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William Lajoie (left) and Peter M. Costa.

Barrington police charge two with house break

Barrington police charge two with house break

Barrington police charged two Fall River men in connection to a house break in Swansea, Mass. on Monday, July 28. According to a press release, the Warren Police Department sent out an alert to all surrounding departments at 2:10 p.m. about a two men traveling in a minivan. The individuals had reportedly been involved in

Carlo Longo, 93, Barrington

Carlo Longo, 93, of Barrington, passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. He was the beloved husband of Dorothy A. (DeStefano) Longo to whom he was married for 68 years. Born in Panni, Foggia, Italy on Dec. 26, 1920, he was the son of the late Donato and Anna

Barrington's Joshua Zimmt (front, center) celebrates a championship with his Attleboro Bluefish teammates.

Barrington swimmer earns trip to nationals

Barrington’s Joshua Zimmt, a soon-to-be sophomore at the College of William and Mary, recently posted some impressive times at the Arena 2014 New England Senior Championships held at Brown University. Joshua won the 100 meter breaststroke event with a time of 1.04.67, which qualified him for a spot at the Winter Nationals. He also won

Photo by Rich Dionne

Shrimp boat sinks at Warren berth

A slight sheen of oil covered the water’s surface Monday afternoon as United States Coast Guardsmen, private cleanup crews, fishermen and heavy equipment operators worked to raise Demi Lynn, a wooden fishing boat that sank at its Warren berth Sunday morning. The 40-odd foot fishing boat, owned by Bristol resident Manuel “Butch” Perreira, sank at its

5 Narragansett Blvd., Portsmouth

House of the week: Panoramic view, private beach

With panoramic views of the Sakonnet River, a private beach and space for a mooring or dock, this home in Portsmouth’s Common Fence Point neighborhood is seaside living at its finest. Built in 1924, the home at 5 Narragansett Blvd. has many renovations while keeping its period detail. Situated in a private setting, the 1,990-square-foot house has three bedrooms