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To the editor: T'was the night before Christmas and all through the night, Sat Larry Ashley disparately trying to write. All snuggled up with his pen in hand, He struggles with things he … more
To the editor: Dear Mr. Manners: I am a former Town Council member who has views on all issues and am, some may believe, a negative scanner.  For example, in a recent letter to the editor … more
To the editor: Ms. Mimi Karlsson: To attempt to encapsulate a major piece of labor law in a mere three paragraphs is complete folly! The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and any state … more
To the editor: My son started this Star in the East in the late seventies/early eighties when all was peaceful and bright! I do not believe a Star in the East at Christmastime should be … more
To the editor: We would like to start out by telling all of our customers of 19 years, how much we appreciate each and every one of them!  We truly love what we do, and being a part of … more
Caroll Spinney, the whole body puppeteer who brought Sesame Street’s Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch to life, died Sunday at age 85 in Connecticut. Big Bird, like most six-year-olds, would … more
The Lock Box Program has been a great success in our community. I wanted to reach out and share this free program with others who may benefit from it. Police, fire and rescue personnel frequently … more
To  the editor: Tyranny is when one person or small group of people as too much power. It becomes relatively easy to abuse that power at the expense of innocent citizens. The best way to … more
To the editor: Nothing illustrates the two factions in Tiverton politics better than the Town Council’s policy for public participation.  When members of the Tiverton Taxpayers … more
To the editor: This is soooo much drivel! Both the Federal Labor Relations Authority and the National Labor Relations Board honor the labor law and regulation of "Status Quo Ante". Which means … more
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