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TIVERTON — Tiverton’s town-supported weekly curbside trash pickup system could soon be replaced by a fee-based system and higher costs for residents’ trash disposal. It’s one answer … more
Mario and Paul Mancieri opened Leo's Ristorante on Valentine's Day, 2000. Formerly the Golden Goose, the restaurant at the corner of Hope Street and Church Street has seen its menu and footprint grow in the last 16 years. Tonight, they'll celebrate that birthday by bringing back some old favorites from their first years in business. more
Built in 1931, what was once the Barrington Firehouse at 3 Rumstick Road has been transformed with exquisite attention to detail into a private home with an industrial minimalist interior. The … more
Bristol’s Pamela A. Harrop, M.D., is this year’s Woman Physician of the Year. The Rhode Island Medical Women’s Association (RIMWA) announced the award ahead of the May 16 ceremony in Providence, where Dr. Harrop will be honored as a female physician who excels in both her field of medicine and her dedication to the betterment of the community. more
LITTLE COMPTON — Proposed changes in town ordinances to deal with noise and entertainment will be discussed, but not voted on, at a special workshop meeting of the Town Council at 6 p.m. in Town Hall. The public is being invited to offer … more
Patients at St. Elizabeth Manor now have more privacy, comfort and technology to help them recover from their various ailments, thanks to a large renovation the nursing facility recently … more
The following open houses in the East Bay are open for inspection this weekend:Barrington 12 Brentonwood Ave. — Sunday, June 12, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Colonial, 4, 3, $879,000. Residential … more
The blogger who called Ava Anderson Non Toxic dish soap "a fraud" recently released results from lab tests done to four additional Ava Anderson products. According to a Feb. 9 post on the blog, all four products that … more
Old world charm abounds at this Touisset turn-of-the-century Victorian colonial. With Mt. Hope Bay views and water access, the year-round retreat at 26 Maple Road in Warren is situated on a large … more
The following properties in towns around the East Bay have changed hands in recent weeks: Barrington 11 Surrey Road — $675,000 2 Deep Meadow Road — $730,000 6 Knapton St. — $275,000 East Providence … more
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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.