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Nine-year-old Quinn Morgan of Tiverton is all smiles as she catches a ride on her boogie board  at South Shore Beach during the recent heat wave.

South Shore beach “jamming” says beach official

South Shore beach “jamming” says beach official

LITTLE COMPTON — Recent hot weather has driven visitors to  Shore Shore Beach here in numbers that has Chairman of the Beach Commission searching for ways to describe it. “This place is jamming all the time,” he said last week. “Every day’s a beach day.” It’s about the mid-season point. The beach opened Memorial Day

Photos by Rich Dionne
South Shore Beach was severely damaged by Hurricane Sandy's storm surge.

FEMA tours South Shore Beach, other hard-hit places

TIVERTON, LITTLE COMPTON — With power restored to all but a few Tiverton and Little Compton households by the end of last week, officials in the two communities turned to damage assessment. It wasn’t pretty. Hurricane Sandy reduced Little Compton’s South Shore Beach to cobble and rocks, and little or no sand. Just last spring,