Monthly Archives: March 2013

A boom crane from Pirate Cove Marina lifts the police boat back onto its trailer. This photo was posted on the marina's Facebook page.

Portsmouth police boat spills onto Route 24

PORTSMOUTH — A local marina came to the rescue after the Portsmouth police boat fell off its trailer on Route 24 Thursday afternoon. Ironically, the Parker Marine boat was on its way to a different marina when the incident took place at about 3:30 p.m. “The boat was in transport from the Carnegie Abbey Marina, where

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Couple to speak about birding trip to Chile, Easter Island

The Paskamansett Bird Club’s next monthly meeting will feature an illustrated talk by Bob and Joanne Kowalczyk of North Dartmouth about their recent trip to Chile and Easter Island. The meeting is at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10, at the Community Hall of Friends Meeting, 739 Horseneck Road, South Dartmouth. The talk will follow

STONE BRIDGE FIRE DISTRICT

The regular meeting of the Administrative Board of the Stone Bridge Fire District will be held at the Sakonnet Bay Manor, 1215 Main Road, Tiverton, RI, on April 8, 2013, at 7:00 P.M. Peter M. Forrest, Clerk Stone Bridge Fire District March 28, 2013

TOWN OF LITTLE COMPTON NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 2013 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT

The Town of Little Compton is preparing to submit a Community Development application to request up to $200,000 to undertake the following activities: 1) Public Facility: Provide funding to purchase a van to transport the elderly residents of Little Compton. Amount: $ 47,785 2) Public Service: Provide support to the St. Elizabeth’s Community Cornerstone Adult

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Notorious performing at Rehoboth contra dance

Rehoboth’s annual challenging contra dance will be held this Friday, March 29. Though beginners are still welcome, this dance, led by caller Sue Rosen, is geared toward more experienced dancers. Music will be performed by Notorious, the duo of Eden MacAdam-Somer and Larry Unger. WHERE: Goff Memorial Hall, 124 Bay State Road, Rehoboth, MA 02769 WHEN:

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Warren merchants start Rhody Wed wedding expo

Three friends from Warren have started a new wedding showcase that may not fit the traditional mold, but jibes with Warren perfectly. Rhody Wed was founded by Warren merchants Katie Dickson of the Wooden Midshipman, Elizabeth Kiepert of MUSE and Bridget Tierney of The Greenery. The showcase holds its first expo later this month, and

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