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Featured home: Historic charm, modern amenities in Bristol Highlands

The Bristol Highlands is the setting for this distinctive 1920s colonial with modern updates on an oversized lot that extends to the East Bay Bike Path. The home on Sunset Road has four bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms within more than 4,300 square feet of living space. It provides the best of both worlds — the

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Featured home: Historic charm, modern amenities in Bristol Highlands

The Bristol Highlands is the setting for this distinctive 1920s colonial with modern updates on an oversized lot that extends to the East Bay Bike Path. The home on Sunset Road has four bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms within more than 4,300 square feet of living space. It provides the best of both worlds — the

Firefighters were confronted by a car fully engulfed in flames outside the bakery on Monday.

Barrington crews busy with car fire, brush fires

A green convertible sedan caught fire while it was parked outside Vienna Bakery in Barrington on Monday afternoon, May 18. Barrington firefighters responded to the scene and quickly extinguished the fire. The small blaze was one of a handful the local fire department has been called to recently. On Friday afternoon, May 15, at about

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Barrington Memorial Day parade includes school bands, more

The annual Memorial Day parade in Barrington steps off on Monday morning, May 25. Massing of Colors ceremonies, including raising of the flag, roll call of deceased veterans, placing of the wreath and playing of Taps will begin at 8:30 a.m. at Victory Field Memorial Gates at Barrington High School. Barrington native Rev. Angelo Carusi of

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Bristol Police: Man walks off with crosswalk flags

The Bristol Police Department responded to the following calls between May 11 and May 17: Monday, May 11 A resident near St. Mary’s Church on Wood Street called police to complain that the church bells were continually ringing at 6:30 p.m. The report was unfounded. A resident on Sousa Street called to complain of a

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Mt. Hope lacrosse advances to state semis

Above: Mt. Hope’s Grace Moclair breaks through a Smithfield defender during the Huskies’ victory. Photos by Tim Marshall The Mt. Hope girls’ lacrosse team continued its winning season into the post-season, beating Smithfield High School in the quarterfinal round of playoffs. Shealyn Raposa led the team in scoring, putting in seven goals with one assist

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Volunteers give Bristol a spring cleaning

Bristol got a spring cleaning last week when dozens of volunteers scattered throughout the town picking up litter and debris that created an eyesore around town. About 100 volunteers, including scout troops, families and members of Save The Bay, scoured a dozen locations in the annual clean-up sponsored by the Department of Public Works and

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Daniel J. Pacheco, 33, Fall River

Daniel J. Pacheco, 33, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2015.  Born in Fall River, Mass., he was a son of John M. and Natalie O. (Machado) Pacheco. Mr. Pacheco earned his bachelor of science degree in criminal justice from Rhode Island College and had been working as a correctional officer for the commonwealth of Massachusetts

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East Bay Strength & Conditioning prepares athletes for success

ADVERTISING – In his new facility on Vineyard Lane in Barrington, Coach Andrew DiOrio works with both competitive and recreational athletes to help them better prepare for the demands of physical activity. “With kids playing competitive sports at younger ages, it is important that they learn the fundamentals of movement, training, nutrition and recovery early

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At last year’s Memorial Day observances in Portsmouth, VFW Post 5390 Chaplain Michael Nott says a few words in honor of the late SSG Christopher Potts, a Tiverton resident was killed in Iraq in 2004.

Portsmouth Memorial Day service set for Monday

Above: At last year’s Memorial Day observances in Portsmouth, VFW Post 5390 Chaplain Michael Nott says a few words in honor of the late SSG Christopher Potts, a Tiverton resident was killed in Iraq in 2004. PORTSMOUTH — Memorial Day observances will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, May 25, at the Portsmouth Veterans of Foreign Wars Post

At last year’s Memorial Day observances in Portsmouth, VFW Post 5390 Chaplain Michael Nott says a few words in honor of the late SSG Christopher Potts, a Tiverton resident was killed in Iraq in 2004.

Portsmouth Memorial Day service set for Monday

Above: At last year’s Memorial Day observances in Portsmouth, VFW Post 5390 Chaplain Michael Nott says a few words in honor of the late SSG Christopher Potts, a Tiverton resident was killed in Iraq in 2004. PORTSMOUTH — Memorial Day observances will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, May 25, at the Portsmouth Veterans of Foreign Wars Post

Grilled potatoes, onions and celery makes a good side dish with steaks, chicken, pork chops or ribs.

Warm weather is here; it’s time to start your grills!

I visited my mother in Florida in early December last year. Even though it was pretty cold for St. Augustine, my stepfather grills year-round on their deck no matter the temperature. One evening he made these potatoes wrapped in foil and cooked on the grill. They were easy, cooked right alongside the steaks and were

Science Central will operate, as here during a BioBlitz a few years ago in Narragansett, inside a large tent, where specimens collected will be identified and catalogued.

Little Compton to be BioBlitzed on ‘Nature Day’

LITTLE COMPTON — A 24-hour BioBlitz, and conclave of over a dozen conservation and gardening organizations being called Nature Day, will descend upon Veterans Field on the weekend of June 13. The double-header event, expected by its sponsors to draw an estimated 500-600 people from around the area and New England, signals “a powerful next

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