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For a relatively small town, Bristol has, as any careful reader of the Bristol Phoenix’s police report will know, an INCREDIBLE NUMBER OS SUSPICIOUS PEOPLEi living here. Kids playing in the … more
To the editor: This month our country is marking two of America’s most painful tragedies: The one-year anniversary of the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando and the two-year anniversary of … more
To the editor: Pam Lauria wrote, “Surely Mr. Fuller is aware that Mr. Douglas did not 'gain' a seat on the committee on appropriations but was rather voted onto the committee of … more
To the editor: While I can respect passion in politics, I (and a great many others) completely reject scorched earth politics. It is a tactic unbecoming to almost everyone, and is certainly way … more
To the editor: The Friends of Legion Way is a nonprofit corporation that was formed by some residents to improve the conditions at the skating rink on Legion Way in town.  The idea began … more
Candidates bring too narrow focus to charter review To the editor: Over the past few weeks, I have read with some measure of interest the letters to the editor with the subject matter being … more
To the editor: Little Compton at its ball field has a beautiful Weeping Beech tree (Fagus sylvatica) which was planted at the bicentennial of the country in 1976 by the then tree warden Angelo … more
To the editor: A major part of the mission of the Portsmouth Historical Society is promoting our local history. Last Friday morning at the middle school’s end-of-year assembly, I had the … more
To the editor: If John Vitkevitch’s “press conference” (Portsmouth Times, June 15, 2017) merits a page for an attendance of 10, I hope you can spare this letter a 10th of a … more
The idea of forming an independent taxing district to fund education in Warren and Bristol has a lot of promise. After years of rhetoric from both towns and unfair aid disbursement that has cost … more
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