4496 results total, viewing 1 - 10
They'd hoped to open in November, but Shauna and Andrew Ferry were finally able to unlock the doors to Westport Dairy last week — and they were slammed. The dairy, on Gifford Road, is … more
The Barrington High School boys basketball team lost to undefeated LaSalle Academy 73-45 in a home game on Monday night, Jan. 24, and then fell to East Providence 51-48 on Wednesday, Jan. … more
The appeal hearing for three fired Barrington teachers has been postponed… again. The hearing had been scheduled for Thursday night, Jan. 27 via Zoom, but the teachers reportedly refused to … more
EAST PROVIDENCE — On the heels of the unmitigated success the district and city enjoyed with the new East Providence High School project, Superintendent Kathryn Crowley has urged local electeds … more
What will the future of public schools look like in Barrington? A Jan. 31 community workshop will discuss that exact topic.  A team of officials including representatives from the … more
Not far from where he founded the first racially integrated school in the country, students at Westport Elementary School paused the Friday before last to celebrate the 253rd birthday of Paul Cuffe, … more
Meet 12-year-old Tyler Rhynard of Warren. Following in the footsteps of his high-powered athletic parents, Tyler is making his own history. more
PORTSMOUTH — Members of the Town Council and School Committee agree that the No. 1 state legislative priority for 2022 is a new law to expand the Open Meetings Act (OMA) to permit virtual … more
PORTSMOUTH — The Omicron surge has hit the school district hard, with a total of 380 positive COVID-19 cases since the holiday break reported as of last week. more
The Bristol Town Council voted in favor of rehabilitating the Walley School into a community resource center with opportunities for recreation. more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 450 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.

2022 by East Bay Newspapers

Barrington · Bristol · East Providence · Little Compton · Portsmouth · Tiverton · Warren · Westport
Meet our staff
Scott Pickering

Scott Pickering has been on the East Bay Media Group 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, 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