February 5, 2015 RSS feed / Opinion

Rein in Parade Day

It’s never too early to think ahead. Newport’s annual Saint Patrick’s Day Parade occurs this year on Saturday, March 14, six or so weeks from now. But it's not too soon to consider ways to make the day more family friendly. More...

Unanswered Concert Questions

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Smoking Ban Would Improve Our Beaches

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General Assembly Highlights

. Bill calls for beach smoking ban  More...

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State and Local Leaders Should Use STEAM Power

In 1973, the Navy’s fleet was abruptly yanked out of Newport. This unexpected action left economic devastation in its wake. Newport lost; Virginia won. Fast forward, 42 years later – history may repeat itself. More...

Consider Freebody Park

To the Editor:  The recent council workshop provided a very good airing of the issues surrounding the proposal seeking to move the displaced music venue to Fort Adams.  More...