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SCAM ALERT – Phone calls saying they are from local government asking for personal info

If you get a call saying they are from Barrington Town, or Department and they ask for personal information.  Hang up and call the office directly, or just know town officials will not ask for personal information over the phone. … Continue reading

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The Town of Barrington is accepting applications to fill a Part-time Firefighter/EMT position.

2019 Part-time employment ad

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Smoke Detector Recall: Alarms May Have Faulty Switch

  OWINGS MILLS, Md. (CBS) — Check your smoke detectors – Universal Security Instruments is recalling 180,000 of them over a faulty switch. “The smoke alarms can have a misaligned internal switch causing the alarms to not activate properly, posing … Continue reading

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Lightning Safety

Spring is here and that means we are outdoors more. It also means that thunder and lightning storms will happen. Know what to do to keep you and your family safe when storms strike! OUTDOOR SAFETY: If you can HEAR … Continue reading

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Electrical Safety

Every day we use electricity to provide power to complete a variety of tasks but guaranteed we don’t stop to think of the safety hazards that may be occurring while it is in use. We’d like to pass along information … Continue reading

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