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Open Houses: 21 planned in region this weekend

Open Houses: 21 planned in region this weekend

Whether you’re looking for your next home, checking out the competition, or just curious about a neighbor’s interior decorating skills, start your search on with our weekly open house listings. The following homes are open for inspection this weekend around the East Bay: Barrington 3 Collins Court — Sunday, Sept. 28, 11 a.m. –

7 Maple Road, Warren, sold recently for $595,000. Photos credit

Off the Market: Homes sold in the East Bay

The following homes changed hands recently around the East Bay: Barrington 29 Glen Ave. — $1,050,000 16 Blanding Ave. — $319,900 23 Church St. — $220,000 2 Greenwood Ave. — $240,000 10 Glenfield Road — $723,000 7 Ormand Drive — $280,000 25 Fairway Drive — $398,000 6 Glenfield Road — $355,000 130 Ferry Lane —

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Joseph B. Souza Jr., 86, Westport

Joseph B. Souza Jr., 86, of Westport, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at Catholic Memorial Home. He was the husband of Rose Marie (Silvia) Souza. Born in Fall River, he was the son of the late Joseph B. Souza Sr. and the late Florence (Rego) Souza. He was a lifelong resident of Westport. A veteran

Some of those who helped out at last week's Farmers' Market pose for a group photo.

By popular demand, Westport Farmers’ Market continues

The farmers, vendors and guests at the Westport Farmers’ Market have agreed that the market should extend into October. That provides an extra week to a season that has been a good one at the new location at Westport Town Farm, and farmers are eager to keep the harvest coming, says farm manager Steve Connors.


Westport Rivers Vineyard offers autumn hayrides

Westport Rivers Vineyards is again offering Saturday hayrides at the vineyard until Saturday, Nov. 22, between noon and 4:30 p.m., weather permitting. (about every 30 minutes). “It’s a great way to let the entire family see the vineyard.” The hayride includes a tractor-pulled hay wagon ride through the vineyard, and a souvenir pumpkin. Ride time


Dianne B. Snyder Tennis Doubles Extravaganza is Oct. 4

Celebrate the end of the outdoor tennis season by participating in the annual Dianne B. Snyder tennis open on October 4 This fun and competitive clay court doubles tournament is held yearly in memory of Dianne B. Snyder and all who perished on American Airlines flight 11 on September 11. Players of all levels are

Delia Borges, Westport

Delia (Vasconcellos) Borges of Westport died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at Kimwell Rehab & Skilled Nursing Center.  She was the wife of the late Alfred M. Borges. Born in Fall River, she was the daughter of the late Jose M. and Angelica (Correiro) Vasconcellos. Mrs. Borges was a communicant of St. George Church, Westport.  Prior

The heavily damaged house at 96 Charlotte White Road. Photo by Capt. Michael Silvia, WFD

Fire causes heavy damage to Chandanais’ Westport house

Owner Roger Chandanais made it outside unharmed but his 96 Charlotte White Road house sustained heavy damage from a stubborn fire Monday afternoon. The property is well known for its collection of fanciful welded items created over the years by Mr. Chandanais. A passerby was first to notice smoke coming from the two-story wood frame

Shipwright Hermann Hinrichsen works at side of Peggotty, preparing to move the aging catboat/studio. Photos by Richard W. Dionne Jr.

For Peggotty, out of Little Compton, a historic voyage

  LITTLE COMPTON — Two men, one a shipwright and the other a millwright, used skids and rollers to move a work of art — a very unusual 164-year old, 18-foot catboat — to a new home last week. The vessel is the Peggotty, and it is about as precious a part of town’s artistic

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