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Saturday brought a cold and rainy day to the East Bay but it also brought a very special visit. Santa and Mrs. Claus dropped by the Audubon Educational Center in Bristol to take some pictures, share some smiles and hear a few Christmas lists. The 16th annual Photos with Santa brought out more than 300 area families

The Helger Bros.' Model A pickup truck sits by the tree lot.

Helger Bros. back in Christmas tree business

A once bustling Tiverton Christmas tree operation is back in business after a couple decade lapse. Helger Bros. Christmas Trees is open for business  at 2475 Main Road (at Helger’s Ice Cream, a quarter mile south of Evelyn’s Drive-In). Lots of Helgers are making it happen. “Uncle Normy (Norman Helger) ran it for many years”


East Bay’s Most Wanted

Dorm room break-in, thefts The Bristol Police Department is looking for two suspects who broke into a dorm at Roger Williams University on Nov. 10. The first suspect climbed through a dorm window and stole several thousand dollars worth of electronics, including two Apple Macbook computer laptops. The suspect then entered a second dorm room through a window and

Sylvia, Harriet

Harriet Sylvia, 90, Tiverton

Harriet (Hyson) Sylvia, 90, of Tiverton, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, at the Saint Clare Home in Newport. She was the wife of the late Peter J. Frederick and George H. Sylvia. Harriet was born in Fall River, the daughter of the late George and Hattie (Peterson) Hyson. She was a graduate of

41 Sandra Court, Bristol

Open houses planned around East Bay

Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, or just an interested observer, it’s important to keep up on the real estate market. An open house is a great way to see what’s available at a particularl price level in each community. The following open houses are scheduled throughout the East Bay this weekend: Barrington 10