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Barrington Afterprom benefiting from Flatbread deal

Barrington Afterprom benefiting from Flatbread deal

Are you hungry? Do you want to support the Barrington High School Afterprom? Today, Jan. 7, you can fill both those desires at once. From 5 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 7, Flatbread Company Providence will donate a portion of all flatbread pizza sales to Afterprom Barrington. Afterprom is a night-long party that follows the

St. Andrew's School cannot be taxed, say town officials, but that does not exclude a payment in lieu of taxes agreement.

Barrington to explore collecting payment from St. Andrew’s School

The Town of Barrington may not be able to tax St. Andrew’s School, but officials might be able to collect a payment in lieu of taxes from the private institution. The topic surfaced at the Jan. 6 council meeting, when councilor Bill DeWitt asked for an update on the tax exempt status of St. Andrew’s

A surveillance image shows the alleged pork thief leaving Shaw's Supermarket on Dec. 31.

Steaks stopped at the door — Barrington police search for shoplifter

Barrington police are looking for a man who allegedly stole a $36 pork tenderloin from the Shaw’s Supermarket in the Barrington Shopping Center on New Year’s Eve. Police received a phone call from Shaw’s at about 1:45 p.m., shortly after a man in his mid-40s wearing a blue coat and blue hat tried to steal

Belton Court, shown during the auction for the property in 2011.

Barrington’s own ‘Downton Abbey’ a victim of vandals

One of the most historically significant buildings in town was vandalized last month. A caretaker for the former Zion Bible Institute property in the north end of Barrington called police at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 25, to report that someone had broken into the Belton Court mansion and vandalized its interior. Belton Court is


Local churches set holiday service schedules

EAST PROVIDENCE — Area churches have set their Christmas Eve service schedule, including the Haven Methodist Church located at 200 Taunton Ave. The Haven service is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24, in the chapel. For more information call 438-4911. Come worship. Regularly scheduled worship services take place on Sundays at 10 a.m. Sunday