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Letter To The Editor: 2019 Housing Forum was a success

Written and submitted by John Shea. Dear Editor, On Friday, March 15th , the Aquidneck Island...

Letter To The Editor: Mike Smith can be a vital change...

To The Editor, I am writing this letting in strong support of Mike Smith for State Senate in the District 13 special election next week....

Guest View – Tuni Schartner: Fare thee well Innovate Newport!

The following was submitted by Tuni Schartner, director of innovation and entrepreneurship for Innovate Newport.

Letter To The Editor: I will work to make Newport the...

To the Editor: I am excited to announce that I am a candidate for the Newport City Council in the 1st Ward. I am a...

Letter To The Editor: Terri Cortvriend – Thank you District...

Thank you District 72 Thank you to everyone that came out to vote.  A special thanks to those who showed up to support my campaign....

Guest View: Senate District 13 Candidate David Allard – Get Involved

Part of my work as a teacher was encouraging students to discover their interests and to follow those interests with passion. Once those students...

Letter To The Editor: David Hanos – A Senator We Can...

It was May 10. I just finished my freshman year at Boston College, and my summer of leisure was slated to begin—or so I...

Just My Opinion: What We should Cherish on Thanksgiving … Part...

A few days ago we posted my original to be thankful list, and since then I’ve had a couple of new entries that I...

Letter To The Editor: Make A Difference

Words are powerful. Actions move mountains! We live on an Island. That certainly doesn’t mean we are isolated or...

Letter To The Editor: Catch the George Donnelly Sunset League at...

August 4th, 1919….. Who would've thought that, a century later, the Sunset League, now the George Donnelly Sunset League, would still be active, and thriving? Certainly,...

Letter To The Editor: Balancing pedestrians’, cyclists’ and drivers’ needs equally...

The following Letter To The Editor was submitted by Howard Newman, a Newport resident and member of the Newport Spring Leadership Committee.

Anchor Bend Glassworks Invites Public to See Fall Gallery Show, ‘Molten...

The following is a visitor submitted post. The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of...

Letters To The Editor for Monday, October 29th: Lou DiPalma, Chamber...

I am thankful that we have someone of Lou DiPalma's character and leadership abilities serving our state November 6th provides an opportunity for many in...

Just My Opinion: Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.

This story was originally written on Jan. 15, 2016. Tomorrow – Sunday – is Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, celebrated on Monday as a federal...

Op-Ed: Proposed transfer tax allows politicians to avoid tough choices, pass...

This Op-Ed/Letter To The Editor was written and submitted by Gordon King, a Newport resident and local realtor. Have an opinion that...

Letter To The Editor: Jeanne-Marie Napolitano – I have always believed...

To the Council Elect and voters of Newport, I want to go on the record that I have always believed in an open and...

Op-Ed: State still struggling to regulate third-party rental platforms

The following op-ed was written by Rep. Lauren H. Carson (District 75, Newport) For several years, I have...

Letter To The Editor: Concerned Middletown citizens are creating a grass...

To The Editor: A group of concerned Middletown Citizens is forming an ad hoc group to consider the next...

Representative Carson: Why Won’t My Opponent Debate Me

State Representative Lauren Carson, RI House District 75 - Newport, says that she has learned that her opponent, Mike Smith, has turned down the...

Letter To The Editor: Focus on bike paths for cycling safety

Bike Newport was created 9 years ago and bicycling on Aquidneck Island is not any safer, easier or an attractive transportation/recreation option for...

Proposed 12.5% Cuts from DCYF reimbursement rates would cripple delivery of...

Middletown, Rhode Island -  According to Marty Sinnott, President & CEO of social service agency Child & Family, the proposed 12.5% reduction in the RI...

Letter To The Editor: This year I will vote for Jamie...

To the Editor: Back in 2016 a politically savvy friend and colleague whose opinions I respect advised me, “You should meet Jamie Bova, she’s running...

Mike Smith, Independent Candidate for House District 75, Outlines 8 Priorities...

I’m Mike Smith, Independent Candidate for House District 75, and I ask for your vote on November 8th. I’ve knocked on thousands of doors...

Guest View: Representative Carson – RI Assembly Adjourns with More Work...

The 2017 Rhode Island Legislative Session has recessed, and not adjourned, as you may know. That means that we have not finished our business...

Letter To The Editor: Challenges and opportunities in the Newport Public...

Last week, the Newport Daily News published two articles about the Newport public schools.   One was a guest view on Tuesday, September 18, “Newport County...