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Barrington baseball team to be honored on Sunday

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 …
Barrington police investigating East Providence man
On Friday, Feb. 7, East Providence police notified Barrington police about a man who had allegedly taken money to replace a Barrington … Read More
Barrington Middle School girls bounced from playoffs
The Barrington Middle School girls’ basketball team once again had trouble with Curtis Corner in the playoffs, as the South … Read More
Roll out the barrel: Warren council OKs brewpub in Tourister mill
Come July, beer lovers will be able to sit out on a deck along the Warren River, watch the sun go down and enjoy the only pint brewed … Read More
Barrington students sign National Letters of Intent
Twenty Barrington High School students signed their National Letters of Intent on Tuesday, Feb. 11. The signing day event, which … Read More
East Bay girls hockey team destroys Mounties 10-3
The East Bay girls' hockey team is in playoff mode after crushing Mount St. Charles 10-3 at the Portsmouth Abbey Ice Arena last … Read More
Barrington boys finish second at Class B Championships
The Barrington High School boys track team finished second at the Class B Championships held in Providence on Saturday, Feb. … Read More
Police Report
Police investigate harassing text messages sent to resident A Barrington resident told police that he, his wife and her friend had all been receiving unwanted, vulgar images via text messages. On Monday, Jan. 27, the man contacted police and told them that …
More Barrington residents report checks stolen from post office mailbox A Barrington resident stopped into the police station on Tuesday, Jan. 28, to report that one of his checks had been fraudulently cashed. The resident said he had written the check out to someone …
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Legal Notices
Barrington Legal Notices – Jan. 29, 2020 These Legal Notices were published in the Jan. 29 Barrington Times
Barrington Legal Notices – Jan. 22, 2020 These Legal Notices were published in the Jan. 22 Barrington Times
Eugene F. 'Gene' Tortolani, of Barrington With love and gratitude for his life, the family of Eugene F. Tortolani announces his passing on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020. Characterized with a gentle heart, competitive spirit and devotion to family, …
Robert J. Schiedler, formerly of Barrington Robert J. Schiedler, of Charlestown and formerly of Barrington, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. He was the husband of his beloved late wife Elizabeth (Betty) Schiedler. Mr. Schiedler was …

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