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House of the Week: Waterfront on Nanaquacket Pond

House of the Week: Waterfront on Nanaquacket Pond

With 1.7 acres to roam and views of Nanaquaket Pond, you might think you’re strolling through a town park rather than your own backyard. The home at 514 Nanaquaket Road in Tiverton has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms within more than 1,700 square feet of living space. The gleaming white kitchen opens to a dining

Concert band trumpeters Stephen Johnston (mid-left) and Andrew Bowser enjoy the snow during Sleigh Ride. Photos by Rich Dionne

Photos: Rip-roaring good time at BHS Winter Concert

The Barrington High School concert and jazz bands wowed family members and friends with terrific performances during their 2014 Winter Concert at John R. Gray Auditorium on Dec. 9. In front of a jam-packed audience, the concert band played, Blue Ridge Saga, Trail of Tears, Rhosymedre, Mount Everest and Sleigh Ride. The Jazz band played, I Got Plenty

Adam Kelly is shown here competing during last year's indoor season.

Barrington boys open indoor season with two wins

The Barrington High School boys’ indoor track team knocked off Hope High School and Central in the first dual meet of the regular season on Dec. 16. The Eagles outscored Hope 91-17 and Central 84-24. Barrington runners swept the top three spots in a number of events, including the 3,000-meter race. Gerald Guerrieri won the

The front entrance to Barrington Middle School.

Some Barrington NECAP Science test scores dip

The scores are in. The review is complete. And the results are not great for Barrington. The Rhode Island Department of Education recently released the results of the NECAP Science assessments administered to students last spring, and in Barrington scores were down at every level except at the high school. About 66 percent of the local fourth-graders

22 Cedar Ave., Barrington

Off the Market: Homes sold around East Bay

The following properties have changed hands across the East Bay recently: Barrington 7 Riverside Drive — $880,000 39 Richmond Ave. — $269,900 483 Maple Ave. — $257,000 22 Cedar Ave. — $1,100,000 East Providence 259 Dover Ave. — $21,500 11 Benedict St. — $147,500 85 Middle St. — $149,862 39 Richfield Ave. — $258,000 104

Barrington's Matt DeWolf, shown in a game last year, has played well for the Eagles this season.

Barrington boys’ basketball team opens season 3-0

The Barrington High School boys’ basketball team opened the season with three non-league victories. Playing at home on Thursday, Dec. 11, the Eagles defeated Portsmouth 55-46. Barrington then knocked off Westerly 47-39, and defeated Juanita Sanchez 42-37 on Tuesday night. Barrington head coach Patrick Sullivan said Matt DeWolf has played well to start the season.


Warren volunteers need help feeding needy on Christmas

Volunteers led by Warren Unit #11 of the American Legion Auxiliary will prepare and deliver meals on Christmas Day to the elderly, homebound and needy in Warrn, Barrington, Bristol and Riverside. Anyone wanting a meal should call 245-5431 by Monday, Dec. 23, and leave a message. Anyone who wants to volunteer in preparing or delivering

Barrington's Adam Kelly, Bobby Colantonio and Mike Alvernaz (from left to right).

Barrington throwers lead Eagles to strong finish

The Barrington High School boys’ and girls’ indoor track teams participated in their respective Injury Fund relay meets. The girls were paced by an impressive performance in the distance medley relay — Lusine Gazeryan, Chloe Mayhew, Lilly Gagliano and Grace Connolly ran to a second place finish. Mayhew, Stephanie Galbraith, Kerry Eller and Allison Army