Barrington voters leave appropriations committee intact

Following the budget votes at Wednesday night's financial town meeting, taxpayers were asked to vote on the committee on appropriations.  Two seats on the committee — one filled by …
Barrington voters reject $500,000 budget cut
Barrington taxpayers defeated a motion to cut $500,000 from the proposed budget during Wednesday night's financial town … Read More
Barrington resident: Build a better plan for Police Cove Park
The glare off the seashells is blinding Andy Thompson. The longtime Barrington resident squints behind his glasses as he looks out … Read More
Town moderator will miss tonight's FTM in Barrington
The person responsible for running Barrington's financial town meeting will not be attending this year's financial town … Read More
Enright and Vestas enjoy stay, but it’s back to the Leg 9 grind
Bristol resident, Vestas 11th Hour Racing skipper Charlie Enright and his team left Newport with the Volvo Ocean Race fleet as they … Read More
Barrington baseball beats Wheeler, loses to Mt. Hope
Barrington hosted Wheeler on Thursday, May 17, for Senior Day, and started 9 seniors en route to a 5-3 win over the visitors. … Read More
Striper Marina tournament will celebrate 25 years
The 25th annual Striper Marina Striped Bass Tournament will be held next week, from Thursday, May 31 through Sunday, June … Read More
Barrington gymnasts compete in regionals
On Saturday, May 19, three athletes from Barrington competed in Shrewsbury, Mass. at the USA Gymnastics Regionals, representing the … Read More
Barrington girls race to Class A Championship
Kate Zitzmann and Annika Kelly each won two events and helped lead the Barrington High School girls track team to the Class A … Read More
Barrington resident's reminder: Reval will impact tax bills
Barrington officials are anticipating a small decrease in the tax rate this year, but Peter Clifford wants to remind people that the … Read More
Obituaries
Nancy Colardo, 91, of Barrington

Mrs. Nancy (Ruggiero) Colardo, 91, of Barrington, died peacefully on Monday, May 21, surrounded by family at St. Elizabeth’s Manor.  She was the wife of the late Vincenzo …

Barbara Elizabeth Parillo, of Barrington

Jean E. Allen, 81, of Barrington

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Opinion
Letter: Thanks for supporting BHS sailing team To the editor: On behalf of the Barrington High School Club Sailing Team, we would like to thank everyone who helped us get to the ISSA High School Coed National Championships in Seabrook, Texas …
Letter: Mr. Clifford’s wish To the editor: Here we go again! “The BSC Wins on Budget, But More Lies Ahead” should be the title of the recent, sadly predictable annual FTM showdown foisted on taxpayers as …
Letter: Recent news brief was a joke, right? To the editor: Re the Page 9, May  9 “News Brief” headline, "Online gaming to become a high school sport”: You’re kidding, right! Karl F. …
Sports
Eagles overpower Skippers in girls lacrosse Hope Robertson scored six goals, Tess Gagliano had four goals, and Clare Gaffney added three more, powering the Barrington High School girls lacrosse team to a 17-7 win over North Kingstown on …
CVS Charity Classic moves to single-day tournament Rory McIlroy is coming to Rhode Island. In fact, McIlroy will be coming to Barrington for this year's CVS Health Charity Classic. McIlroy is one of the top-ranked professional golfers in the world …
Barrington boys finish third at Eastern Division Championship Powered by a sweep of the top three spots in the 110-meter hurdles, the Barrington High School boys track team finished third at the Eastern Division Championship on Wednesday, May 9. Barrington's …

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