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  1. H.S. Football: Milton's quick strikes put Dartmouth in too deep a holeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 |

    DARTMOUTH - The Indians spotted Milton two quick touchdowns and then made it very difficult for their talented opponent, but just enough went wrong to keep the home team off the board in a 24-0 loss that leaves Dartmouth at 0-3 for the season. Milton's 6-foot-4, senior quarterback, Luke McMenamin, threw for three touchdowns, including the Wildcats' first two possessions on Friday night at Dartmouth Stadium.


  2. Art grants available for high school students in Dartmouth and WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 |

    Emerging young artists in high school can apply for South Coast Artists Inc. grants during September. Students must live in or attend high school in Dartmouth or Westport.


  3. Trio sentenced in murder case after dismembered body found in Westport watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 |

    Three people pleaded no contest Monday to charges stemming the murder of a 36-year-old Cranston man whose dismembered body washed up on a Rhode Island beach in August 2015. Kerry Mello was reported missing to Cranston police in August 2015.


  4. Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride rolls back aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 |

    The Buzzards Bay Coalition's 12th annual Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride is less than a month away, and cyclists who want to take action for clean water by biking 35, 75 or 100 miles through some of southeastern New England's most beautiful coastal scenery on Sunday, Sept. 30 can register now by visiting


  5. LaRue takes over as new SBRHS boys' cross country coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 |

    In talking about being successful as a runner, new Somerset Berkley Regional High School boys' cross country team coach Keegan LaRue says the athletes on the team have to have will power to keep going to the end and not stopping in races, even when they are tired and fatigued. "I think cross country is an awesome sport because cross country is equal parts physical endurance and mental endurance," LaRue said.


  6. There's still time to get in gear for 2018 Buzzards Bay Watershed RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 |

    Buzzards Bay Coalition's 12th annual Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride is one month away, and cyclists who want to take action for clean water by biking 35, 75 or 100 miles through some of southeastern New England's most beautiful coastal scenery on Sunday, Sept. 30, can register at


  7. Public invited learn about plans at former St. Vincent de Paul CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2018 |

    WESTPORT - The former St. Vincent de Paul Camp is getting closer to becoming a community park, with picturesque walking trails surrounding it, according to Westport Land Conservation Trust Executive Director Ross Moran. Moran and the WLCT will host a public event at 10 a.m. Aug. 25 and preview the walking trail system and also update the public on the plan for a community park.


  8. South Watuppa Pond starts rowing center and aims for the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 |

    Put the Bay Coast Rowing Center on the map, gearing up to draw all ages and abilities to reap rewards on South Watuppa Pond, including a regatta this fall and its initial classes planned next spring. Located on the Watuppa's western banks a stone's throw from Dave's Beach and the new Atlantis Charter School grounds, a few noted principles and supporters came together for a maiden launch on a shiny Thursday morning.


  9. 'It gets better every year': Bidding farewell to another FeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 |

    When the parade came to an end, Alfred Gonsalves, 90, of Fall River packed up his metal rocking lawn chair and obtained a cold bottle of water. By the feast grounds on the corner of Earle St. and Madeira Ave., people congregated on the sidewalks with chairs, umbrellas and strollers, some in Madeira shirts and hats.


  10. Former Dartmouth educator is new Little Compton superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 |

    A small wooden sign she bought at Wilbur's General Store that reads “Everything is better in Little Compton” sits on a shelf in Laurie Dias-Mitchell's new office in Little Compton's Wilbur-McMahon School, where she is the new school superintendent. Dias-Mitchell was principal of Tiverton Middle School for six years and ended the school year on June 19 with a letter to families and staff notifying them that she was leaving to take a new job.


  11. Little Compton Antiques Festival set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 |

    LITTLE COMPTON - For the second year, the Little Compton Antiques Festival will include a classic auto show. A successful debut of this new addition in 2017 drew an impressive array of cars ranging from the 1920s to the 1980s.


  12. Fishermen's Association clambake supports health of Westport RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 |

    Westport Fishermen's Association will host its clambake Sunday, Sept. 16, at the Little Compton Game Club.


  13. Local SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 |

    Jah Spirit takes the stage. Under the dynamic leadership of writer, composer, singer Ras Michael Wolfe, the group blends an African-Reggae beat with elements of calypso jazz, blues and rock.


  14. Local artists on Open Studio Tour inspired by their surroundingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2018 |

    It's where she makes pottery using leaves that she grows in her yard. However, on Saturday and Sunday as part of the 15th annual South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour, visitors got to see the creativity up close with demonstrations on how works are created and by talking to the artists themselves at studios in Dartmouth, Westport, Little Compton and Tiverton.


  15. Ride your bike and make a cleaner Buzzards Bay at the same timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 |

    In less than three months, hundreds of cyclists will experience the beauty and spirit of southeastern New England in autumn from the seats of their bicycles. Local cyclists can sign up to bike for clean water on Sunday, Sept.


  16. South Coast Artists opening studios for annual summer tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 |

    For art-lovers, the South Coast Artists annual Open Studio Tour is a must on summer to-do lists – in July, and again in August. The first round of those tours is slated for next weekend, July 21 and 22. Then next month, the artists will open their studios for the self-guided visits on Aug. 18 and 19. "This summer is a landmark year for South Coast Artists as we celebrate our 15th annual Open Studio Tour,” said Don Cadoret, one of the founding artists of the tour.


  17. Westport Summer Farmers Market opens June 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 |

    The market will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays from June. 16 to Sept. 29 at the south parking lot of the Town Annex at 856 Main Road.


  18. Westport River sparks wonder in student essaysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 |

    Westport River Watershed Alliance once again partnered with the Westport Cultural Council to host an essay contest for Westport students this spring. The contest was open to Westport Community Schools students in grades 1-4.


  19. Art Beat: Gallery X whets your appetite for Open Studio TourRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 |

    The current exhibition at Gallery X is a well-planned prelude to the annual two-weekend Open Studio Tour presentation by South Coast Artists, Inc., which invites visitors to artist studios and maker spaces in Dartmouth, Westport, and the Rhode Island towns of Tiverton and Little Compton. The work on display at Gallery X is a bit like a shared table tapas selection - a little bit of this, a sampling of that.


  20. 'Taking it in': Vineyard Wind wins offshore wind contract with MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 |

    Vineyard Wind has been selected for Massachusetts' first offshore wind contract, and Deepwater Wind will receive a contract from Rhode Island based on its Massachusetts bid, state officials announced Wednesday. Vineyard Wind was awarded an 800-megawatt wind farm - up to 100 turbines - in federal waters about 14 miles south of Martha's Vineyard.


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