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Bay View student skates at international junior competition

By   /  February 3, 2014  /  Schools, Sports  /  No Comments

Liz Guarino

EAST PROVIDENCE — St. Mary Academy-Bay View junior Elizabeth Guarino, of Lincoln, recently earned the honor of skating as a member of Team USA 1 at the Synchronized Skating Junior World Challenge Cup being held in Neuchâtel, Switzerland in March 2014. Ms. Guarino qualified as a member of the Hayden Synchronized Skating Team, the Lexettes, […]

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Barrington teenager wants to bring bike park to Legion Way rink

By   /  December 26, 2013  /  Government & Politics, News, Police & Crime  /  No Comments

The Legion Way ice rink is used for skating in the winter, but Barrington's Alex Raad hopes to bring a bike park there for the summer months.

Alex Raad is tired of being told to scram. The Barrington High School senior has, for the last few years, heard local shop owners and police officers tell him and his friends to take their bike riding or skateboarding someplace else. Often that means heading over to some other town’s skate park or out to […]

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Barrington rink robbed of its hockey goal

By   /  December 23, 2013  /  News, Police & Crime  /  No Comments

Local teenagers play hockey at the Legion Way ice rink last winter. A hockey goal was stolen from the rink earlier this month.

Volunteers who helped recondition the Legion Way ice rink recently reported the theft of a hockey goal from the rink. Earlier this month, ice skaters and hockey players got a jump on outdoor skating at the Legion Way rink as temperatures plunged below freezing. And just as the weather started to grow warmer on Friday, […]

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Barrington ice rink volunteers set sights on DEM grant

By   /  November 20, 2013  /  News  /  No Comments

Young skaters enjoy the Legion Way ice rink last winter. Volunteers would like to make a series of improvements at the rink, and hope a DEM grant will aid in their efforts.

The Barrington Town Council advanced four grant requests to the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management recently, including one that would pay for additional improvements to the Legion Way ice rink. Tom Rimoshytus has been part of a small army of volunteers who have completed various upgrades to the rink over the last few years. […]

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