Westport names alternate plumbing inspector
The move comes after Building Commissioner Ralph Souza requested that selectmen appoint Jason Camara of Fall River-based Camara Plumbing.
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Sunday Jul 20
Luisa T. Reis
Luisa T. Reis, 64, of Westport, passed away on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at home following a long courageous battle with cancer.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Brian J. Lowney - Fur, Fin and Feathers: Expert trainer Eric...
Whether you share your life with a tiny pug or a giant Newfoundland, your family dog should be able to be taken anywhere, be comfortable around strangers, and shouldn't jump on guests or steal food from the coffee table when no one is looking.
Margaret T. Goslin
Margaret T. "Peggy" Goslin, RN, MSN, age 87, of Westport, died July 18, 2014. She was the wife of Joseph A. Goslin for the past 64 years.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Tunes, cars and cruisin': Fabulous Fifties come alive in New Bedford
It was post-World War II and before Vietnam. With babies booming, it was the 1950s and on Thursday night, the era came alive again in the streets of New Bedford.
Home invites visitors to walk through history
When the Westport Historical Society reopens the doors of the 300-year-old Handy House for free tours on Saturday, July 26, it promises to be a unique experience for visitors in a number of ways.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Today in SouthCoast
Let us help you plan your day with Today in SouthCoast. We compile some of the best events in the area, along with weather and road work to help you decide what to do.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
School Committee meets with CFC to discuss after-school programs
The future of Citizens For Citizen's after-school program in Westport was the sole agenda item of last week's special meeting of the Westport School Committee.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Westport still battling checmical in water
The concentration of a potentially cancer-causing chemical in the Fall River water supply used by some Westport residents is less than the state allows, according to the state Department of Environmental Protection.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Funeral Notice: Paul V. Martin
MARTIN: of Dartmouth, Wednesday, June 11, 2014, Paul V., 59. Son of Richard S. Martin and the late Joan A. Martin.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Lauren Daley: BookLovers swamp Dartmouth libraries
After my column last week about the Dartmouth Public Libraries' Town-wide Read, you guys cleaned every single copy of Elizabeth Graver's "The End of the Point" from both libraries.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Former Westport highway chief gets two years' probation
Harold "Jack" Sisson, the former Westport highway chief, was sentenced to two years of probation Friday after being found guilty of larceny of town equipment.
RAW need when it comes to Haiti's orphans
Corey Gifford has opened a RAW Haiti office at 1151 Main Road, Westport; you can buy art by Haitian artists and Haitian orphans; money raised will be used to buy clean drinking water for orphans.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Farmer's Market welcomes Thatcher Harrison
If you enjoy jazz, rock and roll, rhythm and blues, or classical pieces, you are going to love the music of Thatcher Harrison, a very talented young musician who has been performing at a variety of venues throughout New England.
Trustees of Reservations: Kayak the Upper East Branch, 9 a.m.-noon July 12. $30 members, $40 non-members.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Handy House opens for the summer
When the Westport Historical Society reopens the doors of the 300 year-old Handy House for free tours on Saturday, July 12, it promises to be a unique experience for visitors in a number of ways.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Westport woman caught Nazi spy
In World War II, valor was not limited to the front lines, and patriotism was not gender-specific.
Weekend kayak trip set on Westport River
The Trustees of Reservations and Westport Land Conservation Trust are offering a kayak trip on the Westport River Saturday, July 12, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. The leisurely paddle down the Upper East Branch will give participants a view of some of the properties that have been preserved in recent years, including Westport Town Farm.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Westport salutes longtime zoning board member Clayton Harrison
When town resident Clayton Harrison first began on the Zoning Board of Appeals, Lyndon B. Johnson was president and The Beatles were still making albums.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Smith Neck Friends Meeting: Annual Flea Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. July 5. Books, furniture, antiques and household items.