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To the editor: Across America libraries are valued as part of core town/city services because your investment as taxpayers or customers reaps benefits to all. Tiverton Public Library provides … more
To the editor: I’d like to thank whoever came up with the idea for the lighting of the new Sakonnet Bridge.  It’s been my pleasure to cross the bridge numerous times every week … more
To the editor: As I’ve been known to say to my fellow democrats, it’s not only that there are too many democrats in our little, deep blue, city-state, but that we also have too few techniques … more
To the editor: The local Granges Patron of Husbandry formed a county Grange — ‘Newport County Pomona Grange #4. Now in the year 2017, this includes the following Granges: Conanicut #21 in … more
To the editor: Although some as-yet unturned rock might reveal the exception that proves the rule, it is safe to say nobody in Tiverton wants the town’s schools to fail.  The three-to-one vote … more
At the risk of stating the obvious: Don’t take to the roads today. Even if you enjoy a white-knuckle ride down Route 114 in Bristol or East Main Road in Portsmouth, the current white-out … more
To the editor: I couldn’t agree more with the opinion presented by your editorial of Feb. 9, 2017 concerning term limits. You so correctly advanced the position that a line item veto for … more
To the editor: A large majority of the voters opposing Trump were surprised and upset by the election results. Supporters of Trump would advise us to be patient and give him a chance. Well? With … more
To the editor: Two summers ago, we fought off the very wealthy PawSox owners’ blatant money grab to heavily subsidized their move to Providence. We prevailed. Now, they are at it again. If … more
To the editor: The intention of funding defined benefit pensions in advance is to ensure that the city or town has covered the cost of each employee while that employee is still working. … 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.