Barrington Bulletin

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Barrington Harvest Festival set for Oct. 12 — lend a hand if you can

A new group of volunteers has stepped in to help run Barrington’s ┬áHarvest Festival this year — but more volunteers still are needed for the event that draws thousands of … Continue reading

June 27, 2013 · 5 Comments

Borough considers neuter-and-release program for cats

Barrington is seeking residents to take part in a new program to catch feral cats in the community in order to have them neutered before releasing the animal in an … Continue reading

June 26, 2013 · 1 Comment

Buddhist monks to create, destroy work of art at Haddonfield Friends Meeting House

Members of the public are invited to visit and watch as monks from the┬áDrepung Gomang Monastery in India meticulously work over several days using colored sand to create a work … Continue reading

June 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

Barrington foundation aims to help kids in need (UPDATED)

UPDATE: The pilot program discussed below has been delayed until the summer of 2014, according to organizer Beth Cavallaro. “The response actually outweighed the available funding to support this year, … Continue reading

June 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Coming up: Tougher absentee policy at Barrington schools?

The Barrington School District Board of Education discussed during its June meeting preliminary plans to strengthen district policy with regard to student absenteeism. Under the proposal — which is in … Continue reading

June 17, 2013 · 1 Comment

23 adults arrested in Barrington in May

The Barrington Police Department answered 494 calls and 159 complaints during May, according to the monthly report delivered to the borough council this month. Among the crime reported in the … Continue reading

June 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Severe weather system bearing down on Philly region

From AccuWeather.com: There is a risk of thunderstorms with damaging winds and a few tornadoes will shift to parts of the mid-Atlantic and South today and into tonight. Strong thunderstorms … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

School board discusses greenhouse, scoreboard, math curriculum

The Barrington School District Board of Education this week sought further information before finalizing changes to Woodland School’s math curriculum and scoreboard while OKing a greenhouse at the school and … Continue reading

June 12, 2013 · 6 Comments

Council to recognize outgoing Police Chief Eisenhardt during tonight’s meeting

Barrington Borough Council set aside time during tonight’s regularly scheduled meeting to present an employee service award to Joseph Eisenhardt, who will retire Sept. 1 after 32 years with the … Continue reading

June 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Haddon Heights: N.J. state champions for softball Group 1

From Philly.com: Shayla Sweeney struck out eight, and junior centerfielder Chelsea Thomas delivered the game’s biggest hit in Haddon Heights’ 5-3 victory over Saddle Brook in the title game at … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · Leave a comment