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To the editor: Dear Arlene, your Barrington Times article about immigration needs some clarification. To state that Melania Trump came into this country twice illegally is inaccurate at … more
To the editor: The Sakonnet Times article of July 12, 2018 [see online version here: http://www.eastbayri.com/stories/tiverton-councilor-councilor-lebeau-explodes-at-meeting-stages-loud-opposition,53255] describing the immature and destructive antics of Councilor Randy Lebeau at a recent Tiverton Town Council meeting brought to mind a common remedy. more
I think 20 candidates to run for Town Council in Tiverton is a record! All but one current councilor is running again. Did they think they did a good job?  I think they were the most … more
As we face the impending likelihood of a majority anti-choice Supreme Court, it is important that Rhode Islanders understand what reproductive rights we’d have in the absence of Roe V. Wade. … more
I wasn’t present at Tiverton’s June 25 Town Council meeting, but I find it interesting that Randy Lebeau, John Edwards and Joan Chabot voted against granting interim outdoor seating … more
To the editor: My friend recently described her graduation from a prestigious MBA program years ago. She said,“At the commencement they said, ‘You have your degree, and it can never be taken … more
To the editor: Not having to worry about the pitfalls of a personal vehicle feels like a luxury when I ride RIPTA. Being able to ride the bus 35 miles from Providence to Point Judith for a couple … more
To the editor: As a Rhode Island veterinarian, Barrington resident, and voter, I’m anxiously waiting for the Rhode Island Senate to finally give a vote to H.7456, a commonsense measure to … more
I read with interest, along with a bit of anger, regarding the closing of Grinnel’s Beach to the residents of this town for the third summer. This will be the third year residents have not … more
In response to Dale Hennessy’s letter (“People think climate science is clear — it isn’t”), there is a good reason why carbon dioxide has such a large effect even at the … more
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