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To Governor Rimando and the people that run the State of Rhode Island: $5 million for two words and a few colors. I'd love to see the itemized receipt for that kind of money. After all, the state usually wants to see receipts from people if their more
The revelations of the past few weeks have been potentially illuminating to the Ocean State's premier political leader. Our once na ve Speaker of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, Nicholas Mattiello, has seemingly had an epiphany. His more
While cooler temperatures and proverbial “April showers” have lingered into May, Rhode Islanders are increasingly turning their attention to the outdoor staples of the spring and summer … more
To the Editor: In response to a recent letter to the editor (What guarantee that it was shredded? Warwick Beacon, May 10, 2016), I wanted to provide assurance to consumers and provide an explanation of the process we employ as part of the shred-a-thons more
Ollie has selective hearing. I know, you're going to say dogs really don't think beyond the moment, so saying they choose to hear only certain things and not others is stretching it. But Ollie understands perfectly well. It's not a matter of more
To the Editor: When the Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) previously searched for a new president, I and several others recommended that they appoint the airport's acting president, Peter Frazier. The board had no ear for the community and went out more
Governor Gina Raimondo and Education Commissioner Ken Wagner held an open forum earlier this week at Warwick Vets High School, and in general the audience, many of them teachers, school committee … more
To the Editor: On May 11, I will be at the Rhode Island State House to represent cancer patients and survivors from Warwick to call on Rhode Island’s state legislature to make cancer-related … more
To the Editor: As an R.I. and U.S. taxpaying lower to middle class citizen just scraping by, I find it really hard to wrap my head around this one also. If it costs $5 million for a state logo … more
There is an ancient Chinese curse that translates to, “May you get what you wish for.” On the face of the statement, one might think the message is intended as a well-wish. However, the inherent … more
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