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Barrington All-Stars play in state tournaments today

Two Barrington All-Star baseball teams will begin their quests for a state championship today. Barrington's 11U All-Star team, which rolled through the District II tournament with an unblemished …
Bristol Police: Arrests for shoplifting, stolen vehicle and drunk driving
The Bristol Police Department arrested an alleged drunk driver after a crash on the Mt. Hope Bridge, cited a dog owner for leaving his … Read More
Barrington riders prepare for Pan-Mass Challenge
Barrington will be well-represented at the 40th annual Pan-Mass Challenge. Twenty-seven Barrington residents signed on to … Read More
'A giant leap for mankind' — 50 years later
If you are old enough to remember the July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 landing, you almost certainly remember where you were when you heard … Read More
Anti-overdose drug being installed throughout Bristol
Opioid overdose is currently the leading cause of death among adults age 50 and under in the United States. In 2017 … Read More
DOT puts new signs on Poppasquash in Bristol — or so it seems
One day last week, two new STOP signs were installed permanently at the East Bay Bike Path crossing on Poppasquash Road — at least … Read More
Friends of Townie Athletics celebrates completion of silver anniversary season
EAST PROVIDENCE — The Friends of Townie Athletics, the non-profit organization conceived to augment administrative support of sports … 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
Gallery: Warren, Rumford Silva Tourney All-Stars EAST PROVIDENCE — Warren traveled to Rumford Little League's Rock Complex Wednesday night, July 17, for a losers bracket contest in the District 2 Ron Silva Minor Baseball Division All-Star …
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 Pineview in the finals on Saturday and Sunday. The two …
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 …
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 …
Letter: Belvedere critics are 'pot calling the kettle black' Regarding the “Critics call for a better Belvedere” article on July 11 and Halsey Herreshoff being filled with “horror” regarding the project, I offer the following. As a …
Editorial: Cut our sports?! Over in Warwick the school committee played the sports card recently and, no surprise, it worked to perfection. As Tiverton, Portsmouth, most districts that have used it know, this most potent and …
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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Mike Rego has worked at East Bay Newspapers since 2001, helping the company launch The Westport Shorelines. He soon after became a Sports Editor, spending the next 10-plus years in that role before taking over as editor of The East Providence Post in February of 2012. To contact Mike about The Post or to submit information, suggest story ideas or photo opportunities, etc. in East Providence, email mrego@eastbaymediagroup.com.