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Photos: Barrington U12 All-Stars lose to South East team 3-0

The Barrington U12 All-Star team gave the team from South Riding, Va. all it could handle in a Little League World Series game on Friday morning, Aug. 16.  The team from Barrington held the …
Calico catch — boat brings home colorful lobster
The offshore lobster boat Sakonnet Lobster II returned home Sunday with a most colorful specimen among its catch — an extremely rare … Read More
Photos: Barrington's big game delayed by rain, lightning
The Barrington U12 All-Star team's first-ever game at the Little League World Series was put on hold because of lightning strikes and … Read More
Mt. Hope Bridge is stage for ropes training program
As motorists passed by on the road up above and boats sailed through in the water down below, a small crew of men were busy at work … Read More
Full Channel changes name to i3 Broadband
Sam Valencia didn’t cut an old-fashioned telephone cord with the giant pair of scissors loaned to him Thursday by the East Bay … Read More
Colors fill the field at World Series opening ceremony
The Barrington U12 All-Star baseball team and the 15 other teams from across the globe that earned a spot in the Little League World … Read More
Another Bristol man claims abuse by David Barboza
John Vento grew up a few doors away from the old Hydraulion Engine and Hose Co. fire station, when it was located in a small, … Read More
East Bay Social
Paulo Verissimo, 51, Warren Paulo Gabriel Toledo Verissimo, 51, of Warren, died unexpectedly Monday, August 12, 2019 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the husband of Zulmira (Borges) Verissimo; they were married for over 30 …
Dr. Estelle 'Frankie' Raben, of Barrington Dr. Estelle “Frankie” Raben died peacefully at home on Sunday, July 28, 2019 surrounded by her loved ones. She was 89 years old. Born in New York City on Oct 18, 1929 to British parents, …
Barrington writing its own World Series book The Barrington U12 All-Star baseball team will begin writing its final chapter of the 2019 season on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 15. Barrington Coach Frank Fede said he and the other coaches never …
Meet your Barrington All-Stars The Barrington Times interviewed members of the Barrington U12 All-Star baseball team during a special Little League World Series picnic event on Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 14.
Barrington All-Stars moving past the distractions The Barrington U12 All-Star team is ready to play some baseball.  After being forced to deal with a significant distraction that surfaced on Tuesday, Barrington Manager Chris Promades and his …
Letter: Still no answers on sloppy Tiverton paving jobs To the editor: I recently wrote about the shoddy paving on Ridgeside Lane — driveway cuts not properly compacted that are going to prematurely fail. Tiverton DPW Director Richard Rogers came by …
Letter: Help Westport decide community preservation priorities To the editor: The Westport Community Preservation Committee invites all interested parties to attend our September 12, 2019, meeting at 7:05 p.m. on the second floor of the Town Hall. A …
Letter: Kudos for seeing through flim-flam Belvedere logic Kudos to our Zoning Board for seeing through the flim-flam reasoning behind the ‘Belvedere at Thames St.’ project. As dissenting members of the Planning Board and Historic District …
Legal Notices
Bristol Legal Notices – July 11, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the Bristol Phoenix on July 11, 2019.
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A lifelong Portsmouth resident, Jim graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1982 and earned a journalism degree from the University of Rhode Island in 1986. He's worked two different stints at East Bay Newspapers, for a total of 18 years with the company so far. When not running all over town bringing you the news from Portsmouth, Jim listens to lots and lots and lots of music, watches obscure silent films from the '20s and usually has three books going at once. He also loves to cook crazy New Orleans dishes for his wife of 25 years, Michelle, and their two sons, Jake and Max.