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Barrington High School math team wins state title

By   /  April 11, 2014  /  News, Schools  /  No Comments

Members of the state champion Barrington High School math team pose with the trophy.

The team of Cassidy Laidlaw, Teddy Ni, Matthew Lamontagne, Adam Kelly, Jusung Han and William Yao paced Barrington High School to its fifth straight state championship on Wednesday, April 9. The local students scored 143 points at the state finals, topping second place Bishop Hendricken, which finished with 120 points, and third place South Kingstown, […]

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Barrington girls’ lacrosse defeats Moses Brown

By   /  April 10, 2014  /  Sports  /  No Comments

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The Barrington High School girls’ lacrosse team defeated Moses Brown on Monday afternoon, 17-6. Barrington had a balanced attack against Moses Brown, as Beatrice Bramhall and Alex LaMotte each scored three goals, and Ainsley Freeman, Cameron MacDonald, Libby Dolan and Madeline Soutter each scored two goals. Kate Clancy made four saves in net for the Eagles. The […]

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Barrington boys run past Townies, Huskies

By   /  April 10, 2014  /  Sports  /  No Comments

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The Barrington High School boys’ outdoor track team grabbed two wins in a dual meet on Monday afternoon, knocking off East Providence 88-60 and Mt. Hope, 134-11. Barrington’s Adam Kelly paced his team with wins in the shot put and the hammer throw. The Eagles’ Max Caro won the high jump and the 100 meter […]

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A step ahead

By   /  April 10, 2014  /  News  /  No Comments

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With two careers in the books, Barrington’s Kevin Doyle is following his passion to the national stage “I’m a firm believer in the saying that when one door closes, another opens,” says Doyle. He should know — opening doors and twists of fate (and a lot of talent) have launched his third career, and happily, […]

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Barrington Stagemasters performing Clue

By   /  April 10, 2014  /  News, Schools  /  No Comments

The Barrington High School Stagemasters' performances of Clue will offer a different ending for each show.

Think you know “Who done it?” Think again. The Barrington High School Stagemasters will perform CLUE on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, and will present a different ending at each performance. Theater teacher Stephanie Spaziano said the show will also include audience participation, “and just like the board game, audience members will be able to make […]

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Barrington woman celebrating lifetime of love

By   /  April 10, 2014  /  News  /  No Comments

Eleanor DelSanto will celebrate her 100th birthday this month.

Can a house help someone live longer? Eleanor DelSanto believes it can. The lifelong Barrington resident loves her home on County Road. She loves the handsome trim work that surrounds the interior doorways and she loves the curving front staircase. She loves the fireplace, and the kitchen and her bedroom. The two-story cottage was built […]

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Barrington property targeted for senior housing

By   /  April 9, 2014  /  Government & Politics, News  /  No Comments

Belton Court was the center of attention during the Oct. 2011 public auction of the former Zion Bible Institute property.

The former campus of Barrington College and the Zion Bible College could play host to a continuing car retirement community in the future. Representatives from the Peregrine Group LLC approached the Barrington Town Council at its meeting on Monday night and shared some early plans for the redevelopment of the property at 27 Middle Highway. […]

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Trout tactics: That opening day (Saturday) catch is no accident

By   /  April 9, 2014  /  News, Things to Do  /  No Comments

DEM Fish and Wildlife employee Sigbjorn Sigurdsson releases a net-full of hatchery-grown rainbow trout into Tiverton's Stafford Pond last week.

It doesn’t look all that scientific, backing a truck up to Stafford Pond and shooting fat rainbow trout out a hose by the hundred. But plenty of science and thought went into it before state Department of Environmental crews did just that in recent weeks, says Pete Angelone. “Time it wrong, put them in the […]

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Letter: Is Barrington council is digging in its heels?

By   /  April 8, 2014  /  Letters to the Editor, Opinion  /  No Comments

To the editor: My name is Deborah Sheehan and I live at 3 Starbrook Drive. I have been living in Barrington for almost 14 years and I am an active volunteer at the elementary school level. Unfortunately, I was unable to attend the town council meeting on Monday, April 7, so my comments here are based solely […]

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Barrington’s Victory Field moves closer to artificial turf

By   /  April 8, 2014  /  News, Schools  /  1 Comment

School officials supported the idea of replacing Victory Field's grass surface with artificial turf.

The grass might be a little greener at Victory Field in the near future. Greener and made of plastic. At its meeting on Thursday night, the Barrington School Committee voted 5-0 in favor of pursuing a plan to replace the natural grass surface at Victory Field with artificial turf. Committee members appeared to fully support […]

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