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Tiverton's Budget Committee recommends re-roofing only the southern half (the lower half in photo) of Fire Station #2 on Main Road.

Tiverton budget makers vote: half-a-roof better than a whole

Tiverton budget makers vote: half-a-roof better than a whole

TIVERTON — It may have been the chairperson of the Tiverton Budget Committee who said, “the only issue is the roof,” as the committee approached its final vote on the final night of the budget process, and approval of the capital budget it intended to put to the voters on May 21 at the Financial

Tiverton schools dodge sequester cuts

TIVERTON — National policy and politics hit close to home last week as the Congressionally imposed $85 billion in sequestration cuts nationwide threatened to cut federal funding for three programs in Tiverton schools. After heated debate, however, and following back-to-back meetings last Wednesday and Thursday, the Tiverton Budget Committee decided not to impose the cuts

New group, Tiverton 1st, recommends candidates

TIVERTON — Tiverton 1st, a recently formed non-partisan community organization, announced last Friday the candidates that it will be supporting in the November election. The candidates for Town Council that Tiverton 1st recommends to town voters are: James J. Arruda, Renee DeJesus-Jones, Denise deMedeiros, William P. Gerlach, Brett Nicholas Pelletier, and Edward A. Roderick. Seven individuals from

Council President Jay Lambert (right) presents Flowers to Amelia Camara, flanked by nephews Ray Camara (her right) and Robert Camara (her left)

Amelia Camara, Tiverton citizen extraordinaire, turns 100

TIVERTON — When Amelia Camara turned 100 years old on Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, over 100 friends and family gathered for a party at Sandywoods Community Center to celebrate her birthday. Later, the Town Council at its meeting Monday night passed a congratulatory proclamation. Ms. Camara all her life has given back to Tiverton, as the