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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
To the editor: Back in another day of a year far gone, a rag-tag bunch of Vietnam veterans and I formed a group called the Winter Soldier Investigation into US war crimes — testifying that Lt. … more
To the editor Finally it is safe to say Spring has arrived. A bit chillier – it’s been in the 50’s a lot – and certainly a lot wetter – over one inch at Kentucky Derby time – than we … more
To the editor: I have lived in Little Compton for over 30 years. I’m quite far from Sakonnet Vineyard, I have never been inconvenienced by their commercial concert or event business. Yet despite … more
To the editor: It is High Noon in Little Compton this week! The time of a decisive confrontation between the undermanned and under-gunned Town Council and LCACT against the deeply resourced, … more
To the editor, It’s High Noon in Little Compton this week! Two events, both involving Carolyn’s Sakonnet Vineyard (CSV), have the potential for creating dramatic and lasting changes to the … more
To the editor: I founded the group, Stop The Insanity, Westport!, in response to the abuse of 1,400 animals on the Medeiros tenant farm in Westport. I did so because I could not live in a town … more
The waters are rising, of that there is no longer any doubt. No one can credibly argue any more that sea level rise — caused by human activity that has fueled global climate change — is a … more
The latest in a seemingly ceaseless series of local animal issues cannot be compared to the American Legion Highway calamity that put Westport on the animal cruelty map. But it is disturbing … more
To the editor: Well, there’s no doubt about it now. If you look up you will see that the tree tops look softer and somehow bigger, however the swamp maples have jumped the gun and their little … more
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