June 2, 2016 RSS feed / Opinion

EDITORIAL

Next Up: Thames and Spring Streets

As the long-running Broadway streetscape project nears completion, the applause that you hear in response to that news may be drowned out soon by a new wave of concerned Newport residents. More...

Help Teens Make Safe Choices

To the Editor:  With prom and graduation season upon us, we are approaching a fun and exciting time for students and their families. We want to urge you to do all that you can to make it a happy and safe time for our youth.  More...

Support Entryway Initiatives

To the Editor: Wonderful news! The initiatives to redesign the west entry into Newport, described in your article of May 26 (“Community Conversation Upon Entering Newport”) are exciting and demand careful study and input from the public. More...

Sea Rise Is a Myth

To the Editor: I must respond to Rep. Lauren Carson’s “The sky is falling, the sea is rising” letter (“Rhode Island Must Build Smarter,” May 19) on two factual counts: 1. Her letter is 659 words, by LibreOffice Writer count. More...

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Vital Newport Hub

To the Editor: I would like to express my gratitude to the Martin Luther King Jr. Center and to praise the staff there for the wonderful support system they offer for our Newport community. More...

Spot On

To the Editor:  Spot on with the striping issue!  It's a wonder nobody ever thought of incorporating the stripes within the brick pattern.  The lines could be a lighter shade of stone with the parking space patterns being darker.  More...

Err on Side of Caution with Fluoride

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