September 11, 2014 RSS feed / Opinion

Board, Commission Members True CIVIL Servants

One day, when the philosophers, critics—whatever you want to call them—sit down to write about the times we live in, we doubt whether anyone will refer to these days as an age of civility.  More...

Blinded by Ambition

To the Editor:  Mr. Vaillancourt’s recent letter to the editor was long overdue. (NTW Aug. 21 issue) Mr. More...

Enough is Enough

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Citizens Left Wondering

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Leveling the Playing Field

To the Editor:  I am not morally opposed to gambling. If people want to hand over their hard-earned money to the casino industry, so be it. More...

Reddest of Red Flags

To the Editor:  Once again the gambling interests in Newport have taken a page from Greek mythology.  In 1976 the Trojan horse was jai alai. Hidden inside were simulcast wagering and slot machines. More...

H.B. 8294

To the Editor:  As a faithful reader of NTW, I must say I very much enjoyed Barry Bridges' informative “Bill Drafting Examined” article (Sept. 4, 2014).  More...

Promises Will Be Fulfilled

To the Editor:  Some Newporters are hesitant to vote Yes on Questions 1 & 2 on the November ballot that will legalize table games and prevent Newport Grand from moving to any other location than 150 Admiral Kalbfus Road due to the fear of &l More...

Higher Standards for Events

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