Letters to the editor
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To the Editor: Attention Warwick citizens; Laura Sullivan's letter to the Beacon (6/29/20) entitled "An Appeal to the Police" states that she is afraid of Warwick police. In my opinion, I respectfully ask her not to be afraid and that she should feel more
To the Editor: Often, we hear questions about the role and significance of Chambers of Commerce. "What does the Chamber do?" is a question that you might hear asked in a given community. Although all chambers are not the same, they do offer many of the more
To the Editor: I would like to take this time to let everyone know that the 4th of July fireworks are canceled at Oakland Beach. I do wish everyone a safe and happy fourth and do wish for the holiday to be one all can enjoy together. I do hope this more
To the Editor: As we approach the celebration of our independence from Great Britain I have noticed a number of American flags with a blue or red stripe replacing a white one. One EMT is flying a flag with a combination red and blue stripe. I assume the more
To the Editor: In response to the ever-eroding authority of the U.S. Constitution, some observations can be made. Governors cannot rule a constitutional republic by decree, proclamation, edict, or executive order. To close businesses because of the more
To the Editor: The Beacon published a story in April on the Buttonwood Beach Association battle over no-trespassing signs. The Rhode Island Supreme Court had just ruled that a resident does not … more
To the Editor: In last week’s Beacon, Joshua Kohler decried the “#CancelAllies crowd” for being upset that the popular North Kingstown donut shop announced it was ending … more
An open letter to a police officer I am a white woman, with a brother in uniform. Yet now, when I see you, I am afraid. Are you complicit in acts of police brutality? Are you a violent offender protected by a uniform, a culture, and a system so more
To the Editor, I want to publicly express a heartfelt thank you to Governor Raimondo, Dr. Nicole Alexander Scott, and all of the people working behind the scenes in Rhode Island, for the excellent work they have been doing, to manage the Covid-19 crisis. more
To the Editor, For over a week, protests have erupted throughout the country in response to the tragic death of George Floyd. Many cities across the nation have implemented curfews in an effort to quell the violence and protect its citizenry. However, I more
My Facebook feed has become an interesting blend of voices over the years, making friends through my work and travels it covers a broad spectrum of people, places and opinions. Toward the end of the evening on Saturday, June 6, multiple users from the more
To the Editor, Many states are in the early phase of their reopening process. Much will be learned and adjustments will occur as they progress through this difficult task. The chief concern is that the elderly and others may not return immediately as more
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