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Featured home: River views in Common Fence Point

Featured home: River views in Common Fence Point

Enjoy breathtaking sunrises from this contemporary-style home in the Common Fence Point area of Portsmouth. Furniture is included in the fully renovated house built in 1958 high on a hill overlooking the Sakonnet River on a manicured lot. The home at 120 Sakonnet Drive has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, and also includes a full

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Marijuana use in Newport County topic of forum

NEWPORT — The Ocean State Prevention Alliance (OSPA), in collaboration with the six Newport County prevention coalitions, is hosting a series of forums across the state to address the impact of marijuana on local communities. The next one will run from 7-8:30 p.m. on Monday, April 27, in the auditorium at the Community College of Rhode

Letter: Elector petition budget wins my support

To the editor: There were some hefty arguments among Budget Committee members on various proposed funding appropriation recommendations for various department requests in our town, but the majority that prevailed, with the recommendation for a 2.9% per $1,000 property tax increase, did not go far enough, in my opinion, in two key budget committee responsibilities: 

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Open houses planned this week

The following open houses are scheduled in towns throughout the East Bay this weekend: Barrington 3 Christine Drive — Sunday, April 26, 12-1:30 p.m. Colonial, 4, 2.5, $489,000. RE/MAX River’s Edge, Jane Marshall, 401-486-4847. 8 Plymouth Drive — Sunday, April 26, 2-3:30 p.m. Ranch, 4, 2, $429,000. RE/MAX River’s Edge, Jane Marshall, 401-486-4847. 7 Surrey

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The Kennedys with Quentin Callewaert opening

In a career that now spans two decades, New York duo Pete and Maura Kennedy have traversed a broad musical landscape, surveying power pop, acoustic songwriting, organic rock rooted in their early days in Austin. As writers and producers, the Kennedys continue to mature, from their early style-conscious pop to today’s burnished sheen. Always tuned to their

Tiverton Planning Board Chairman Steve Hughes stands at the site of the Main Road (right) entrance to Tiverton Glen, an entry that the planning board nixed last week. The sign was put place recently by the development's opponents. Photos by Richard W, Dionne Jr.

Planners forbid Main Road access to Glen; Say developers should link big project directly to Rt. 24

Tiverton Planning Board Chairman Steve Hughes stands at the site of the Main Road (right) entrance to Tiverton Glen, an entry that the planning board nixed last week. The sign was put place recently by the development’s opponents.  TIVERTON — The Planning Board voted 7-1 Thursday to approve the 63.4 acre Tiverton Glen multi-use development

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