Learn more about Barrington on an historic bike tour

The Barrington Preservation Society is sponsoring an historic bike tour of the town. The bike tour will be held on Saturday, Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. to noon, and is free and open to the public. …
Barrington police called for drained pool
A Governor Bradford Drive resident in Barrington contacted police on Saturday morning, July 14, after he noticed that his neighbor's … Read More
Barrington now accepting old mattresses
Looking to get rid of an old mattress? The town can help. The Town of Barrington recently began participating in a mattress … Read More
Water authority pays off pipeline bond
The Bristol County Water Authority recently announced it had made the final payment of the $18 million in bonds that were purchased to … Read More
Barrington residents plan fund-raiser for 3-year-old girl
Lily Beauregard wants to talk about the octopus outside on her front porch. Or maybe it was a ghost.  Three-year-old Lily said … Read More
Non-resident day passes at Barrington Beach on the rise
The director of the town's recreation department said more than 1,400 seasonal beach passes have been sold so far this … Read More
Barrington Juniors team wins District II title
The Barrington Juniors Division All-Star team defeated Pineview 8-3 in a winner-take-all District II championship game on Monday … Read More
Runnins River Culvert Project readies to commence in East Providence
EAST PROVIDENCE — Stephen Coutu, Director of Public Works in East Providence, announced earlier this week the long-planned Runnins … Read More
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 … Read More
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
Obituaries
Roger Wells Spence, 76, of Las Vegas, Nev. and formerly of Barrington

Roger Wells Spence, age 76, of Las Vegas, Nev. and formerly of Barrington, RI, and Rockport, Texas, passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at his home in Las Vegas, Nev. Mr. Spence was a …

William M. Cauley, Jr., 95, of Barrington

Mary W. Smith, 81, of Barrington

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Opinion
Letter: Barrington’s 'Loyal Son' To the editor: Whenever we write or speak about Barrington’s history or any history for that matter, there’s always the story and the story behind the story. People who recount this …
Letter: Concern over chemical spraying on bike path To the editor: As a “frequent flyer” on the East Bay Bike Path, I was horrified to see chemical application signs popping up on the bike trail a few weeks ago. After several phone …
Letter: Is it time for Barrington taxpayers to rebel? To the editor: There are many wealthy people living in Barrington, with some seeking a private school experience that affects the finances of our public schools.   And now the town is …
Sports
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 15. Barrington's 12U Majors Division team defeated Tiverton 6-1 in the …
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 being played this week at Ledgemont Country Club hailed from the …
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 reached the finals with a 4-0 record, having defeated Darlington, …

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