Letters to the Editor
1190 results total, viewing 51 - 60
To the editor: Westport taxpayers repeatedly hear the mantra that their new middle/high school project will be built “on time and within budget.” However, when voters approved a $96.8M debt … more
To the editor: Please do not forget the plight of 1,400 animals that were on the Westport Farm in July 2016. Forever Paws volunteers has diligently followed all but two court proceedings in the … more
To the editor: This town has devolved into mob rule, elections results are ignored or the work blocked by the mob that lost.  Tiverton Taxpayer Association supported candidates won the election … more
To the editor: Last week, on April 24, the School Building Committee received bad news when our general contractor bids were opened and showed a deficit of $10 million.  Frankly, we were stunned. … more
To the editor: I am writing to extend my gratitude for Westport's animal control officer, Donna Lambert. Last month, I required her assistance with a very difficult situation. A feral cat, that … more
To the editor: Hello, Tiverton friends! I started my third year on the Budget Committee (BC) with high hopes that we could all work together to submit a fair and reasonable budget to you, the … more
To the editor: To anyone in Portsmouth that thinks the Aquidneck Island Planning Commission’s (AIPC) West Side Forum is anything but an end run around the Open Meetings Act for the … more
To the editor:Over the course of this year, the City Council might consider identifying provisions within the City Charter which require fine-tuning in order to make our municipal government run more … more
An article in this week’s Sunday Providence Journal, entitled “State of Health: The Red Tape Blues,” provides a real time depiction of today’s struggle with providing the … more
I am a proud public sector employee and have spent most of my adult life working in the field of labor law. I come from a family of public servants who, like me, were members of labor unions. Your … more
« Prev | 1 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 119 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.

2019 by East Bay Newspapers

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

Scott Pickering has been on the East Bay Newspapers team for more than two decades, since starting as a reporter for the Sakonnet Times. He's been editor of most of the papers, was Managing Editor of all the papers for many years, and became General Manager in 2012. Today he can be found posting to EastBayRI.com, steering news coverage, writing editorials, talking to readers, working with the sales team, collaborating on design, or helping do whatever it takes to get the papers out the door. Reach him at spickering@eastbaynewspapers.com.