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AT&T exploring Barrington school site for cell tower

AT&T exploring Barrington school site for cell tower

Communications company AT&T is interested in possibly locating a cell tower near Sowams School. Town officials this week confirmed reports that representatives from AT&T visited Sowams School recently, exploring the location as a possible site for a new cell tower. Barrington Town Manager Peter DeAngelis said AT&T was looking to fill a gap in its

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School security concerns surface after Barrington school’s sign is vandalized

Parents of students at Barrington’s Sowams School have been voicing their concerns with local officials following an incident early Sunday morning, Oct. 20, where a 32-year-old neighbor to Sowams School allegedly smashed the school sign and burned it in his back yard. Sowams School Principal Jim Callahan sent an e-mail on Thursday afternoon, discussing the situation:

This is what remains of the Sowams School sign after a Barrington man allegedly smashed and burned it.

Barrington police: Local man smashed, burned school sign

On Saturday afternoon, Sowams School Principal Jim Callahan was all smiles as his school celebrated its annual Octoberfest under beautiful blue skies. A day later, the long-time administrator was completely surprised to see that someone had needlessly smashed the hand-painted sign that graced the school’s front lawn. “The PTO had purchased that sign … it

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Rooftop trespassers in Barrington spotted three times in two days

Local teenagers were seen atop the Rite Aid on County Road, Brickyard Wine and Spirits and Sowams School last weekend, and on each occasion Barrington police did their best to usher the young people back onto solid ground. At about 9 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 1, a motorist called police after noticing some kids on

Barrington School Committee member Patrick Guida will receive a national award in October.

Key Barrington School Committee meeting is tonight at 7:30

The Barrington School Committee will hold a meeting tonight, May 9, to discuss the creation of a full-day kindergarten program and the proposed school budget. The meeting will be held in the school committee room at 7:30 p.m. Full-day kindergarten has been a hot topic in town. School officials initially put a $141,000 placeholder in

Students in Jackie Pereira's second grade class at Sowams School show off their slippers on Wednesday morning. Students and teachers at Sowams raised more than $1,500 for the victims of Hurricane Sandy.

Barrington students raise $1,500 by wearing ‘Slippers for Sandy’

  Students at Sowams Elementary School in Barrington slipped on their slippers during the school day while raising more than $1,500 for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. On Wednesday, students could trade a $1 donation for permission to wear slippers in school. The fund-raiser, titled “Slippers for Sandy,” helped raise $1,541.21, which organizers planned to

Sowams School students are excited about this year's October Festival, which is set for Saturday, Oct. 13.

Sowams Octoberfest is Saturday in Barrington

Sowams School will host its annual October Festival on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event, which serves as an important fund-raiser for the school’s parent-teacher organization, will feature a number of fun games for kids of all ages. There will be hair beading, pony rides, a moon bounce, an obstacle