December 10, 2015 RSS feed / Opinion

Be Vigilant for Safety

According to Newport City Engineer William G. Boardman, the timeline for the Broadway Streetscape Project is now likely to extend into 2017. More...

Daffodillion

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

To the Editor:  On behalf of Daffodillion (and Mother Nature), thank you from the bottom of our bags of bulbs for everyone’s support in ongoing efforts to beautify our city with one million daffodils.  More...

The Future?

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‘Big Box’ Ban Moves Closer

Middletown came one step closer to placing a temporary ban on so-called "big box" development – large-scale shopping centers or buildings that exceed 35,000 square feet – after a very quiet public hearing on Monday, Dec. 7.  More...

Island Residents Urged to Solarize

By James Merolla   A former Middletown Town Councilor urged town residents to take advantage of a new solar energy program that will pay for itself in less than a decade and may reduce a homeowner’s current energy bills by more than 80 per More...