Author Archives: Tom Killin Dalglish

New name, but scope of Tiverton project largely unchanged

  TIVERTON — Touted changes in the scale of the proposed largest development project in Tiverton’s history, following well-publicized recent revisions to the master plan application last month, may not be all that great. That conclusion became clear Thursday night, Oct. 20, at a planning board hearing in the Tiverton High School auditorium. Among the

Mail ballots in; final winners announced for Tiverton council, budget committee

TIVERTON — Final Tiverton election results for the town council and budget committee positions, including the mail ballot count, show no change from election night in the identity or order of the winners and of those who were runners-up. The final numbers were announced late Thursday morning by the Rhode Island Board of Elections. For

The community training team at the health college in Monrovia, during a lighter moment. "We were just having fun," said Dr. Flanigan. Among the participants was a doctor who recovered from Ebola. The group's leader is a nun with the  Franciscan Missionaries of Mary.
All photos courtesy of Dr. Timothy Flanigan

Tiverton doctor sends dispatch from Ebola ground zero

Tiverton’s Dr. Timothy Flanigan spends two months helping in Liberia TIVERTON — Tiverton resident Dr. Timothy Flanigan has been in Liberia, the center of the Ebola crisis, for nearly two months training health care professionals about infection control and safe practices. We caught up with him very early Sunday morning, when he responded by e-mail to

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Tiverton police: Car breaks and gunshots

Sunday, Oct. 19 After an accident near Town Farm at 10:22 p.m., Scott J. Cabral, 37, of 58 Tony Street, Tiverton, was charged with driving under the influence and possession of open alcoholic beverages in his car. Police said Mr. Cabral blew almost four times the legal limit. on a breathalyzer test. Friday, Oct. 10

Tiverton Democrats endorse candidates

TIVERTON — The Tiverton Democratic Town Committee (TDTC) has voted to support the following candidates for the Tiverton town council, school committee, and budget committee in the November elections. • For the town council: James Arruda, Michael Burk, Denise deMedeiros, Jay Lambert, Peter Mello, Brett Pelletier and David Perry. • For the school committee: Deborah