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Barrington All-Star team headlining sports banquet

Words Unlimited, the statewide organization of sportswriters, sportscasters and sports publicists, will honor the Barrington U12 Majors Division All-Star baseball team at its 74th annual Sports …
BHS Sports: Barrington gymnasts battle Patriots, Falcons, Wizards
The Barrington High School gymnastics team competed in a four-team meet at Prestige Fitness and Gymnastics Center in Swansea on … Read More
Barrington school officials identify budget priorities
Barrington taxpayers were recently offered a glimpse at the school district's proposed budget requests for the upcoming school … Read More
Police: 'Sexting' incident involves Barrington minors
Barrington police are telling teenagers to refrain from sending any inappropriate images of themselves or others online. The … Read More
Middle school wrestlers end regular season with win
The 2019-2020 Barrington Middle School wrestling team finished its regular season in a strong fashion, defeating a tough Ponaganset … Read More
BHS Sports Roundup: Strong first half leads Eagles to 40-38 win
The Barrington High School girls basketball team build a 23-11 halftime lead against Cranston West on Saturday, Jan. 18, and held on … Read More
BHS athletes perform well at track meets
A number of Barrington boys recorded stellar times at the World Trophies Invitational tournament in Providence on Saturday, Jan. … Read More
Police Report
Resident files complaint about hunters in Smith's Cove   A South Meadow Lane resident in Barrington contacted police on Saturday, Jan. 18 regarding people hunting nearby in Smith's Cove. The resident said he believed the hunters had crossed …
Barrington GOP asks: Should town ban panhandling? On Tuesday, Jan. 14, residents and passersby noticed a person panhandling near the intersection of Rumstick Road and County. The sight, a less than common occurrence in Barrington, left some …
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Legal Notices
Barrington Legal Notices – Dec. 31, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the Dec. 31 Barrington Times.
Barrington Legal Notices – Dec. 24, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the Dec. 24 Barrington Times.
Anne Teifeld, 75, of Barrington Anne Teifeld, 75, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late of Robert S. Teifeld. Born in Bronx, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Maurice and Clara …
Jessie Wilhelmina Mutty, 86, Portsmouth Jessie Wilhelmina Mutty, 86, of Portsmouth, passed away on January 11, 2020.  She was the widow of Lewis Dow Mutty.  Born in Boston, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Jessie (Wood) …

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