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Former Eagle soars for college tennis team

Barrington native Eric Zhang is excelling in two worlds: sports and academics. A sophomore at Kenyon College, Zhang not only is a proficient student in the classroom, but he is also one of the …
Barrington resident helps team win national title
Barrington’s Hank Alessandro and his club team 3D New England Red won the Boy’s Inside Lacrosse Elite Eight National … Read More
Barrington Middle School earns district $1.5 million
The Commissioner of Education in Rhode Island stopped by Barrington Middle School last week to help celebrate a special Green Ribbon … Read More
Ask the candidates: How would you make the East Bay better?
Question: What could you do as a legislator to make the East Bay a better place to live? District 32, Senate Pam Lauria (D) … Read More
Sports
Camaraderie powers Barrington High School girls tennis team
The Barrington High School girls tennis team lost nine starters from last year’s squad, but despite the player turnover, the … Read More
Eagles run over Dartmouth in Pop Warner action
The Barrington Pop Warner football teams picked up key wins last weekend. The Eagles' 12U football team evened its record to 2-2 … Read More
RIFAC athletes complete busy summer, start new season
EAST PROVIDENCE — The new month marked a new season for the athletes at the city-bases Rhode Island Fencing Academy, who took part … Read More
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Police Report
Barrington Police charge man with indecent exposure Barrington Police charged Riverside resident George Crandall Packer, Jr. with indecent exposure following a surveillance operation last week. On Tuesday, Sept. 13, a Barrington woman …
New school year, new school resource officer in Barrington Barrington has a new school resource officer. Barrington Police Officer Corey Resendes began his work as the new “SRO” for Barrington Public Schools at the start of the school …
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Obituaries
Jose Costa Jose Simoes Costa, 50, of Oliver Street passed away on September 20, 2022 at Silver Creek Nursing & Rehab. He was the husband of the late Jenna (Felix) Costa. Born in Hanford, CA, he was the son of
Anibal Germano Anibal Pereira Germano, 57, of Bristol, passed away on September 23, 2022, at Rhode Island Hospital. Born in Relva, St. Michael, Azores, he was the son of the late Joao and Silvana (Pereira) Germano
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