Barrington Bulletin

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Special meeting agenda released: ‘Accept the resignation of Mr. Mort Argoe’

The Barrington School District Board of Education today released the agenda for Wednesday’s Special Action Meeting, and it consists of one item for action: “Accept the resignation of Mr. Mort … Continue reading

May 22, 2012 · 13 Comments

Council to study redeveloping former Road House property

Barrington’s Planning Board will undertake a preliminary investigation into whether the former Road House Steakhouse and Saloon “qualifies as an area in need of redevelopment within the borough of Barrington,” … Continue reading

May 22, 2012 · 3 Comments

Winning lottery ticket sold in neighboring Magnolia

A Powerball ticket worth $40,000 was sold at the One Stop Shoppe in Barrington neighbor Magnolia, according to New Jersey Lottery. The ticket was a third-prize ticket, meaning it matched … Continue reading

May 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Chief Eisenhardt responds to increase in traffic tickets

As noted in Monday’s “Barrington police issuing traffic tickets at much higher rates” piece, I reached out to Barrington Police Chief Joe Eisenhardt on Thursday for a comment on the … Continue reading

May 22, 2012 · 3 Comments

Barrington police issuing traffic tickets at much higher rate

Traffic summonses have increased sharply in the borough while other police activities  have remained fairly steady, according to a review of public records. During the past quarter-year — February, March … Continue reading

May 21, 2012 · 12 Comments

Photos: Barrington Day 2012

Click below to check out images from Barrington Day 2012, the eighth-annual fundraiser for the borough’s softball and Little League teams. The images are housed on the Bulletin’s Facebook page. … Continue reading

May 19, 2012 · 1 Comment

Barrington Day on Saturday: Celebrate the borough

The borough’s annual Barrington Day festivities will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Shreve Avenue Little League fields. This is the eighth year for the … Continue reading

May 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Local media review: Plagiarism complaint against Courier-Post; Pulitzer winner leaves Daily News

One in a series of continuing effort to study how the major media outlets are serving the region: — In “Adventures in plagiarism: Local paper rips off blog, thinks it … Continue reading

May 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Barrington police arrest 18 in April

The Barrington Police Department issued 135 traffic summonses, answered 492 calls and arrested 18 adults in April, according to the monthly report presented to the borough council. The department dealt … Continue reading

May 17, 2012 · 1 Comment

‘Special Action Meeting’ set for May 23 at Avon School

NOTE: DATE HAS BEEN CORRECTED. The following message is on the front page of the Barrington School District website: The Barrington Board of Education will hold a Special Action Meeting on Wednesday, May … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · 2 Comments

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