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To the Editor: I've had a business relationship with IGT since they were GTECH and well before they moved into the new office tower near the State House. My company - which is located in the heart of Cranston - provides IT staffing services for companies more
Stop right where you are if you're not into Gorilla Glue. You see, I don't have any choice but to write about it. Two of the three fingers I've typed with all these years (I regret to this day avoiding typing in high school) are coated with Gorilla. more
By now, neither the personal health risks nor the enormous public health consequences of smoking are unfamiliar to anyone. For years, we have known that smoking and tobacco use are linked to cancer, heart disease, asthma, emphysema and other maladies. We more
To the Editor: Jimmy Fund Golf extends its sincerest thanks to the organizers and sponsors of Swing for Sharon held on July 27 at Rolling Greens Golf Course in North Kingstown. Special recognition and appreciation goes to Frank Venezia of Warwick, who more
To the Editor:I am on an ancestry mission. My father, Henry “Hank Ace” Blackburn, was a left-handed baseball pitcher out of Lockwood High School back in the mid-1940s. He was a legend in … more
There's certainly a lot to chew on in regards to the proposed 20-year agreement between the state and gambling giant IGT - in no small part due to the extensive media campaigns that have been launched by IGT and Twin River following the announcement of more
By MAX RICHTMAN It's no secret that American workers face a major - and very real - retirement crisis. Wealth inequality and workplace changes have all but kicked-out two of the legs of the traditional retirement stool: pensions and private savings - more
To the Editor: On behalf of the Warwick Public Schools WISE Union Maintenance Grounds Crew, we would like to respond to the recent comments made by NEFL Coach Mike Fratus in the Sports section of last week's Beacon. Mr. Fratus complained about the more
To the Editor: With the recent high-profile stories exposing sexual abuse and exploitation of children, many of us are incensed that this type of exploitation continues unabated. We are outraged at perpetrators of sexual abuse, yet how often do we really more
Claude pulled away from the dock. We could see the shapes of boats at their moorings from the lights at the marina ahead. He navigated between them as we headed for the mouth of Bullocks Cove in Riverside. It was silent; we appeared to be the only ones more
We desperately wish we could call the weekend's horrific events in Texas and Ohio surprising. The scale of the violence - 31 dead and scores more wounded between two mass shootings - is, of course, shocking. But aside from the fact that the latest more
To the Editor: The Providence School System has been declared a catastrophe and is being taken over by the state. I was taught that the person or persons in charge of the city, in which the schools and other institutions are located, should be held more
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