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The Latest News

Barrington teens charged with underage drinking, trespassing

A Barrington Police officer was driving down New Meadow Road near the intersection with South Lane at about 1:15 a.m. on Tuesday, July 28, when he spotted two individuals walking down the middle of …
Barrington official condemns Chachapacassett Road home
Barrington Building Official Dennis Begin ordered a Chachapacassett Road home "unfit and dangerous for human occupancy" last month, … Read More
Barrington officials tap field fund for other projects
The Barrington Town Council approved a name change for an account, allowing town officials to use the money in that account for … Read More
Municipal salaries in Barrington — raises range
On July 18, residents voted to approve the proposed municipal budget, which included an increase of more than 3 percent. Some of the … Read More
Sports
BHS student-athletes train for uncertain fall sports season
Some falls sports teams at Barrington High School have started their preseason practices, but the future of high school sports this … Read More
Barrington throwers named 'Virtual All-Americans'
Four Barrington residents recently competed in the National Scholastic Athletics Foundation/athleticNET Virtual Qualifying series and … Read More
Are you ready for the Barrington Olympics?
The International Olympic Committee may have canceled this year's Summer Games, but Barrington will be holding its own "Virtual … Read More
Police Report
Police: BB gun to blame for broken windows in Barrington Barrington police are investigating two incidents where windows were damaged by BB gun pellets. The first incident was reported on Tuesday, July 21. An employee with St. Luke School on …
Teens found trespassing on former college property A security officer at the former Zion Bible College property in Barrington called police after spotting some juveniles trespassing. Police responded and found three teenagers — boys, ages …
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Legal Notices
Barrington Legal Notices – May 6, 2020 These Legal Notices were published in the Barrington Times on May 6, 2020.
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Obituaries
Ellen D. Williams, 92, of Barrington Ellen D. Williams, 92, long-time resident of Barrington, RI, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 18, 2020, at her home surrounded by family. She was the wife of the late Robert A. Williams …
Scott E. D’Allesandro, 57, of Barrington Scott E. D’Allesandro, 57, of Barrington, died unexpectedly on Monday, July 27, 2020 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the husband of Susan (Lombardi) Conti. Scott was born in Providence, the …

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