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The Sowams Road man, 72, had his car stolen and then recovered undamaged within hours of each other on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28. He eported the theft of an unlocked 1995 Honda Accord from his driveway at about 8:15 am.
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New LED lights - 18,000 of them - are replacing the 2,000 bulbs that adorned the pine tree in front of Town Hall in years past.
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A 29-year-old Providence man has been charged with the robbery of the Dunkin' Donuts store on Gooding Avenue in Bristol on Nov. 16. James P. Novack, with a last known address of 66 Miller Ave., was taken into custody by Bristol police on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at the Providence Police Department.
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A Latham Park protection and beautification plan got the nod it needed from the Barrington Town Council on Monday evening, Dec. 2. The vote was unanimous.
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Five more warranty deeds were recorded in the Barrington Town Hall last week, Nov. 24-30, for homes that changed hands, including one of the remaining affordable homes at Walker Farm Lane.
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The Barrington Pop Warner Pee Wee cheer team is heading to the national championship competition at Disney World starting on Saturday.
The Planning Board unanimously endorsed the "connectivity plan" for a multi-million dollar "village center" in Barrington on Tuesday night, Dec. 3. But at the same time, the board did lay down some conditions and set some priorities for a village center that would be created between Maple Avenue, West Street, Waseca Avenue and Wood Avenue.
More than three-quarters of Rhode Island students finish school through graduation and in South Kingstown that number remains even higher, but not by much, according to Rhode Island Kids Count, which released the new numbers Monday morning.
The construction of a proposed outdoor stage or performing arts venue in Barrington got the unanimous endorsement of the Town Council on Monday evening, Dec. 1. Kim Fournier of the Bay Spring Community Center and Dena Davis, founder of Arts Alive, made the pitch to the councilors after getting a previous endorsement from the Park and Recreation ... (more)
Barrington High School battles Cranston East High in a semifinal game of the RI Interscholastic League football playoffs at 6 pm at Victory Field.
Ken Block, Republican candidate for governor from Barrington, will be the guest speaker at the Republican Town Committee meeting on Saturday, Dec. 7. The meeting starts at 9 am in the Senior Center located in the lower level of the Library.
Superintendent Michael Messore is asking for you to participate in a national online research project.
Roger Williams University continues its Great Films series on Wednesday with the Stanley Kubrick's epic film, "2001: A Space Odyssey."
Two Barrington teens face breaking and entering charges after they entered the Barrington Middle School through a vent and some duct work to the boiler room last Friday evening, Nov. 29. The boys, ages 15 and 16, allegedly broke into the school around 6:30 pm.
A month of holiday concerts at the State House get underway Monday morning, according to a news release from the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts.