Letters to the Editor
1341 results total, viewing 21 - 30
Several years ago, when Bristol was about to acquire the Quinta-Gamelin Center from the Army Reserve, a group of us had explored the idea that the town partner with the YMCA  to manage and run … more
To the editor: This letter is intended for those fellow Westporters who may still be on the fence about the town’s plans to build a new grade 5-12 school on the site of the present Middle … more
To the editor: Again I find myself having to respond to the comments of Bill Reed through a letter. Why is this, you ask? Because Mr. Reed, the spokesperson for the Westport Taxpayers Association, … more
To the editor: Some of you know me as a grandfather, others as a graduate of the Westport public schools. Others may remember me as that father with his wife, watching our daughter or three sons … more
To the editor: I have just read the story about the Pontes land being made available to the town. Before the town or Ag Trust considers this, both the soils and groundwater should be tested. A … more
To the editor, Allow me to respond to Westport’s School Building Committee Chair’s attempt to discredit me in her recent letter. Do we vote for what is printed on the ballot or what Dianne … more
To the editor: The recent story of the Portsmouth High School intruder indicated portions of the police report were redacted. Why? It was an incident that had amplification from many on-scene … more
To the editor: The town’s future liability for OPEB (Other Post Employment Benefits) payments has been raised as a reason to vote against the School Building Committee proposal on February 27. I … more
To the editor: I’ve been fortunate to have a front row seat to the proposed Westport school building project. As a lifelong resident, a WHS graduate, and a volunteer for many of our towns … more
To the editor: The opponents to building the new school point to declining school population and the amount of debt the town already is dealing with. There is nothing unique about Westport’s … more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 135 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.

2018 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.