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Crews demolished the old shack at Barrington Beach last week.

Barrington Beach shack is no more; improvements on the way

Barrington Beach shack is no more; improvements on the way

Long awaited improvements to Barrington Beach are underway, the first step being the demolition of the old cement-block beach hut at the bottom of Bay Road. Workers from the department of public works spent last Thursday afternoon taking down the structure that dates to the 1950s. Barrington Town Planner Philip Hervey sent out a press

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Police called for Providence teens using Barrington Beach after hours

The Barrington Police Department received a phone call early Monday morning, July 8, after a resident who lives near Barrington Beach spotted young people lighting off fireworks. Police responded to the beach a little after 1 a.m., and located the individuals — there was a group of five teenagers from Providence who said they came

Noah Salois, 5, heaves a bucket of water into a make-shift pool at Barrington Beach recently. Andrew Culley, 12, is right.

People beat the heat at Barrington Beach

Barrington Beach is experiencing another stellar summer season. Recent upgrades and significantly fewer closures due to water quality issues have helped improve the local beach, said Barrington Town Manager Peter DeAngelis. “It looks great,” he said. The town invested approximately $300,000 in a new bath house for the beach and also purchased a beach rake,