December 31, 2014 RSS feed / Opinion

First and Last Impressions

EDITORIAL

No matter what people tell you about the importance of first impressions, there is also no denying the power of a strong, well-crafted ending.  More...

Bellyachers Should Learn to Compromise

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Be Careful What You Wish For

To the Editor:  I have recently read with chagrin how some local politicians, citing the economic benefits to the city and support for the arts, have jumped on the bandwagon in support of concerts at Fort Adams next summer.  More...

Is RhodeMap RI a Threat to Newport?

To the Editor:  The RhodeMap RI plan contains a number of positive recommendations to enhance economic development in the state. Proponents like Grow Smart RI have pointed this out. More...

Public Input Needed on Comprehensive Plan

To the Editor:  Middletown Town Planner Ron Wolanski and his staff are well into their fifth year of serving as the lead department in our communitybased effort to create a new Comprehensive Plan for Middletown.  More...

Doubts on Fort Adams

To the Editor:  Regarding the proposed summer concert series at Fort Adams, I would like to think the community will wait until the council’s workshop later in January before formulating an opinion on the topic.  My thoughts on this a More...

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Lions Club Visual Screenings

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New Event at Glen Manor

To the Editor:  On behalf of Friends of the Glen Manor House, I want to thank all who attended our first Mistletoe Madness event on Dec. 5. More...

No Merit to Restaurant Label

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Visitors Expect Basic Amenities

To the Editor:  As I sit here reflecting on the past year and looking forward to what promises to be a tremendous year for Newport and the tourism industry, I hope you will allow me to express a few thoughts concerning The Breakers welcome cente More...

Patrons Need Restroom Magic

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