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To the editor: This winter, my little quarter acre was haunted by a herd of 12 deer. They destroyed so many plants I’ve cultivated for 40 years. They were starving. I recommend that those individuals and organizations who wish to … more
To the editor: There was a time when America was the shining star of the world. Industry was booming. Most had jobs. The American dream was alive! America was on top in education. Why? Because teachers were allowed to teach … more
Mr. Steve Berlucchi   P.E. Public Works Director 50 Industrial Way Tiverton, RI  02878 To the editor: — To Mr. Steve Berlucchi, Tiverton director of public works … Dear Steve, In … more
Town budget season should be a time for debate, dueling philosophies and innovative ideas. It's not. Budget season has become mostly an exercise in rubber stamps and congratulatory self-hugs. That's because 95 percent of the budget has been … more
To the editor: Many of the articles that we read about teachers and our school system are often written by the public devaluing their importance. As parents of three children who are at each level of our schools, we have had the incredible … more
My late sister was a member of a teacher’s union as well as a representative for the unit of school psychologists. After her death I was handling her estate so all the mail came to me, including the Union newsletter. As I perused it I noticed a … more
You don't need to be an avid baseball fan to know about Pete Rose. An incredibly talented (most hits all time at 4,256), durable (played in 3,562 games, the most for any MLB player) and versatile player (appeared in 17 all-star games at five … more
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