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Riverside man, cancer survivor touts local health program

By   /  March 10, 2014  /  News  /  No Comments

Jim Valin

EAST PROVIDENCE — Eight years ago, when Jim Valin moved to Riverside, he was a very healthy man. He worked out at the gym on a regular basis and enjoyed all that life had to offer. A diagnosis of a bladder tumor three years later resulted in surgery and some chemo, but Mr. Valin continued […]

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Bayside YMCA meets fund-raising challenge

By   /  June 8, 2013  /  News  /  No Comments

Bayside YMCA Executive Director Joe Martino offers a tour of the new facility earlier this year. The YMCA recently raised another $500,000 for the project.

The community was up to the challenge. The Bayside YMCA recently succeeded in raising $500,000 for the new facility renovation project, which includes a new aquatic center and family center. Fifty-eight donors each contributed at least $2,500, and a group of anonymous benefactors matched the pledges during the Community Fund-raising Challenge. The challenge started in […]

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Barrington YBL basketball teams win titles

By   /  March 19, 2013  /  Sports  /  No Comments

Pictured are (from left to right, front row) Cadhan Kelly, Jackson Memmolo, Del Jenkins, Andrew Sheinberg, Story Salit, Elias Hastings, and Ben Gentile (back row) Coach Dan Memmolo, Sam Burgess, Mars Bishop, Andrew Flint and Coach Jeff Hastings. Missing from the photo is Forrester Hobbs.

The Barrington Youth Basketball League recently congratulated two championship teams. Barrington’s fifth grade boys Division 2 team had an outstanding season, winning the regular season division championship with a 10-2 record. The Barrington eighth grade boys Division 3 team had a fantastic run in the league’s post-season tournament, defeating Easton, Dedham and Mansfield in route […]

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