Barrington track athletes perform well

Barrington High School Annika Kelly finished in second place in the weight throw at the Millrose Games Trials in New York City on Wednesday, Jan. 11.  Kelly had a top throw of 49 feet, 10.5 …

Prudence Island: From farming community to summer resort

PORTSMOUTH — Long before it became the place “where you can find peaceful solitude and scenic views,” Prudence Island was a farming community similar to other mainland cites …
Letter: Dear Barrington liberals, stop complaining about the election

To the editor: What's wrong with the libs in this town?  At one time the Republican Party was in the majority in this town. We never complained about Carter or Clinton or Obama winning …

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BHS sports roundup: Wrestlers battle, girls' hoops wins again

Wrestling The Barrington High School wrestling team moved to 3-3 after dropping two very close matches — the Eagles lost to Tolman 39-36 and Woonsocket 42-36. The Eagles had to forfeit a …

Barrington skates past Portsmouth, Smithfield

The Eagles took away another win over the long weekend defeating Portsmouth 1-0 on Monday. Barrington defenseman Drew Sirmalis score the boys' lone goal in the second period. Michael Grieve and …

Burk re-elected chairman of Tiverton Democrats

At its recent organizational meeting, the Tiverton Democratic Town Committee (TDTC) overwhelmingly voted to re-elect Mike Burk as chairman. Other officers re-elected were Paul Amaral as vice …

Dogs and owners enjoy new dog park in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH — Residents and their dogs enjoyed the new off-leash dog park at Melville Park during a preview on Monday, Jan. 16. Dogs raced around the park as their owners chatted by the opening with …

Warren police: The chicken didn't cross the road

Monday, Jan. 9 A coyote was spotted running north on Main Street just after 9 a.m. A Federal Street caller who had loaned a car to his brother complained that it had not been …
Featured home: Unique replica of sea captain's home

Enjoy your own private country retreat on two peaceful acres in South Rehoboth. This is not another cookie cutter home. The 3,735 square-foot home captures all the details of the past while providing …

Genevieve (Barboza) Rodrigues, 91, Bristol

Genevieve (Barboza) Rodrigues, 91, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. She was the wife of the late Joseph M. Rodrigues, to whom she was married for 57 years before his passing in 2002.Born in …

Michael P. Kinney, 69, Warren

John Furtado, 65, Bristol

Maria Viveiros, 90, Bristol

Jane L. Young, 72, Westport

Margaret (Vaccaro) Caizzi, 95, Bristol

Photos: Barrington swim teams remain undefeated

The Barrington High School girls' swim team improved to 4-0 in the division after defeating LaSalle Academy 60-34 on Friday, Jan. 13. The Eagles were paced by strong performances by their relay …

Missed shots doom Westport boys against Connolly

Girls Basketball: Pesky Tigers best Mt. Hope

Boys Basketball: Tiverton hoopsters roll over Mt. Hope

Gallery: East Providence High School swimming

Everyone in RI deserves a ‘Fair Shot’

To the editor,After decades of ever growing wealth inequality, many of us in Rhode Island have seen our working hours increase, our income shrink, our property taxes rise, and our school buildings …

Speak-Out: Differing opinions on coach; signs are a waste

Letter: Wastewater-related tax hikes unfair to many Warrenites

Editorial: Snow-blind drivers

Violet: Some leftovers from 2016

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OLMC kicks off year-long centennial celebration

Despite the snowy conditions last weekend, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church found great way to kick off its 100th anniversary celebration. On Saturday, a number of former OLMC Feast chief marshals …

Another Portsmouth Dog Park preview day set for Monday

Deepwater Wind supervisor to speak in Bristol

Prudence Island history is topic of lecture Jan. 12

Youth free throw contest set for Saturday in Portsmouth

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