Opinion

A tough, but right, decision

While there has been much debate over how best to approach the problem, Rhode Islanders universally acknowledge the dismal condition of many of our bridges and the need for action to ensure their continued safety and viability. Gov. Gina Raimondo has put

Federal funds could help with McCoy Stadium renovation

To the Editor: Larry Lucchino is talking about spending 65 million dollars to renovate McCoy Stadium and improve the infrastructure around McCoy Stadium. Rhode Island and Pawtucket should not be asked to provide millions of dollars to renovate McCoy

Thanks to councilman for assistance

To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank Mr. Chris Paplauskas for his prompt response to a concern recently that I had, along with some of my neighbors, over a clothing bin being removed from our area in Western Cranston. Chris is a

Back to school food equally important

To the Editor: With the new school year starting, parents' to-do lists are now filled with shopping for school clothes, school supplies and school food. That's right - school food! In past years, our nation's schools were used by the USDA as a dumping

Letters

Who will stop the Clintons?

To the Editor: Perhaps it is time to inject a dose of reality into the upcoming presidential election. Anyone who exhibits a body temperature of over 90 degrees realizes that everything we see …
Columns

The two other candidates

In an election where the majority of voters will vote against someone rather than for someone, perhaps it is time to consider the two minor party candidates. If the idyllic casting of a citizen’s …
Op-Ed

Trump’s plans would cost jobs

Labor Day has come and gone and many Americans think of it as a well-deserved holiday for workers – and it is. It is also a holiday about workers. This annual observation that dates back to …