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Say you, riding around in your jalopy. You finally got a car tax break for this year. It was quite a ride, though, getting to the passage of this legislation. After more than a month of dawdling the … more
To the editor: A faithful reader waylaid me the other day to describe some strange behavior on the part of “a little bird that had some yellow on it.” The bird was working on completely … more
To the editor, The Bristol Garden Club is hoping to reach its fundraising goal toward the creation of an exciting project, the “Rainkeep,” which will be dedicated to “the … more
To the editor:Local government exists to serve the people's best interests. The key to a responsive and transparent government is access to information on how officials conduct the public's business … more
The following letter was written by Warren Police Chief Peter Achilli and sent to the Warren Planning Board on May 22, 2017, and was included in a packet submitted to Warren Town Council members … more
To the editor: Three cheers to Councilman Stanley for addressing his concerns regarding the Town Manager Reitsma, as I have been out spoken regarding issues that I felt were not right with his … more
To the editor:  As we get ready for another school year, some words of thanks from the Wilbur McMahon Class of 2018 are in order to several local organizations. First, a huge thank you to the … more
Police officers serve a critical role in any community, protecting the public, investigating and preventing crime, keeping the roads safe for drivers and pedestrians … pretty much ensuring … more
To the editor: I do not think that there are many people who are against building a new middle school. But, it is the great cost of it that is being questioned. And most people are not against … more
To the editor, Energy — namely, electricity — is the modern day “fire” that drives our economy. As a former administrator of the RI Office of Energy Resources and as the RI … more
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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.