Goatscapers tend Tiverton's Pardon Gray Preserve
IVERTON — Goats are the Tiverton Land Trust's new approach to land management this season at Pardon Gray.
"Yeah goats," said Garry Plunkett, who serves on the board of advisors for stewardship for the Trust.
"They're way better than cattle for restoring Pardon Gray's land."
It's called goatscaping, and the work the creatures do at Pardon Gray is part of an operation based out of the new Weatherlow Farms in Westport.
Barrington school closed to repair flood damage
Parents of Sowams School students learned late Monday night that classes at that school would be canceled for the remainder of the week while crews repair walls damaged during a recent flood.
Committee signals support for proposed East Providence school budget
EAST PROVIDENCE — At a second special workshop on the Fiscal Year 2016-17 budget held Monday night, Aug. 29, the East Providence School Committee strongly indicated it was on a path of supporting …