Opinion

Kicking the can?

Ward 5 Councilman Ed Ladouceur had a pet phrase as chairman of the Council Sewer Review Commission: “We can’t keep kicking the can down the road.” He was right about that. Sewer construction …

Other stories

It's your party and you'll cry if you want to

In the wake of the triumph of President-Elect Trump and the secured Republican advantage in the …

Action we can take now

To the Editor: Almost two weeks have passed since Donald Trump’s upset victory on election …

In beginning Hitler also spoke of peace

To the Editor:President Obama called Donald Trump’s victory “the usual zig and zag of …

Zone Board to consider Shell station expansion

To the Editor: I have received a number of calls and emails regarding an expansion proposal by the …

Letters

When will officials be held accountable?

To the Editor: Let me understand this. Now, the fire inspectors and officials want to investigate the California Warehouse building? Now, we are going to find out what might have caused a fire? What happened to inspecting the building before it is
Columns

Do young Americans, social activists, mayors need a hug since Trump was been elected?

In post-election America, young people, social activists, and municipal leaders across our nation are anticipating doom and see Donald J. Trump’s election to the presidency as a harbinger of an …
Op-Ed

Out of sight, but not to be kept out of mind; Invasive Gypsy moths will return

By JOSEPH A. LOFFREDO Rhode Islanders' memories of last summer's invasive gypsy moth outbreak would probably make for a great horror movie. My memories of the destruction are vivid from my walks through the usually pristine woods in my hometown of