The Latest From Warren

School cancels dance, so parents plan their own

  “Students are gathering at other school events … There are no state restrictions. Why is this an issue?” MICHELE …
PTMs highlight BankNewport's improved Warren branch
BankNewport's Warren branch has completed a major renovation that includes two new PTMs, the future of ATM banking. Read More
Take a walk on Warren's darker side
Guided ghost tours will take you down some of Warren's most historic streets, ripe with natural (and supernatural) intrigue. Read More
Mt. Hope volleyball falls to Rogers, 3-0
The Mt. Hope volleyball team fell to Rogers, 3-0 (24-26, 20-25, 10-25) , during an away match on Tuesday night.  The loss knocks the … Read More
Happy Place Creperie strives to dish up smiles
Happy Place Creperie on Main Street offers a variety of sweet and savory crepes, served up by a Serbian native who revels in sharing a … Read More
East Bay Regional Coalition receives mental health grant
The East Bay Regional Coalition recently received a five-year grant totaling $625,000 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health … Read More
Fall fun upcoming at Frerichs Farm
Two events at Frerichs Farm are sure to delight autumn fans of all ages. Read More

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Obituaries
Richard Joseph Cloutier, 80, Warren and Barrington Richard Joseph Cloutier, 80, of Warren, RI, formerly of Barrington, RI, passed away, Thursday, October 7, 2021, at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. He was the husband of the late Rebecca …
Lt. Christopher J. Jannitto, 59, of Warren Lt. Christopher J. Jannitto, 59, of Warren died Friday, Oct. 1, at Hope Hospice Center after a brief battle with occupational cancer. Born in Cranston, he was a son of the late Frederick and Joan …
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100 Years Ago
100 Years Ago: Week of Aug. 25, 1921

A clever juvenile thief got caught red-handed with a lifted $20 bill, and women now have to pay poll taxes same as men.

100 Years ago in Warren: Baseball, foxes and a young thief

Taken from the pages of the Warren and Barrington Gazette this week in May 1921: Warren comes from behind It looked like a shut out for Warren Sunday, when the Revere Rubber Co. with Cooney in …

100 Years ago in Warren: Boat bandits and twilight baseball

Taken from the pages of the Warren and Barrington Gazette this week in May 1921: Bandits on a boatTwo East Warren boys will appear at the session of the Juvenile Court Thursday to answer to the …

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