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Frederick Moyer & Friends at Westport Point

Frederick Moyer & Friends at Westport Point

Concerts at the Point will feature classical jazz at a special concert this Sunday. Classical pianist, and audience favorite, Frederick Moyer will be joined by Billy Novick, saxophone; Peter Tillotson, bass; and Bob Savine, drums; to reprise their Dave Brubeck Tribute concert from the 2013 Newport Music Festival. The program will include many of the

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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


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

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

Mary P. Murphy, 90, Westport

Mary P. (Candido) Murphy, 90, of Westport, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, at St. Anne’s Hospital. She was the wife of the late William M. Murphy. Born in Fall River, she was the daughter of the late John P. and Maria (Andrade) Candido. She especially enjoyed crocheting and gardening. Prior to her retirement,

49 Aaron Ave., Bristol

Off the Market: Homes sold around East Bay

The following properties around the East Bay have changed hands in recent weeks, including an industrial property on Tupelo Street in Bristol that sold for more than $1 million: Bristol 1 Middleton Road — $399,890 86 Tupelo St. — 1,150,000 1309 Hope St. — $175,000 1 Lafayette Drive — $325,000 51 Collins St. — $245,000

Bailey Wilkinson stands outside the middle school alongside a sign announcing her honor.

Bailey Wilkinson chosen as WMS Ambassador

By Carolyn Pontes and Kelly Chouinard, Westport Middle School The Westport Middle School is proud to announce Bailey Wilkinson as the 2015 Project 351 Ambassador to the State.  The students selected for this honor come from an exemplary group of 8th grade service leaders who represent every city and town in the Commonwealth.  Project 351


Edward A. Martins, 65, Westport

Edward A. Martins, 65, of Westport, formerly of Fall River, husband of Denise (Melanson) Martins of Westport and son of Lillian A. (Korzeniewski) Martins of Fall River, died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014. A graduate of UMass Dartmouth, he studied marine biology at Northeastern University and Bridgewater State College. A teacher for 35 years, he taught

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Heater cord blamed for Westport house fire

A Sunday evening fire caused heavy damage to a house at 52 Pine Hill Road in Werstport and forced the occupant to find another place to stay until decisions can be made about the structure. The Westport Fire Department was alerted to the blaze by a 911 call at 9:39 p.m. Sunday.  When the first