Author Archives: Letters to the Editor

Laurie Davidson Spaner, a daughter of the late Dr. Robert A. Davidson, performs at the “Broadway From Then ’Til Now” concert on Feb. 1 Photo by Jim McGaw.

Letter: ‘Broadway From Then ’Til Now’ a big success!

To the editor: The fifth concert in memory of Dr. Robert A. Davidson, a Portsmouth resident and dentist in Tiverton, was held on a cold night in February and was a wonderful night of entertainment. Produced and directed by Craig Spaner, Dr. Davidson’s son-in-law and Laurie Davidson Spaner, his daughter, the show was a wonderful

Letter: Mall backers would ruin Tiverton plan, zoning

To the editor: Carpionato is proposing radical amendments to the Tiverton Comprehensive Community Plan to accomodate its 66-acre mega-development. They’ve rewritten entire clauses to suit their wants. They’re out to create a “large-scale mixed-use development zone” that will completely divide north/south Tiverton, while wreaking havoc on local businesses and traffic. Fish Road has hundreds of

Speak-out: Prompt plows, slow cops

I just want to thank and compliment the hard work of the Bristol Public Works Department. All too often these days, public employees are not given the credit they deserve. But I travel throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts, and I have to say that no town compares to Bristol. I live in Mesa Farms and