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LOVES ROCKY POINT: Zaixian Wang, or “Andersen …
In the shadow of the arch at Rocky Point Park there’s an inviting cut in the chain link fence that separates the shoreline walk from the emerging field that was once the Rocky Point Midway. … more
“No way. Never. You’re not getting it.” I protested. “But this is really a good deal. You get Pennsylvania Railroad and all this money,” I said displaying a pile of 50s and a $100 bill … more
WILL MOLLIS STEP UP TO THE PLATE? Our current secretary of state and candidate for lieutenant governor, Ralph Mollis, supported the abolition of the “master lever,” the antiquated tool that … more
A TRAVESTY OF JUSTICE FOR UNIONS AND TAXPAYERS: One of the six employee groups that had to approve pension reform chose to reject it. The next step was supposed to be that the matter would go to … more
POLITICIANS AND PROVIDENCE STREET VIOLENCE:  The three Democratic candidates for governor have proposed ideas for reducing street and gang violence in Providence. Two of the three want to throw … more
AVEDISIAN AND PETRI DEBATE: Last week’s debate between Warwick’s Republican Mayor Scott Avedisian and his Republican opponent, Stacia Petri, allowed both to highlight what’s good and bad about … more
Here’s a sure way to meet some nice people – run out of gas on West Shore Road, just beyond the railroad underpass. It’s a perfect spot. The road widens so you’re safe from being hit and … more
Ollie loves his sleep. We’ve known that since we adopted him more than a year ago. Most of the dogs that have been a part of the family loved their food. They would anxiously wait to be fed and … more
This past week, the governor of the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, Gina Marie Raimondo, explained to her fellow citizens how dire a position the Ocean State is truly in. The … more
THIS COLUMN’S FINAL EDITION: Several months ago, after more than three years writing this column, I told the Beacon’s publisher, John Howell, that after the November elections I intended to move … more
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