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Alexander G. ‘Sandy’ Lyle Jr., Barrington

Alexander G. “Sandy” Lyle Jr., of Barrington, died peacefully on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. He was the husband of Nancy (Haley) Lyle. Born in Newport, he was the son of the late Alexander G. Lyle, Admiral USN Ret’d and Ruth (Haire) Lyle. Sandy graduated from Moses Brown School in 1942 and attended Brown University. He was a Navy

Genevieve I. Costello, 83, Barrington

Genevieve I. (Ciallella) Costello, 83, lifelong resident of Barrington, passed away Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. Born in Fall River, Mass., she was a daughter of the late Emilio and Genoeffa (Andreozzi) Ciallella. She was the former wife of William “Irish” Costello. Ms. Costello sang and played the upright bass with her sister in their touring and nightclub


Commentary: Public education in transition

By Patrick Guida Rhode Island is at a pivotal stage of its public education future. Indeed, with the recent transition in leadership of the Office of the Governor, the Rhode Island Board of Education, the Council on Elementary and Secondary Education and the Office of the Commissioner, there are opportunities for revisiting and revising current

The East Bay Lady Bulldogs won their third straight softball tournament recently.

East Bay softball team wins third straight tourney

The East Bay Bay Lady Bulldogs won their third softball tournament championship in a row recently. Timely hitting from Maddy Cox, Kaylee Feather, Hannah Gibson, Alex Marinelli and Ali Levada combined with excellent defense and impressive pitching performances by Lauren Conley, Katrina Kelley and Paige Concannon to help the Lady Bulldogs win the Rockem Shockem tournament

Team Fraid Knots prior to this year's Pan Mass Challenge.

Barrington’s ‘Fraid Knots’ pedal hard for charity

A number of Barrington residents saddled up for this year’s Pan Mass Challenge as members of Fraid Knots, a team that raised more than $40,000 for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. The Fraid Knots included Barrington residents Dave Bowerman, David Cambria, Kedrik Knight, Tony Moscrop, Mike Reuter, Bear Marchal, Andrew Naperotic, Chip Wilkerson and Garrett Ames.

24 Bay Road in Barrington is for sale for $529,000.

Open Houses: 31 homes in the East Bay this weekend

Check out these open houses, taking place this weekend in the East Bay. Listings are organized by: Address, Date, Time, Home style, Beds, Baths, Price, Agency, Agent, Phone # Barrington 3 Donald Ross Road, Sunday, Aug. 9, 11 am-12:30 pm, Contemporary, 3, 2.5, $699,000, Residential Properties, Bonni Koppelman, 401-245-9600 30 Broadview Drive, Sunday, Aug. 9, 11

Barrington Town Hall, Barrington, Rhode Island

Good news for Barrington in fight against drugs

The Office of National Drug Control Policy recently released the “Drug-Free Communities Support Program’s 2014 National Evaluation Report,” which provided some promising results for towns including Barrington. The report shows that drug and alcohol use among middle school and high school students is down and the perception surrounding illicit drug use has also changed. According