Editorials
71 results total, viewing 51 - 60
Remember the Great Atlantic Gale of April 7, 2016? Not likely although it blew through mostly unnoticed less than a week ago with tides a bit higher than usual. The minimal “storm” did … more
Whether that bushy beard, those one-liners, the beat up old car or good deeds quietly done, everyone has a Bob Healey memory or two. The sad news came Monday that Mr. Cool Moose had passed away in … more
The flaws of the dead are often ignored. It's human nature to honor the dead by ignoring their lesser qualities. We focus on the good, not the bad. Particularly if that person was in the public eye. In the case of  Dr. William H. Rizzini, there … more
Sad to say, many young people with special needs have never experienced what it’s like to take to the dance floor for a prom-like experience. But they certainly had their “Night to Shine” at Newport Marriott’s Grand … more
You won’t hear gunfire, won’t hear anything but the hum of a fan, neighbors were repeatedly promised by the would-be builder of an indoor gun range alongside homes in north Tiverton. That’s not how it turned out. Even … more
Editor's note: Our editorials are the opinion of the newspaper and its publisher. As such they are always unsigned.   The real possibility of a diminished parade, the welfare of parade participants, or even the compromised safety and … more
A recent item in the Portsmouth police logs begs the question: Why own a pet that you basically ignore? On Dec. 15, Animal Control Officer Ariel E. Fisher investigated a complaint that a dog on Redwood Road was being left outside for more … more
The casual visitor might see only the negatives — the crumbling awnings, peeling paint or other signs of neglect and vacancy — as they drive through downtown Warren on the way to Bristol or Newport County. But while Warren may have a problem … more
If this is the season to remember those less fortunate, then surely no family here belongs more in our thoughts right now than the Nardolillos — Melody Murchison-Nardolillo and her children Bella, Morgan and Caleb. For reasons not yet … more
Actor and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger made a refreshing statement about climate change this week. And like the steel skeleton hidden beneath the human flesh of his seminal Terminator character, a stronger point lurked inside his … more
« Prev | 1 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.

2016 by East Bay Newspapers

Barrington · Bristol · East Providence · Little Compton · Portsmouth · Prudence Island · Riverside · Rumford · Seekonk · Tiverton · Warren · Westport
Meet our staff
Mike Rego

Mike Rego has worked at East Bay Newspapers since 2001, helping the company launch The Westport Shorelines. He soon after became a Sports Editor, spending the next 10-plus years in that role before taking over as editor of The East Providence Post in February of 2012. To contact Mike to submit information, suggest story ideas or photo opportunities, etc., email mrego@eastbaynewspapers.com.