01/04/17 10:43am
The Pitted Olive in Jamesport has closed shop. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

The Pitted Olive in Jamesport has closed. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

The Pitted Olive in Jamesport is no more.

The specialty olive oil and vinegar shop opened on Main Road in Jamesport in summer 2014 and closed its doors Dec. 31, 2016. There, owner and Jamesport resident Linda Durgan offered olive oil tastings, olive-themed gifts, drinkable vinegars and even an olive oil refill program. (more…)

03/24/15 9:00am
Linda Durgan and her son Keith on the opening day of The Pitted Olive in July 2014. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Linda Durgan and her son Keith on the opening day of The Pitted Olive in July 2014. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Linda Durgan and her late husband, David, used to fantasize about moving to a little village and running a business — a bed-and-breakfast, perhaps, or a small shop in a seaside village.

Now, 10 years after David passed away from a heart attack at the age of 60, Linda has made their dream come true. (more…)