November 21, 2013 RSS feed / Opinion

JFK's Newport Camelot

A s the nation marks the 50th anniversary of his assassination, Newport's connection with former president John F. Kennedy has rightfully been getting quite a bit of attention in recent days.  More...

Sakonnet Toll Revelations

To the Editor: I often wondered why the Rhode Island Department of Transportation and the Turnpike and Bridge Authority (RITBA) pushed forward with tolling on the Sakonnet River Bridge, when there were about five bills in the Legislature to repeal Ar More...

A Thanksgiving Reminder

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Council Dynamics Unsteady

It was hard not to sense a tinge of politics behind the city council's recent decision to vote down a resolution that would have asked the city administration to develop a new ordinance dealing with aggressive panhandling. Councilor Michael T. More...

STEM Programs Propel Economy

To the Editor:  I attended the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) summit in Massachusetts on Wednesday, Nov. 13 at Gillette stadium.  More...