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Another year passes and yet the memories remain as fresh as ever - a world that changed in the blink of an eye, altered in a hellish fireball that scarred a pristine morning sky. We thank the members of Warwick's local government and state officials who more
How much should elected leaders on the local level be paid? The question has garnered renewed attention of late in Cranston, where proposals to significantly boost the pay of the mayor and members of the City Council are being considered. We imagine more
Getting a clear financial picture in Warwick has not been an easy task. Even those with accounting degrees would likely have a difficult time piecing together the complex puzzle of shifting budgetary conditions that have developed in the past couple more
The same debate starts every year as the calendar switches from August to September. Those who love summer and cling to every last bit of warmth butt heads with folks who are setting up their autumn wreaths the moment the clock strikes midnight on Sept. more
With students returning to class throughout Warwick this week, you can almost hear the collective groan from kids not ready to let go of summer and the collective sigh of relief from parents who will be happy to regain some peace and quiet back into more
Few medical maladies are as cruel as Alzheimer's disease. It slowly robs people of memories, personality, basic functionality - of their sense of self. Those who have witnessed the effects of the disease up close can speak to the resulting feelings of more
As laborious as it can be – and sometimes laced with political and even personal jabs – the process of carefully scrutinizing city operations and finances is the bedrock to transparent and efficient government. more
Hard though it might be to believe, September is just around the corner - and with it the start of a new school year. Across our communities, families are preparing students for a return to the classroom - some just before the Labor Day weekend, others more
If you get offended by the calling out of things that are offensive, you may as well stop reading now. As generational gaps widen between today's more senior members of our society and those who have come after them, instances of incompatible views more
By now, neither the personal health risks nor the enormous public health consequences of smoking are unfamiliar to anyone. For years, we have known that smoking and tobacco use are linked to cancer, heart disease, asthma, emphysema and other maladies. We more
There's certainly a lot to chew on in regards to the proposed 20-year agreement between the state and gambling giant IGT - in no small part due to the extensive media campaigns that have been launched by IGT and Twin River following the announcement of more
We desperately wish we could call the weekend's horrific events in Texas and Ohio surprising. The scale of the violence - 31 dead and scores more wounded between two mass shootings - is, of course, shocking. But aside from the fact that the latest more
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