Tuesday, February 9, 2016

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Q. I bought a collection of old children’s blocks at an estate sale. They have pictures of animals and the alphabet on them. Much of the writing is worn off, but some have rhymes...

Just as we approach the cusp of the New Year, there is reason to hope that House Speaker Nick Mattiello is becoming a statesman. As reported last week by Katherine Gregg of the Providence...

The season got off to a slow start with a cold winter and water that took a while to warm up. But once it did, two to four weeks behind schedule, the bait arrived...

Just what planet were people on who recently supported the candidacy of Donald Trump as the Republican nominee for president? Can it be that we have that many uninformed people walking around in this...

The Roger Williams University Center for Economic and Environmental Development is now enrolling students for Applied Shellfish Farming, a non-credit course offered during the winter/spring semester that teaches both aspiring shellfish farmers and aquaculture...

It has been my habit in the weeks before Christmas to offer garden-y gift suggestions pulled directly from my own wish list. I’m doing it again but with a twist. I haven’t made a...

Last month I wrote an article about the PARCC test results which did not paint a pretty picture of educational accomplishment in Rhode Island. Like most columns, there were thoughtful comments made pro and...

The reason for “seven fish” on Christmas Eve dates back to the religious tradition in Italy of abstaining from eating meat on Christmas Eve. I have written about the tradition of the “seven fishes”...

Do I ever have a deal for you! I have a fabulous gift at a great price for you to buy. If you have been paying attention, I have told you numerous times that...

Dean Hoxsie has been hired as chief of law enforcement for the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM). He currently serves as chief of the Narragansett Police Department. Chief Hoxsie, who has 30...
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