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PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth Patriots girls’ and boys’ cross-country teams both took two out of three in a dual meet Monday afternoon over the 3.1-mile course at Glen … more
Bristol police officers busted two retail businesses for selling vaping products to minors during an undercover operation over the weekend. On Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 14 and 15, the police … more
The Barrington High School football team opened its regular season with a 27-6 victory over Cranston East on Friday afternoon, Sept. 13.  Barrington's defense scored the first touchdown for … more
To the editor: U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools in Massachusetts: #1: Boston Latin School (school start time 7:45 a.m.) #2: Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School … more
TAUNTON — The driver in an alleged hit-and-run fatality last week in Seekonk was arraigned in Taunton District Court Monday, Sept. 16, and ordered held on $100,000 bail. Jeremy Schmidt, 27 … more
REHOBOTH — The East Providence High School girls’ soccer team followed up an eight-goal effort in a win over Johnston to close the previous week by starting the next with a 7-0 shutout of host … more
By the time the police officer arrived, four vehicles were lined up along the edge of the road, each with damaged tires. According to Barrington police, a pothole on Washington Road was to blame … more
Manuel F. Ribeiro, Jr., 95, of Bristol, died Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, at the Rhode Island Veterans Home, Bristol. He was the husband of the late Rita (Langlois) Ribeiro. Manuel was born in … more
Richard Drew, 87, of Riverside, died September 12, 2019. He was the son of the late Charles and Phyllis Drew of Riverside and beloved husband of the late Jane (Cross) Drew. He leaves his daughter, … more
The smell of fish led to a disturbing find during a traffic stop in Barrington early Friday morning, Sept. 13. The local police officer had ordered the vehicle over to the side of County Road at … more
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