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Isaiah Kittel plays the mellophone while performing with the Portsmouth High School Marching Band during the culmination of band camp last week. Photo by Jim McGaw.

Portsmouth High band goes ‘Back to the Future’ (photos)

Above: Isaiah Kittel plays the mellophone while performing with the Portsmouth High School Marching Band during the culmination of band camp last week. Photo by Jim McGaw. PORTSMOUTH — Parents and friends got a special sneak preview last week of what the Portsmouth High School Marching Band is up to this fall. During the last day

Why does School Committee muzzle the public?

To the editor: It has come to this citizen’s attention that, according to the procedures of the present Little Compton School Committee, there is no opportunity for a citizen of Little Compton to go to a School Committee meeting and speak to the committee publicly, officially, on the record during the meeting about anything that

Vineyard radio cranks up the watts

This weekend mvyradio (Martha’s Vineyard) powered up its newly upgraded FM signal at 88.7FM to 12,000 watts — no doubt the better to reach Westport By raising over $150,000 in capital from donors during March and April, the station was able to take advantage of an FCC approval to increase power, and purchase and install

John H. Quick, 64, Little Compton

John H. Quick, 64, of Little Compton, passed away at home on Tuesday, August 18, 2015. He was the husband of Jeryl L. (Allen) Quick. Born in Fall River, son of the late Abraham S. and Anna V. (Palmer) Quick, he had been a longtime resident of Little Compton. He was the owner/operator of the

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Sakonnet swimmer shines at YMCA nationals

LITTLE COMPTON — 16-year old Little Compton swimmer Vincent Downs-Honey, the state’s lone representatives at the 2015 YMCA National Championships in Indianapolis, returned from the Aug. 3-7 meet with a brace of personal best performances. The Portsmouth High School junior swims for the Newport Wahoos swim team and was accompanied to the meet by Wahoos

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