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The two cars sit on Route 6 after the Saturday crash. Ms. Wilkie's silver Subaru was in the proper lane say Wellfleet Police. Wellfleet Police photo

Little Compton woman hurt, passenger killed in Saturday crash

Little Compton woman hurt, passenger killed in Saturday crash

A Little Compton woman is being treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries after the car she was driving Saturday afternoon was involved in a head-on collision in Wellfleet, Cape Cod, that killed her Warwick passenger. Wellfleet Police identified that passenger as 76-year-old Lucille Francoeur of Warwick. Driving the 2007 Subaru was 55-year-old Denise Wilkie


House of the week: Updated historic home

Warren is known for its all-American Main Street, working waterfront, artist studios, a top-rated theater and one of the country’s oldest pharmacies. It is also known for its historic homes that have made up the fabric of the town that was established in 1747. The colonial-style home at 19 Elm St. is a perfect example


East Bay’s Most Wanted: Cold cases

Convenience store robbery The East Providence Police Department is searching for a suspect wanted for armed robbery of the J-Mart convenience store at 332 Bullocks Point Ave, East Providence, last December. The suspect entered the store just after noon on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, approached the counter and demanded that the clerk open the register and take

Developer's illustration of possible housing layout at Noquochoke Village.

Votes help Noquochoke Village affordable housing push ahead

The Westport Board of Selectmen voted last week to give developers of the planned Noquochoke Village affordable housing leeway needed to help keep the project moving forward. Board members agreed to give the project until June 2016 to prepare a purchase and sales agreement, and they voted to allow the developer to offer more of

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Off the Market: Tiverton land among properties sold

The following properties in the East Bay changed hands recently, including a 177-acre waterfront tract of open land on Fish Road in Tiverton that sold for more than $1 million to Tiverton Heights LP: Barrington 4 Burr Ave. — $255,000 10 Walnut Road — $407,000 6 Rosedale Ave. — $234,000 Bristol 50 Everett Ave. —

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Ernest C. Nunes, 81, Westport

Ernest C. Nunes, 81, of Westport, passed away on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, at Southpointe Rehabilitation Center, Fall River, after a brief illness. He was the husband of Lorraine R. (LePage) Nunes of Westport. Born in Fall River, son of the late Manuel C. and Mary (Fernandes) Nunes, he had resided in Westport for most


Open space/recreation ideas? Westport wants to hear them 

The Open Space Committee wants input from Westport residents as the town updates the 2006 Open Space and Recreation Plan. Open space is defined as “public and privately owned undeveloped lands that are important for a variety of reasons, including recreation, agriculture, forestry, scenic qualities or other qualities, that contribute to the overall character of