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Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of ghost sea stories collected and written by Assistant Warwick Harbor Master Steve Brown while he was in the Coast Guard stationed at Pt. Judith. … more
IS OUR SALES TAX TOO NARROW? The Providence Journal’s PolitiFact column published some astonishing figures. In 2011, the most recent year with total statistics available, Rhode Islanders’ total … more
The regulated means afforded to all of us for a safe environment in entering any building in the U.S. is the standardized Model Building and Fire Codes. The major codes used are the IBC International … more
I feel and share the anguish and outrage of the community over the injustice of George Zimmerman being found not guilty of the killing of Trayvon Martin. This fiasco was racial profiling at its … more
As students across the state are in the process of taking their NECAP (New England Common Assessment Program) tests as part of our system of statewide assessment, the conversation continues about the … more
fter 12 years of service to the residents of Rhode Island – and, specifically, to the citizens of Warwick – Bob Sangster is stepping down from his position as a member of the Rhode Island Airport … more
As an aging Baby Boomer, the pains and aches of old age and my noticeable gray hair are obvious signs of getting closer to age 60. The aches and pains of getting older happen more often, … more
America’s doctor shortage is quickly becoming a crisis. No less than 14 states have introduced legislation or created new programs to deal with the problem. The Association of American Medical … more
On January 28 President Barack Obama gave his 2014 State of the Union (SOTU) calling on both Chambers of Congress to either work with him to move the country forward or forcing him to use his … more
More than 30 years after the U.S. Supreme Court limited the ability of public school officials to censor books from school libraries, students and teachers in Rhode Island routinely face another type … more
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