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Family plans life celebration for Joshua-Ian Olson, 13

Family plans life celebration for Joshua-Ian Olson, 13

Arrangement details have been set for Joshua-Ian Olson, the 13-year-old Kickemuit Middle School student who died unexpectedly more than a week ago. A celebration of Joshua’s life will bye held Sunday, Nov. 8, in the Seekonk Congregational Church. Calling hours are Friday, Nov. 7, at Smith Funeral and Memorial on Schoolhouse Road in Warren. Joshua,

Russ Cornell of Cornell Farm in Dartmouth tells fest goers how he used an 1880 seeder at the family farm. The spry seeder still has rye seed in it, used after the corn season to keep the soil from drying out. 
Photos by Rich Dionne

A harvest worth celebrating in Westport

By Bruce Burdett Season finale draws crowds down to the Westport town farm. Over 800 people flocked to Westport Town Farm Saturday afternoon to celebrate the harvest, enjoy spirited bluegrass, pet baby goats and enjoy home-grown food. Farm Manager Steve Connors said this season brought special reason to celebrate, with one of the best growing


State, feds make large drug bust in Warren

A Warren man is being held at the ACI on multiple drug charges after officers from several state agencies and the federal government raided his apartment on Friday, Oct. 17 and allegedly uncovered crack cocaine, designer drugs, marijuana and other illicit substances. Sambo Chum, 29, of 28 Luther St., second floor, was not home when

Sharon M. Danas, 59, Virginia Beach, Va.

Sharon M. (La France) Danas, 59, of Virginia Beach, Va., died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, at the Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital. She was the wife of Norman Danas. She worked as a banker until retiring three years ago. She was the daughter of Rose Anna La France and the late Armand J. La France