Letters to the Editor
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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: I’m writing this letter in support of the good citizens of Westport that use and enjoy Cherry & Webb beach. It would seem that the actions of our beach committee consistently … more
To the editor: On Saturday, June 24, The Sogkonate Garden Club will present, The Living Landscape, the third in a series of successful yearly programs that promote the creation of more sustainable … more
To the editor: Apart from the probability he is partly a product of the say-so of numerous know-nothings on matters of law, those who herald new US Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch as a Trump … more
To the editor One of the many joys during our 20 years of owning a place in Westport is watching the sunset while sitting on the beach. My husband loves to fish during those dusk hours.   It … more
To the editor: The Little Compton Agricultural Conservancy Trust (LCACT) owns outright or the development rights to many properties in town. Each has a management plan. Some may permit crops to … more
To the editor: Congratulations to the three girls from Cottage Avenue who successfully petitioned the Portsmouth Town Council to improve traffic safety on their street!  As remaining time … more
To the editor: On May 24, the Little Compton School Committee held a meeting for non-renewing of a teacher contract due to lack of enrollment. The committee voted not to proceed with the … more
To the editor: The annual meeting of the Island Cemetery will be held on Wednesday, May 31, at 3 p.m. at the Newport County Chamber of Commerce Building, 35 Valley Road, Middletown.   The … more
To the editor: Can you hear the sound of our health care system collapsing? It is not just the threat of TrumpCare, which throws 24 million Americans off health insurance while cutting taxes for … more
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