Westport's A.S. Deams to close its doors

Store owner says time has come for retirement

By Bruce Burdett
Posted 2/9/19

WESTPORT — Twenty years ago after Sally Schimmel and Anne Frechette began selling women’s clothing and fine gifts from a shop they called A.S. Deams in an old Main Road farmhouse in Westport, …

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