Barrington Bulletin

The most complete and most convenient source for news and information about the borough of Barrington, N.J.

Borough hazard plan IDs flooding as top concern, outlines mitigation efforts

As part of a broad effort across several counties, Barrington Borough Council identified flooding as the top hazard in the municipality, followed by high wind and severe summer and winter … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Flash Flood Watch issued for region — again

With the rainiest day and third rainiest month ever behind us, August is getting off to a similar start: The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Flash Flood Watch issued for Barrington, surrounding communities

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Barrington and the rest of Camden County — as well as much of South Jersey, the Philadelphia region and … Continue reading

June 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Flood watch, hazardous weather outlook issued for region

The National Weather Service is warning that up to 2 inches of rain is expected through the area, resulting in a flood watch being issued for Wednesday night through Thursday … Continue reading

December 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

UPDATE: Fireworks postponed, parade canceled

According to an automated phone call from the borough, the Barrington Independence Day parade scheduled for 6:30 p.m. tonight has been canceled. The borough fireworks, also schedule for tonight, have … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Heavy rainfall possible July 3-5, could impact borough fireworks

The National Weather Service office in Mount Holly has issued a briefing regarding the “heavy rainfall and tropical threat for July 3rd – July 5th.” The briefing covers almost all of … Continue reading

June 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Barrington Bulletin tops 50,000 page views

In its relatively short lifetime, the Barrington Bulletin has reported on  borough redevelopment efforts, criminal activity, floods and other weather situations, borough council meetings, school board meetings and more, while … Continue reading

August 21, 2013 · 2 Comments

Sunday sets records as rainiest day ever for region

More than eight inches of rain fell Sunday at Philadelphia International Airport, according to the National Weather Service —  making it the rainiest single day in Philadelphia history. The weather … Continue reading

July 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

News roundup: Barrington planning board meeting cancelled, Bellmawr bank robber sought, alleged killers of Somerdale man caught, more

A look at what’s in the news for the region: Barrington cancels planning board meeting Public Notice: After discussionn with Mr. Michael Albano, Esq., solicitor for our Planning board, the Board … Continue reading

July 17, 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

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