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Bargain hunter: Yard sales planned this weekend

Bargain hunter: Yard sales planned this weekend

Looking to do a little bargain hunting this weekend? Check out the list of yard sales scheduled in the region Saturday and Sunday. Barrington 15 Hunt Drive — Saturday and Sunday, July 26-27 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Take Middle Highway to end of Pine St to Hunt Drive. 55 Massasoit Ave. — Saturday, July

The Kettle Point area on the East Providence waterfront.

East Providence City Council approves finance ordinances

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence City Council passed a pair of finance related ordinances at its meeting Tuesday night, July 15, including one that should save the city a significant amount of money. Finance Director Malcolm Moore proposed an ordinance which would allow the city to issue what are called general obligation refund bonds.

This Westport farmhouse was built in 1740 and today includes more than 2,300 square feet of living space.

House of the Week: Country charm

Just off the beaten path in the heart of the Westport countryside is an antique farmhouse with more than eight acres of open fields, riding trails and woodlands. The home has three bedrooms and a full bath with an open living concept on the first floor, hardwood floors and a large covered porch overlooking the vast grounds. While maintaining

19 Oliver Lane, Little Compton is open Sunday, noon-3 p.m.

Open houses scheduled throughout region

Barrington 20 Lister Drive — Sunday, July 13, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  Colonial,4 bed, 3 bath, $499,900. Residential Properties, Lisbeth Herbst, 401-245-9600. 425 Sowams Road — Sunday, July 13, 12-1:30 p.m. Cape, 4, 2, $329,500. Residential Properties, Laurie Fletcher, 401-245-9600. 10 Evergreen St. — Sunday, July 13, 12-1:30 p.m., Ranch, 3, 2, $375,000. Residential Properties, Beverly

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Governor signs off on measure easing controversy over solid waste facilities

PROVIDENCE – The governor has signed a bill modifying the definition of a construction and demolition (C&D) debris processing facility in order to protect the quality of life in residential areas and bring facilities treating less than 150 tons of debris per day into line with other plants. Gov. Lincoln Chafee penned the new law

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