Letters to the Editor
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To the editor: Representative Kenneth Marshall owes the voters an apology rather than a slew of lame excuses. Only from an honest reckoning will Mr. Marshall preserve the legacy of his good … more
To the editor: Dear Arlene, your Barrington Times article about immigration needs some clarification. To state that Melania Trump came into this country twice illegally is inaccurate at … more
To the editor:Eighteen years ago when I moved to the area, I could ride the bike path toward Bristol, and in the stretch beyond the Audubon preserve I could look right across several acres of marsh … more
p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 24.0px Palatino} To the editor: In your issue dated July 11, 2018 there is a front page story on bullying. Mrs. Swire, mother of a bullied child, … more
To the editor: The Sakonnet Times article of July 12, 2018 [see online version here: http://www.eastbayri.com/stories/tiverton-councilor-councilor-lebeau-explodes-at-meeting-stages-loud-opposition,53255] describing the immature and destructive antics of Councilor Randy Lebeau at a recent Tiverton Town Council meeting brought to mind a common remedy. more
Kudos to Chairman Michele Martins and all the members of the Bristol Fourth of July Committee who worked to make this year’s parade so great. With the additional marching bands included in the … more
The Fourth of July to some folks means fireworks, family, reunions, concerts, barbeques, and picnics. Here in Bristol it means all of that and so much more. In Bristol we celebrate the oldest … more
Bristol’s current battle will decide the sustainable growth or destruction of what has made this small-scale, family-oriented town an historic gem, delighting residents and visitors. The … more
Note: This letter was directed to the chairman of the Bristol Democratic Town Committee. To the editor: I am writing to inform you that I have changed my voting affiliation from a Democrat to … more
Congratulations to the Bristol Fourth of July Committee for an exceptional job on the parade this year. However, I was disturbed by a story that was told to me by one of the marchers in the Mt. Hope … more
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A lifelong Portsmouth resident, Jim graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1982 and earned a journalism degree from the University of Rhode Island in 1986. He's worked two different stints at East Bay Newspapers, for a total of 18 years with the company so far. When not running all over town bringing you the news from Portsmouth, Jim listens to lots and lots and lots of music, watches obscure silent films from the '20s and usually has three books going at once. He also loves to cook crazy New Orleans dishes for his wife of 25 years, Michelle, and their two sons, Jake and Max.