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Barrington teens charged after they are found drunk

Barrington teens charged after they are found drunk

Barrington police made eight underage drinking-related arrests over a seven day span last week, and among those charged were two 16-year-olds who were found to be heavily intoxicated. Police charged one of the girls on Wednesday, Aug. 12, after getting a call from a Hampden Meadows area resident. The girl had been dropped off at

Bill McCagney, shown during a recent Barrington High School football game, has retired from coaching after 25 years.

Barrington’s McCagney to be honored on Friday

The Bill “Mac” McCagney Football Era retirement party will be held this Friday, Aug. 14 at the Rhode Island Country Club at 6 p.m. The event, which recognizes McCagney’s 25 years leading the Barrington High School football team, will feature a buffet, cash bar and live entertainment. Tickets for the event are $40 and can be

Barrington's Brett Azar (left) starred with Arnold Schwarzenegger in Terminator Genisys.

Barrington native stars in Terminator Genysis

As a sophomore at Barrington High School, Brett Azar earned himself the nickname Hollywood. Brett said his teammates on the varsity baseball team teased him about his hair and the way he carried himself — he seemed to brim with confidence rarely seen in an underclassman. Little did his baseball teammates know that one day

Maxx Robey, a student intern, takes a new Dell Chromebook 11 out of its packaging. Barrington will give each high school student a new laptop this year.

Barrington set to hand out new laptops to students

Mike Messore stood knee-deep in a sea of new laptop computers. The Barrington School Department Superintendent stopped by the high school on Thursday morning to check on the progress of the district’s new 1-to-1 initiative — a technology improvement that gives a new Dell Chromebook 11 to each and every Barrington High School student this

The East Bay Lady Bulldogs won their third straight softball tournament recently.

East Bay softball team wins third straight tourney

The East Bay Bay Lady Bulldogs won their third softball tournament championship in a row recently. Timely hitting from Maddy Cox, Kaylee Feather, Hannah Gibson, Alex Marinelli and Ali Levada combined with excellent defense and impressive pitching performances by Lauren Conley, Katrina Kelley and Paige Concannon to help the Lady Bulldogs win the Rockem Shockem tournament

Team Fraid Knots prior to this year's Pan Mass Challenge.

Barrington’s ‘Fraid Knots’ pedal hard for charity

A number of Barrington residents saddled up for this year’s Pan Mass Challenge as members of Fraid Knots, a team that raised more than $40,000 for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. The Fraid Knots included Barrington residents Dave Bowerman, David Cambria, Kedrik Knight, Tony Moscrop, Mike Reuter, Bear Marchal, Andrew Naperotic, Chip Wilkerson and Garrett Ames.