April 23, 2015 RSS feed / Opinion

The Power of Words

What’s in a word?  Plenty, especially words well chosen.   More...

Reviewing Roundabouts

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Council Opposes Legalization of Marijuana

For the last four years, Middletown’s Carol Formica, a mother, wife and educator, has also been a formidable opponent.  Formica has been writing letters for those 48 months, venturing up to the Statehouse, circling the town and the island More...

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We Got Daffy

To the Editor:  On behalf of our Newport Daffodil Days Festival planning committee, I’d like to thank the 32 participating Newport merchants for “getting their bloom out” and creating the many inventive and beautiful daffodil w More...

Shark Kill–Really?

To the Editor:  Newport has many charming aspects. Boating, tourism, lovely shops, great restaurants. We work hard here to preserve inanimate objects–houses, monuments, and museums. More...