The Latest From Warren

Price of water is about to go up, again

The Bristol County Water Authority board of directors recently approved another rate increase. Effective March 1, water authority customers across Barrington, Warren and Bristol will face a 4.5 …
Shooting survivor and others take a stand on bullying
It was one thing for Tiffany Quiterio to hear that 50 teachers at Kickemuit Middle School had staged a sick-out last month. To read … Read More
District 68 candidates will meet in debate Monday night
Bristol and Warren residents will have one more chance to meet the four candidates for the House of Representatives District 68 seat … Read More
Living with Down: A mother hopes to raise money and awareness
Even before walking through the pediatric office’s door, Ashley Alexander just knew. From the moment she was first handed her … Read More
Warren police logs: Man faces felony domestic charge
Monday, Feb. 11Police got a complaint about a car parked in a construction zone on Church Street.A caller reported finding graffiti on … Read More
Eagles skate to pair of victories
The East Bay Co-op girls ice hockey team won a pair of games last week. The Eagles defeated the Burrillville Co-op team 4-1 on … Read More
Warren strikes deal with solar farm builder
The Town of Warren is getting into the solar business, and could save as much as $100,000 per year in energy costs through its … Read More
Obituaries
Robert F. Mendes, 81, Warren Robert F. Mendes, 81, went to be with the Lord on  Thursday, February 14, 2019, at Crestwood Nursing Home in Warren.  Robert was born in Woonsocket, RI., the son of the late Manuel and Florence …
Lynne Anne Belanger Kemp, 63, Warren Lynne Anne Belanger Kemp, devoted wife and mother, passed away on February 4, 2019 at her home, with her family by her side. Lynne was a kind and gentle spirit who gave wholeheartedly to all who …

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A lifelong Portsmouth resident, Jim graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1982 and earned a journalism degree from the University of Rhode Island in 1986. He's worked two different stints at East Bay Newspapers, for a total of 18 years with the company so far. When not running all over town bringing you the news from Portsmouth, Jim listens to lots and lots and lots of music, watches obscure silent films from the '20s and usually has three books going at once. He also loves to cook crazy New Orleans dishes for his wife of 25 years, Michelle, and their two sons, Jake and Max.