always popular Steve Smith & The Nakeds play at the waterfront Independence Park. The rhythm and blues band has been playing for 35 years, from touring with Bruce Springsteen’s saxophonist Clarence Clemons, to appearing […]

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