Libraries and classrooms across the region have been particularly vibrant this month.

Public officials reading books to students, special visitors sharing their skills and stories, programs designed to make learning fun and interactive – all have been part of Reading Week.

The week on its face seems …

Those seeking some kind of resolution in Cranston’s “Ticketgate” saga recently got … More
One way to stimulate the Rhode Island economy and attract more business to the state is … More
That didn’t take long. On Monday came news that the proposed state pension settlement … More
It’s often thought cynical to say that moments of crisis create opportunity. For the … More
Last month, as an agreement was announced that would settle legal challenges to Rhode … More
Editorial Cartoon
Return to First Principles
Steve Frias
Cranston Chatter
Meri R. Kennedy
Write of Way
Meg Fraser
Bea Lanzi
Let’s not sugarcoat things. I recognize that Rhode Island isn’t perfect. We have some … More
If Rhode Island wants to attract new companies to locate here and encourage existing … More
The snow has melted away – for now, at least. Temperatures have risen into the 50s – … More
With all of the furor surrounding the economy and job creation in Rhode Island, another … More
DMV COMPUTER SYSTEM WORSE THAN OBAMACARE’S:  We were all amazed that the U.S. … More
Letters to the Editor

To the Editor:

Wind power must be pursued. The question is, what are our wind power options.

Back in 2005 Deepwater Wind was the only wind power option resulting in the hedge fund investor demanding $224 per megawatt. However, today we have a competitor at one-third the cost at $78 per megawatt, with the added …

To the Editor: The Rhode Island state troopers’ investigation of Cranston’s … More
One way to stimulate the Rhode Island economy and attract more business to the state is … More
To the Editor: Al Saccoccia requested to make a cafe out of an existing building that … More
To the Editor: Cranston residents are the big losers with Col. Marco Palombo’s … More
To the Editor: Now that he has been elected (overwhelmingly) as the Speaker of the … More
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