July 23, 2015 RSS feed / Opinion

Of Road Signs, Tourists, and Safe Streets

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Of late, the question of safe city streets in Newport, especially during the busy summer tourist season, has focused on speeding motorists and on large trucks and tour buses that often ply this city’s narrow, colonial-era roadways.  More...

Rectifying Discrimination is Everyone's Responsibility

To the Editor:  Most would agree that the recent slaughter at the A.M.E. Church in Charleston, S. C., was shocking and unconscionable. We are especially repulsed when such abhorrent acts violate the sanctity of a place of worship. More...

Don’t Miss a Beat

To the Editor:  This is the time of year when music is alive throughout Newport in all its glorious forms: the Newport Music Festival, this weekend’s Folk Festival and the following weekend’s Jazz Festival. More...

Society Sacrifices Preservation for Commerce

It was most distressing to read Donald Christ's letter to the editor in the July 9 edition of Newport This Week in which he reported that the Preservation Society was in the process of "gutting" Rosecliff in direct contradiction of the wishes of Mr. More...

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School Committee's Tower of Babble

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No Love (Locks) Lost

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Rosecliff Plans are Integral to Society's Mission

The Preservation Society of Newport County is guided by a three-part mission to preserve, protect and present the historic buildings, landscapes and artifacts entrusted to its care. More...