Before the opportunity is gone, the Warwick School Committee should reconsider the unanimous recommendation of its own subcommittee for the consolidation of secondary schools.

That opportunity extends beyond the savings the department would incur by closing buildings requiring fire code upgrades and consolidating …

Ollie ate the car. Surely you’ve heard the ageless claim that “the dog ate the … More
Libraries and classrooms across the region have been particularly vibrant this … More
Who’s going to pay the bill? That, it appears, is the newest argument taking shape … More
On Monday morning, Rhode Island KIDS COUNT released its 20th annual Factbook, which … More
That didn’t take long. On Monday came news that the proposed state pension settlement … More
Editorial Cartoon
This Side Up
John Howell
My Take on the News
Lonnie Barham
John Hazen White, Jr.
If Rhode Island wants to attract new companies to locate here and encourage existing … More
“My guiding principles in life are to be honest, genuine, thoughtful and … More
As my co-editor, Rhode Island College (RIC) president Nancy Carriuolo, will tell you that … More
The snow has melted away – for now, at least. Temperatures have risen into the 50s – … More
DMV COMPUTER SYSTEM WORSE THAN OBAMACARE’S:  We were all amazed that the U.S. … More
Letters to the Editor

To the Editor:

Today the tax collection business is a bizarre, Byzantine affair. Get three tax accountants at a table, show them a complex page of the tax code, and I bet you will get three different answers on what it means. The tax code itself, with all the rules and regulations, is longer than the Bible! The income …

To the Editor: Turn on the television and watch the tragic news stemming from mental … More
To the Editor: Wind power must be pursued. The question is, what are our wind power … More
To the Editor: Thanks to the Buckeye Brook Coalition members and friends, the annual … More
To the Editor: The Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) has asked the General … More
To the Editor: There is an old saying that can’t be more true than today! “Uncle … More
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