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Monthly Archives: August 2012

To the editor: Sassafras Point was the lovely setting for the Westport River Watershed Alliance’s Summer Gala on Saturday, Aug. 11.  This event happens with teams...

SAKONNET AREA — The latest prediction from the state Department of Transportation (DOT) is that both the Sakonnet River Bridge (northbound) and the Escape...

  Family: "My husband, Kevin, and I have three children: a son Jack, who’s a freshman at Williams College, and two daughters, Haley and Libby, who...

EAST BAY — Five years ago, shortly after he moved to Bristol, Rizwan Ahmed took his wife for fish and chips at Quito’s along...

The southern end of High Street, in downtown Bristol, is wide, picturesque, and with the occasional exception, quiet. And this historic cottage at 87...

PORTSMOUTH — As of Tuesday, Aug. 28, Charlotte Akin is living the teenager’s dream — a year in the Vermont-like mountains of the South...

Nancy A. (Harmon) Harrop, 74, of New Bedford, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012, at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She was the wife...

WESTPORT — Work to fix damage done by the spring floods of 2010 requires closing a stretch of Drift Road between Route 88 and Hixbidge Road in Westport starting on Tuesday, Sept. 4. The project involves repairs to the bridge and culvert at the Sam Tripp Brook crossing. The at stone bridge, built in the 1800s, sustained serious structural damage during the record rains of March, 2010. Work is expected to take four to five weeks to complete.

To the editor: In reference to your editorial of August 30, the fact that our governor would not listen to the people and answer their...

Barbara Godek, of Almy Avenue, Warren, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, August 29, 2012. Born in Bristol, a daughter of...