November 19, 2015 RSS feed / Opinion

Presiding Officials Need to Preside

EDITORIAL

City and Town Council meetings and, for that matter, School Committee meetings as well, were never intended to become events akin to being locked inside a torture chamber.  More...

Consider 'Peace Park' for Broadway

To the Editor:  More...

Vive la France!

To the Editor:   The members of Alliance Française of Newport are shocked and saddened by the horrific attacks on the citizens of France.  There has been a strong bond between the people of both of our countries for more than two centuries. More...

‘Big Box’ Moratorium Advances

The Middletown Town Council supported a temporary moratorium on the development of large shopping centers and buildings of more than 35,000 square feet, so-called “big box” construction, at their meeting on Monday, Nov. 16.  More...

Middletown Council Tries to Trump State Law

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

To the Editor:  Middletown Town Council President Robert Sylvia demonstrated a lack of legal understanding in the recent letter to the editor he penned in Newport This Week. ("Frivolous Teachers' Lawsuit Will Waste Money," Nov. 12)  More...

Problem or Solution?

To the Editor:  We all must agree it has been a beautiful fall for those of us that visit Newport regularly or for its special events, including the Newport International Boat Show, Bowen's Wharf Seafood Festival and Newport Restaurant Week.&nbs More...