October 9, 2014 RSS feed / Opinion

The Long Campaign

EDITORIAL

I f it seems like months ago that we first began to write about this upcoming election, it's for good reason: it was. More...

Too Many Unanswered Questions

To the Editor:  Let’s call a spade a spade. "Monte Carlo style entertainment center" means "casino." Despite the huge new banner on the building, this is not a backdrop for a movie or merely a recreational civic center. More...

Smoke Alarms Can Mean the Difference Between Life and Death

To the Editor:  When was the last time you tested the smoke alarms in your home? Was it last week? Last month? A year ago? If you’re like many people, you may not even remember. Smoke alarms have become such a common feature of U.S. More...

Envision the Casino Experiment in the Future

To the Editor:  What is the price of casino gambling?  Our identity! More...

BigBelly Compactors Need Another Look

To the Editor:  You may have noticed that the old trash receptacles along Broadway were removed. When I noticed one missing from our block I called the city to find out why.  More...

Jobs, Jobs, and More Jobs

To the Editor:  There is very little argument against Newport and Rhode Island acquiring more jobs. More...

Comedy Series Boosted Economy

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Casino Expansion Could Affect Navy Presence

To the Editor:  How many times does Newport have to reject the expansion of gambling before the politicans understand that the residents don’t want a casino in their community?  More...

Casino is a Bad Business Proposition

To the Editor:  There has been much debate regarding the addition of table games at Newport Grand. Everything from morality to aesthetics to economics has been heatedly discussed on both sides.  More...

Get to Know the Candidates

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Casino Mural is Metaphor

To the Editor:  Covering the fa├žade of Newport Grand with a plastic mural, the casino developers have provided a fitting metaphor for their project. More...

Thank You to Our Partners

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