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St. Andrew's School recently announced the appointment of a new headmaster, David Tinagero.

Barrington private school announces new headmaster

Barrington private school announces new headmaster

St. Andrew’s School in Barrington recently announced the appointment of a new headmaster. David Tinagero, who currently works as the associate vice chancellor of student affairs and dean of students at New York University Abu Dhabi, will replace long-serving St. Andrew’s School Headmaster John Martin. Mr. Tinagero will assume his new post in July. “We

East Providence hosts annual Black History Month celebration

EAST PROVIDENCE — The City of East Providence hosts its 2015 Black History Month Celebration Wednesday night, Feb. 25, in the City Hall Chamber beginning at 6 p.m. The guest speaker this year is Kobi Dennis, Project Night Vision Founder. The night also includes Raffini, Rhode Island Black Storytellers; Onna Moniz-John’s Memorabilia Collection; Artwork by

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RWU President’s Distinguished Speakers Series: Lawrence Lessig

In a conversation titled “Equal Citizens,” preeminent scholar, attorney and activist Lawrence Lessig will explore the issue of political funding and its effect on equality in America. Lessig is the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School, and director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University. He

Photo by Tim Marshall — Paulo Pereira competes for in the 55 meter hurdles for EPHS at the State Indoor Track Meet February 21.

Casey leads East Providence to sixth place at state indoor meet

PROVIDENCE — Trystan Casey’s victory in the long jump highlighted the performances of East Providence High School athletes in the 2015 Rhode Island State Indoor Track and Field Championship Meet held Saturday, Feb. 21, at the Providence Career and Tech Academy Field House. Casey, a senior, cleared 21 feet, 4.5 inches to finish slightly ahead


Westport home offers plenty of space, pond views

South Westport is the setting for this modern home with deeded water rights on a private cul-de-sac. Built in 1992, the large contemporary at 9 Ivy Meadows Lane in Westport, Mass., has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms within more than 3,300 square feet of living space. On the banks of Devol Pond, the property has

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Maple sugaring at Coggeshall Farm

This Sunday, maple enthusiasts of all ages can experience maple sugaring first-hand at Coggeshall Farm Museum. “Dress warmly and be prepared to trek through the snow to our maple camp,” says Coggeshall Executive Director Cindy Elder. “The campfires will be blazing, and you’ll get a hands-on experience with traditional methods used to tap trees, harvest


Four Bridges acoustic foursome in Tiverton

Four Bridges plays original, traditional, and contemporary bluegrass, along with unexpected rock covers, alt country tunes, and Americana music. Four Bridges entertains music lovers of all ages and backgrounds with a great mix of high-energy, foot-stompin’ bluegrass and sweet and sorrowful ballads. This local favorite with a loyal following is sure to once again tear