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Runners of all ages compete in a Little Compton summer road race. Now there's one in April too — it replaces the former winter road race.

Little Compton Education Foundation Scenic Road Race is April 4

Little Compton Education Foundation Scenic Road Race is April 4

Run or walk one of the prettiest race courses anywhere while helping Little Compton schoolchildren. Signup continues for Saturday’s Little Compton Education Foundation’s 2015 Scenic Road Race — the race replaces the former LCEF Winter Road Race. The 4.8 mile race, scheduled this year for Saturday, April 4, at 10 a.m., starts and finishes at Wilbur

Matthew G. Medeiros, 51, Tiverton

Matthew G. Medeiros, 51, of Tiverton, passed away unexpectedly, on Sunday, March 29, 2015, at home. He was the son of Lawrence J. Medeiros, Jr. of Little Compton and Muriel T. (Guy) Medeiros-Boyd of Tiverton. Mr. Medeiros was born in Fall River, grew up in Tiverton and had resided in the Providence/Pawtucket areas for the

Savannah Mongie, 9, reacts to Marcia Wilson's barred owl. 

Who’s watching whom? Owls big and small entertain at middle school

They hooted at one another, shared wide-eyed stares and posed for countless pictures. Just no touching please. Owls and people, who usually keep different hours and seldom meet face to face, spent quality time together Saturday at the Westport Middle School during three owl shows offered by naturalist/owl experts Marcia and Mark Wilson. During their

Ruth Wordell, 85, Little Compton

Ruth (Dwelly) Wordell, 85, of Little Compton, passed away on Monday, March 30, 2015, at Sakonnet Bay Manor after a long illness. She was the wife of the late Robert D. Wordell. Born in Fall River on October 23, 1929, daughter of the late Charles C. and Doris (Wilbur) Dwelly, she lived in Westport Harbor

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 - Leg 5 Cape Horn

Rounding the Horn

Team Alvimedica , skippered by Bristol’s Charlie Enright, rounded Cape Horn Monday at the front of the shrinking Volvo Ocean Race fleet. The passage past sailing’s most respected landmark was a fast one with boats speeds in the mid-twenties. The night before, another of the entries, the Chinese Dongfeng Race Team boat, lost the top


Prudence home offers private, luxurious escape

Solitude and luxury — the perfect pairing for a get-away home. This comfortable three bedroom, two bathroom home on Prudence Island has all the bells and whistles, nestled in natural surroundings. The property at 243 Bay Ave. has sweeping water views and can be used as a year-round or vacation home. With nearly 4,000 square

15 Ridgewood Road, Barrington

Open houses planned around East Bay

The following open houses are scheduled in towns around the East Bay this weekend: Barrington 12 Foote St. — Sunday, March 29, 12-1:30 p.m. Cape, 3, 2, $339,000. Residential Properties, Nancy Ryan, 401-245-9600 77 Prospect St. — Sunday, March 29, 12-2 p.m. Cape, 3, 1.5, $349,000. Residential Properties, Dawne Nordstrom, 401-245-9600. 15 Ridgewood Road —