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Firm eyes Tiverton Business Park for large-scale solar

TIVERTON — A Connecticut comnpany last week pitched a preliminary proposal to build one of more large scale solar projects at the Tiverton Industrial Park and, perhaps further in the future, atop …
Tiverton stays neutral in sports betting suit
TIVERTON — Tiverton has no appetite so far to take sides in a lawsuit brought by a Portsmouth resident that challenges the legality … Read More
Warren man pleads no contest in bass poaching case
A Warren man pleaded no contest in Fourth Division District Court last Thursday to exceeding the state's striped bass limit, following … Read More
Barrington All-Star teams headed to states
The Barrington 12U Majors Division All-Star team capped an improbable run through the District II tournament with a pair of wins over … Read More
Police: Drunk sailor denied access to BYC
An assistant harbormaster from Barrington called police for assistance at 4:21 p.m. on Saturday, July 13. The assistant … Read More
Warren police busy with DUI arrests
Monday, July 8 William Hernandez, 41, of 100 Seymour St., was charged with domestic driving without the consent of the owner, … Read More
Interim superintendent hired in Bristol Warren
Dr. Jonathan Brice, a long-time educator and former Deputy Assistant Secretary at the U.S. Department of Education, has been named … Read More
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Obituaries
Joan P. Montle, Little Compton Joan P. (Parfitt) Montle, of Little Compton and Marco Island, Florida, died Sunday, July 7, 2019, peacefully at home with her loving family by her side after a brief illness. She was the loving wife …
Andrew J. Motta, 50, of East Providence Andrew J. Motta, 50, of East Providence, Providence, Bristol and Warren passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 6, 2019. Born in Providence, he was the loyal, faithful and dedicated son of …
Sports
Elmwood Senior All-Stars claim state title over Rumford PAWTUCKET — The Elmwood Little League Senior All-Stars claimed their second straight state title on Thursday night, July 11, with their 7-0 win over the Rumford Senior All-Stars in the championship …
Barrington 12U All-Star team tops Riverside The Barrington 12U Majors Division All-Star team defeated Riverside 9-5 in the elimination bracket finals on Wednesday night, July 10, at Sherwood Field.  Barrington will play against …
Gallery: Barrington, Riverside Major Baseball All-Stars BARRINGTON — The Barrington and Riverside Little League Major Baseball Division All-Stars vied in the losers bracket final of the District 2 tournament Wednesday night, July 10. The winner of …
Opinion
Letter: Are roads just roads? Tiverton's tell tales To the editor: Born the son of a professional diplomat, I moved with my parents to the United States ( Washington, D.C.) in Nov. 1953.  My father’s work trips from D.C. took him to every corner …
Reitsma assails ‘horrible’ on-line beach posts TIVERTON — Tiverton now has itself a “very attractive and successful facility at Grinnell’s Beach but you’d never know it by much of what gets posted on Facebook, Town Administrator Jan …
Letter: Please overrule the current DOT plan for Silver Creek An open letter to Gov. Gina Raimondo: You know me as an ardent supporter here in Bristol.  You have been to our building on several occasions, visiting our studio for meetings, and also …
Legal Notices
Bristol Legal Notices – July 11, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the Bristol Phoenix on July 11, 2019.
Westport Legal Notices – July 11, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the Westport Shorelines on July 11, 2019.
East Providence Legal Notices – July 11, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the East Providence Post on July 11, 2019.

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Scott Pickering has been on the East Bay Newspapers team for more than two decades, since starting as a reporter for the Sakonnet Times. He's been editor of most of the papers, was Managing Editor of all the papers for many years, and became General Manager in 2012. Today he can be found posting to EastBayRI.com, steering news coverage, writing editorials, talking to readers, working with the sales team, collaborating on design, or helping do whatever it takes to get the papers out the door. Reach him at spickering@eastbaynewspapers.com.