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Barrington recycles more than most towns in RI

By   /  October 1, 2013  /  News  /  No Comments

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Recent data from the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation shows that Barrington residents recycle more than their peers in most other towns in the state. In fact, the town ranks fourth in an analysis of recycling rates for Rhode Island communities. This year, Barrington recycled nearly 2,300 tons of material, or 281 pounds of recycling […]

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2013 Proud to Be Part of the East Bay

By   /  October 1, 2013  /  News  /  No Comments

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East Bay Beer Fest to donate thousands from charity event

By   /  June 25, 2013  /  Business, News  /  No Comments

Narragansett Beer Brewery was one of the local beer companies to attend the first-ever East Bay Beer Fest.

Brickyard Wine & Spirits, the lead sponsor of the first ever East Bay Beer Festival, announced this week that they would present Tap-In and The Stephen Hopkins Center for Civil Rights checks from the money raised at the recent event. A representative from the local store was scheduled to present the money on Tuesday, June […]

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Bayside YMCA more than $100K away from goal

By   /  April 11, 2013  /  News  /  No Comments

Bayside YMCA Executive Director Joe Martino shows off the new filtration units at the Bayside YMCA.

Ethan Kehoe can’t stop checking his cell phone. The chief development officer for the Greater Providence YMCA can’t help from checking his cell phone for updates on the Bayside YMCA community fund-raising challenge, a 12-week program designed to raise $500,000 for the Y’s renovation project. Earlier in the day on Thursday, April 4, Mr. Kehoe […]

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Bill would make bridge, road repair easier for East Providence, others around the state

By   /  March 21, 2013  /  Government & Politics, News  /  No Comments

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PROVIDENCE — Calling it a “home run” piece of legislation, Rhode Island Speaker of the House Gordon Fox and other dignitaries announced at a State House briefing Thursday morning, March 21, a proposal which would make it easier for cities and towns to maintain their bridges and roads while also spurring job creation. The “Municipal […]

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Governor Chafee gives update on power outages during press conference

By   /  February 9, 2013  /  News  /  No Comments

A backhoe clears out a side street in East Providence at nightfall Saturday, Feb. 9.

CRANSTON — During a 5:30 p.m. press conference Saturday, Feb. 9, at the state Emergency Management headquarters, Governor Lincoln Chafee and other officials offered an update on the status of power outages and travel in Rhode Island in the wake of winter storm Nemo. The Governor noted most main thoroughfares around the state have been […]

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East Bay girls part of championship rowing team

By   /  December 18, 2012  /  News, Sports  /  No Comments

Bay View's rowing teams include East Bay residents (from left to right) Diana Lucey (varsity from Bristol), Erin Devin (JV from Bristol), Erin O'Connell (varsity from Barrington), Maddy Chrupcala (JV from Barrington) and Katie Lowis (JV and varsity from Bristol)/

Some local girls played key roles in the top place finishes for Bay View’s crew teams at the recent New England High School Regional Championships, which were held in Worcester, Mass. Barrington’s Erin O’Connell and Maddy Chrupcala, and Bristol’s Diana Lucey, Erin Devin and Katie Lowis rowed for the varsity and junior varsity teams at […]

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‘The Nutcracker’ coming to Mt. Hope High School

By   /  November 29, 2012  /  Arts & Entertainment, News  /  No Comments

Photos by Rich Dionne
Festival Ballet's Dylan Giles and senior dancer Brittany Cavaco of East Providence rehearse the roles of the king and queen at Ballet Prestige in Barrington in preparation for Ballet Prestige's "The Nutcracker" performances in Bristol on Dec. 8 and 9.

Ballet Prestige, a Russian style ballet studio located in Barrington under the direction of Vera Kurmasheva and Zhanat Baidaralin, will bring “The Nutcracker” to life in two performances at Mt. Hope High School on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 8 and 9. The ballet will feature a number of East Bay dancers, including Bristol’s Thomas Curran […]

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