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$2.25 M waterfront house fetches top Tiverton price since 2018

TIVERTON — Hogan Associates announces the June 15 sale of 112 Riverscape Lane in Tiverton, located off Nanaquaket Road, for $2,250,000.  This is the highest recorded sale price in Tiverton …
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Little Compton Police: Woman struck by car on beach
Tuesday, June 1 A caller asked police to check on a Long Highway family member who had been out of contact for two weeks. The … Read More
Westport High School Class of ’21: 'Extraordinary — our middle name'
WESTPORT — Together they weathered strange times, and that experience not only strengthened them but brought them close together, … Read More
Family, friends mourn student/fisherman
LITTLE COMPTON — At 22 years old, Little Compton resident Maximus Julian was about to graduate … Read More
Attorney General: Tiverton woman stole nearly $1M from law firm
TIVERTON — A 54-year-old Tiverton woman was recently indicted by a Bristol County Grand Jury for allegedly stealing just under $1 … Read More
Little Compton Police: Cyclist allegedly forced into ditch by truck
Tuesday, May 25 At 11:02 am, a man reported losing his wallet — last seen at the Post Office. A North Dartmouth, Mass., … Read More
Tiverton Police: Pools stolen, fishermen vs. boaters strife
]Saturday, May 22 At 1:34 am, a caller reported that a relative left the hospital and is now walking home to Little Compton. The … Read More

Obituaries
Elizabeth ‘Beth’ Shaw, 95, of Westport, Mass. and formerly from Barrington and Bristol Elizabeth “Beth” Shaw (95) of Westport, Mass. and formerly from Barrington and Bristol, RI, died peacefully at her home on Sunday, May 23, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. She …
George A. Yeomans, 80, Westport George A. Yeomans, 80, of Westport Point and Rehoboth, Mass., passed away on May 27, 2021. He is survived by his beloved wife Joanne and his sisters Laura Day and John Guest of Norwich, Vt., and …
Joseph P. Quint Jr., 84, Westport Joseph P. Quint Jr., 84, of Westport, passed away at home on Thursday, May 27, 2021, following a long illness. He was the husband of the late Jane (Hansen) Quint. Mr. Quint was born in St. Louis, …

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