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Assessors: Business as usual no longer an option

To the editor: Westport’s April 14 election  includes a race for Board of Assessors between incumbent Robert Grillo and challenger Bill Burns. This race should be of great interest to voters as a survey of on-line assessed values vs. recent sales prices reveals serious discrepancies between the two, resulting in many property owners paying more

Sakonnet Golf Club

Little Compton Community Center Golf Outing is May 30

A Golf Outing benefitting the Little Compton Community Center will be held Saturday, May 30, at the Sakonnet Golf Club. Check-in will be at 11:30 a.m., lunch will be at noon with a silent auction, and the shotgun start begins at 1 p.m. with drinks, snacks and raffle opportunities on the course. A reception dinner

Westport dunes after a recent snow.

Explore the dunes of early spring on Saturday

The Westport Land Conservation Trust (WLCT) and Westport River Watershed Alliance (WRWA) will host a spring Dune Walk on Saturday, April 11 at 10:45 a.m.  The walk will start at the Town Beach parking area on Cherry and Webb Lane with a brief orientation, followed by a pleasant walk in the dunes, with commentary by