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East Providence’s Rome Packing recalls Ocean’s Catch brand crab meat

East Providence’s Rome Packing recalls Ocean’s Catch brand crab meat

EAST PROVIDENCE — Rome Packing Co., Inc. has issued a voluntary recall of its Ocean’s Catch brand All Natural Jonah Crab Leg Meat after routine product sampling by the company determined some of the finished products may have been contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria. The city-based company is cooperating with the Food and Drug Administration

81 Governor Bradford Drive, Barrington

Off the Market: Homes sold in East Bay

The following homes changed hands around the East Bay recently: Barrington 81 Governor Bradford Drive — $555,000 9 Saint Andrews Way — $610,000 42 Riverside Drive — $473,000 45 Shore Drive — $374,000 270 Nayatt Road — $238,000 2 Oxford Road — $375,000 24 New Meadow Road — $195,000 Bristol 7 Sullivan Lane — $350,000

Editorial: Party time

When Tiverton decided back in 2007 to go non-partisan with local elections it seemed like an interesting idea. But seven years later the old Tiverton days of Democrats, Independents and the occasional Republican aren’t looking so bad after all. Politics back then was not for the faint of heart. Foes faced off inside and outside

St. Luke School students will monitor Annawamscutt Creek, observe and report findings throughout the school year.

Barrington private school brings learning outdoors

The middle school students at St. Luke’s School in Barrington kicked off a year of field study at Annawamscutt Creek recently. The students worked with community mentor and environmentalist Sandra Wyatt, who is also a member of the Barrington Land Conservation Trust. Ms. Wyatt and middle school science teacher Doreen Schiff introduced the eighth grade