House hunt: Open houses planned this weekend in East Bay

The following open houses are scheduled this weekend in towns around the East Bay: Barrington 11 Ridgewood Road — Sunday, July 23, 12-2 p.m. Colonial, 5, 3, $824,900. Mott & Chace …
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After delay, Barrington's 9-10 All Stars win

Two days after it started, the Barrington vs. Warren 9-10 All Star game finally concluded, with Barrington capturing an 8-3 win. The game started on Wednesday afternoon, but teams were only able …

Save The Bay: Take down the Shad Factory dam

As the Bristol County Water Authority researches the removal of its upper dam on the Kickemuit River, environmentalists hope it will also turn its sights a bit north: To the Shad Factory Reservoir in …

House Hunt: Open houses planned in East Bay

The following open houses are scheduled in towns around the East Bay this weekend: Barrington 24 Bay Road — Sunday, July 16, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Colonial, 5, 3, $795,000. Residential …

Police remove man from Warren Town Council meeting

Police removed a man from the Warren Town Council meeting last Tuesday after a heated exchange with the council, town manager and town solicitor. Child Street resident David Silvia was there to …

Off the Market: Homes sold around East Bay

The following homes have changed hands recently in towns around the East Bay: Barrington 14 Highland Ave. — $540,000 26 Mason Road — $420,000 102 Prospect St. — …
Obituaries
Thomas Andrews Jr., 58, Warren

Thomas Andrews Jr, 58, of Warren, died Saturday July 15, 2017 at home. He was born in Fall River a son of Thomas Andrews Sr. of Warren and Louise Fluet of Jacksonville, Fla. Thomas was a Warren …

Antone Nappi, 65, Bristol

Luis Miguel Araujo, 40, Warren

Florence Mendes, 97, Bristol

David E. Ward, 49, Portsmouth

Richard R. LaRoche, 66, of Riverside

Anthony J. “Tony” Mastriano, 57, Bristol

Ricky J. Samson, 57, Warren

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Sports
Weather forces delay of Barrington 9-10 All Star game

A showdown between the Warren and Barrington 9-10 Minors All Star teams on Wednesday night was delayed after thunder and lightning filled the sky and rain fell hard onto Sherwood Field. Barrington …

East Bay Lacrosse celebrates a state title

Two Mt. Hope grads earn All American soccer honors

Warren Athletics win Little League Minor Division Championship

Mt. Hope lacrosse player is All American

Opinion
Letter: Kilmartin continues tradition of AG obfuscation

To the editor, Allow me to congratulate Peter Kilmartin on continuing the fine tradition of the Rhode Island Attorney General’s office of stonewalling, obfuscation and the denial …

Editorial: For monarchs' sake, spare the milkweed

Letter: Council president was out of order

Time for new approach to marijuana regulation

Edit: Time to work together for schools’ sake

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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.