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Years ago, when there was talk of building the East Bay Bike Path, some along its route raised a ruckus, arguing that this path past their backyards would surely bring a crime wave the likes of which … more
To the editor: To the owners of some of the local top killed farm fields, thank you for identifying yourselves. But you stopped short of telling your community what chemicals you are using to … more
To the editor: According to last week’s Sakonnet Times article, the utility-scale solar facility proposal for Wingover Farm is the first to get to the master plan stage at the Tiverton Planning … more
To the editor:  We need to re-elect Senator Elizabeth Warren to represent Massachusetts working families in the Senate.  Senator Warren speaks for the 99% of us working to level the economic … more
To the editor: I address my comments to the fellow citizen who owns a business on Main Road and posts his political views on a sign in front of his establishment. I strongly support your right … more
To the editor: As potato farmers in the Sakonnet region, we must respond to Mimi Karlsson’s letter of September 20. First, Ms. Karlsson is completely mistaken on a very important matter of fact: … more
For all who cherish a good view, great news from the owners of those twin towering Somerset eyesores that grab attention from every part of Mount Hope Bay and beyond. The owners announced recently … more
To the editor: Our lovely summer has slipped away but if we can have another week or two of the present weather I am not complaining. The fall perennials are at their peak – Japanese anemones … more
To the editor: It is of concern that of the 17 items in the Tiverton Police Report of September 20, eleven were related to the Tiverton Casino, that is, two thirds of them. It is to be hoped … more
Members of Boy Scout Troop 63 in Westport wrote letters this week offering their thoughts on several important issues, from solar farms to schools to global warming … Dear editor: I am … more
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