The Latest From Warren

Gallery: EPHS girls' soccer vs. Moses Brown

EAST PROVIDENCE — Two of the teams atop the Division II girls' soccer table, host East Providence High School and Moses Brown, met Friday afternoon, Sept. 20, at Pierce Stadium, the home Townies …
Mandatory watering ban in Bristol County
The Bristol County Water Authority has instituted a mandatory outdoor watering ban for this coming weekend, and following that … Read More
Huskies claw past Tigers for 1-0 home victory
Mt. Hope striker Angela Lee’s goal and a strong effort by freshman defender Abby Razzino and the Huskies’ defense lifted the … Read More
BCWA: Please conserve water as pipeline work begins
Though mandatory restrictions aren't in place, Bristol County Water Authority officials are asking customers in Barrington, Bristol … Read More
Warren to buy National Grid property at north end
The Town of Warren has agreed to purchase a 1.3-acre waterfront parcel of land abutting the Warren River at the Warren-Barrington town … Read More
Update: Man told KMS student to get in his car
Warren and Bristol police are looking for a man who tried to entice a Kickemuit Middle School student into his car following a soccer … Read More
Police alerted after girl approached outside Kickemuit Middle School
Warren and Bristol police are investigating after a Kickemuit Middle School student reported being approached by a man in a white … Read More
Patricia Bettencourt, Warren Patricia A. (Alves) Bettencourt, of Warren, died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Manor in Bristol. She was the beloved wife of the late Arthur Bettencourt. Pat and Arthur enjoyed a …
Richard Drew, 87, Riverside 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, …

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