Comments for: Newport selectmen tackle cemetery, beach work at meeting

Posted July 06, 2011, at 9:56 p.m.
Last modified July 07, 2011, at 6:45 p.m.

NEWPORT | The Board of Selectmen, along with Town Manager Jim Ricker, have made it a priority to keep the town’s cemeteries spruced up, and that was one of many topics that were discussed at Wednesday’s selectmen’s meeting at the town office. “This board has taken particular interest in …


An earlier version of this story misstated the name of a former longtime selectman for whose funeral the town office would be closed on Friday. He was John Buckland, not John Hoffman.

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