Few surprises come from East Providence election signatures deadline

EAST PROVIDENCE — As of the 4 o’clock Monday afternoon, July 16, deadline to submit nomination papers with signatures of registered voters, the field of candidates in East Providence for the …
Barrington All-Stars roll past Middletown 11-1
The Barrington Little League Majors 10U All-Star team overpowered Middletown 11-1 in the District II finals on Sunday night, July … Read More
Two Barrington All-Star teams advance to states
Two Barrington Little League All-Star teams advanced to states after wlnning District II championships on Sunday night, July … Read More
East Bay golfers vie for Rhode Island golf title
PAWTUCKET — Three of the four players to reach the semifinals of the 113th Rhode Island Golf Association State Amateur Championship … Read More
Eagle Scout candidate gives back to his church
Barrington's Michael Zeleznik has found a way to successfully juggle work, athletics and scouts, as well as church and civic … Read More
Grand jury indicts Warren man for murder
The Rhode Island Statewide Grand Jury reported out an indictment on Wednesday, July 11, charging Warren resident Owen Morris with one … Read More
Barrington will play Tiverton in District II All-Stars final
Barrington and Tiverton will battle for the District II Majors Division All-Star championship on Sunday, July 15. Barrington has … Read More
Barrington athletes place in top-10 at fencing nationals
A handful of Barrington athletes celebrated strong finishes at the USA National Fencing Championships in St. Louis, Mo., from June 28 … Read More
Meeting to discuss proposed fast food restaurant canceled
The Barrington Technical Review Committee had been scheduled to meet on Thursday, July 12, to conduct a "concept review" for the fast … Read More
Barrington residents rally support for service station
Patricia Mundy signed the list, and so did Bill Anderson.  Lindsey Brickle signed it, and Bob Smith was more than happy to sign … Read More
Obituaries
William M. Cauley, Jr., 95, of Barrington

William M. Cauley, Jr., 95, of Ocean Avenue, died peacefully on Sunday, July 15, 2018. He was the husband of the late Margaret E. (Thorpe) Cauley. Born in Pawtucket, a son of the late William M. …

Mary W. Smith, 81, of Barrington

Robert L. Fancher, Jr., 78, formerly of Barrington

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Opinion
Letter: Barrington needs the BP station To the editor: This letter is regarding the recent article about the submitted plans to tear down the Barrington BP and put up a restaurant. I am opposed to this idea.  Barrington BP is …
Letter: What, me worry? To the editor:  Will wonders never cease? Mr. Guida claims he’s “not surprised, just disappointed” at the recent cost overrun for the special dirt now needed to complete the …
Letter: Representative town meeting is a better option for Barrington To the editor: I agree with you Ned and, it feels wonderful that there really are others who can see that a large percentage of the citizens of Barrington do not get to have their voices heard and …
Sports
Pitchers shine as Barrington defeats Portsmouth, 2-1 The Barrington Majors All-Star team scored one run in the first inning, another in the third, and held on to defeat Portsmouth, 2-1, in a District II winner's bracket showdown on Monday night, July …
Barrington teen will compete at Youth Olympic Games Barrington's Annika Kelly has earned a spot in the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina in October.  Annika, who has a family connection to Estonia, will compete for the European …
Barrington hockey player chosen for special award The Rhode Island Reds Heritage Society will be honoring six "Unsung Hockey Heroes" from the Rhode Island Interscholastic League at the Society's 18th annual reunion at Goddard State Park in Warwick …

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