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To the editor: The citizens of Barrington came together in Nov. 2016 and passed the school referendum to build a much-needed new Barrington Middle School.   To see it through, Rhode Island … more
To the editor As someone that enjoys following politics, I must have missed something here in Tiverton. To recap what I have gathered in just a short few weeks: 1. Town budget goes astray over … more
Up until about a century ago, students went to school through about eighth grade before leaving to work on the family farm or to get a job in a factory to help support the family. High school, which … more
Welcome March! March brings hope for spring and warmer days. Cabin fever is at its peak and that frosty foe winter still blows cold winds our way. How can we pass the time before the warmth of … more
Perhaps it is because I am a trustee of a RI private non-profit university and that I attended another one, Salve Regina, but I believe that my opposition to the governor’s free college tuition … more
To the editor: The only management of the overall tax property rate is by the registered voters at the Financial Town Meeting. The town manager and the town council manage the municipal budget. … more
Good recycling is important for a lot of reasons. First, it is good for the environment. Ever- growing and toxic landfills are becoming a major problem. But there is a more practical reason to … more
To the editor: When I think of a community, I think of a group of citizens with common interests, a shared agenda and most importantly, a group of people willing to help and support each other. On … more
To the editor: Recently, in speaking with a former resident of Tiverton, she mentioned how the politics of the town has always been like this (cuttings funds and not doing what is right for the … more
To the editor, On behalf of the Board of Trustees of the Mount Hope Farm Trust, I am writing in response to the Speak-Out piece in last week’s Bristol Phoenix saying that the farm has no … more
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