The Latest News

Warren: New trash, recycling program reaping rewards

Warren’s new trash and recycling program appears to be reducing waste and increasing the amount of recyclables saved, according to data collected over the first two months of the …
Warren police chief retires Friday
Warren Police Chief Peter T. Achilli will retire Friday after 36 years with the department, ending a career that began when he joined … Read More
Warren police department earns accreditation
It took nearly two years of self-study, work and introspection, but on Thursday the Warren Police Department became the 30th law … Read More
Bristol Warren schools and cops prepare for the worst
Pop, pop, pop! The sounds of the .22-caliber blank gun rang throughout Rockwell Elementary School, as volunteers from the Bristol … Read More
Poll: Warren recycling bins aren't enough
A majority of respondents believe the town’s new recycling program is inadequate, according to an unscientific Warren Times-Gazette … Read More
Warren nursing home fire displaces 21
Approximately 20 patients were placed in temporary housing Tuesday after a fire broke out at the Crestwood Nursing Home on Child … Read More
East Bay girls hockey rolls over Cranston, 8-3
PORTSMOUTH — The East Bay girls’ hockey team won its third game in a row last Thursday, Jan. 2, crushing Cranston, 8-3, during a … Read More
East Bay Social
Joseph J. Sousa, 96, Warren Joseph J. Sousa, 96 of Warren, died Sunday January 5, 2020 at RI Hospital. He was the husband of Sarah S. (Palumbo) Sousa, they have been married for over 32 years. He was the husband of the …
Valerie E. McPhillips, 95, Warren Valerie E. McPhillips, 95, of Warren, died Wednesday, January 1, 2020, peacefully at home with her daughters Patricia and Kathleen at her side. She was the wife of the late Thomas A. …
Trending Stories
Eagles crush Huskies in Medeiros Cup game The Barrington High School boys hockey team celebrated an 8-1 victory over Mt. Hope in the annual JP Medeiros Memorial Cup game at Portsmouth Abbey rink on Wednesday, Jan. 8. The Huskies actually …
Memorial hockey games celebrating 18 years The John Paul Medeiros Jr. Memorial Cup Hockey Games will be played on Wednesday night, Jan. 8, 2020 at Portsmouth Abbey. This year marks the 18th anniversary of the memorial games.  The …
Huskies ready to open season after, 66-24, Tiv Tourney victory over Brooke High The Mt. Hope Basketball team won their first game of the preseason, 66-24, over Brooke High School at the Tiverton Holiday Tournament on Thursday night.
Editorial: State priorities should be schools and jobs Welcome to January, the season of rebirth, when all hope springs eternal … Something seem amiss? It is. Gov. Gina Raimondo’s State of the State address was easy to cheer. She spoke …
Letter: Schools should present both sides of a controversial issue Having read the series of letters from the Kickemuit Middle School students published Jan.2, 2020, in the Bristol Phoenix, I was pleased  to read Michael Byrnes’ Jan. 9 follow-up letter to …
Arlene Violet: Can political leaders stop the madness? With the onset of the new legislative session, taxpayers are gritting their teeth to see what fiscal ignominies will be piled onto their backs. One thing is for certain. The governor is out of …
Legal Notices
Warren Legal Notices – Dec. 31, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the Dec. 31 Warren Times-Gazette.
Warren Legal Notices – Dec. 24, 2019 These Legal Notices were published in the Dec. 24 Warren Times-Gazette.

2020 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 Newspapers 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