November 1, 2014


District 22

In the race for Representative District 22, the only one in the city where an incumbent is not running, Joseph J. Solomon Jr. and Ralph Leone are vying for the seat now held by Frank Ferri. Ferri was a candidate for lieutenant governor and lost in a three-way primary for the Democrat …

Next Tuesday voters in two of the city’s three school districts will have the choice of … More
For seven out of the city’s nine wards, voters won’t have a choice for City Council. … More
Both Democrat Gina Raimondo and Republican Allan Fung are clearly qualified to serve as … More
It’s no mistake that Scott Avedisian has been mayor for 14 years. He’s done a good … More
On Nov. 4, Rhode Islanders will have the opportunity to vote on whether or not they wish … More
Editorial Cartoon
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John Howell
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Lonnie Barham
John Hazen White, Jr.
Those of you who have driven by City Hall at night recently have likely noticed that the … More
Recently, the University of Rhode Island hosted representatives from many of Rhode … More
Reliable, competitively priced energy is essential for economic growth. Unfortunately, … More
Warwick, Johnston and Cranston have undergone a particularly difficult week or so, due to … More
Opponents of a state constitutional convention worry that such a gathering might diminish … More
Letters to the Editor

To the Editor:

As we approach the November 4 General Election, I especially would like your readers to reflect on the gubernatorial election four years ago.

In that election, no candidate for Rhode Island governor received 50 percent of the vote. Governor Lincoln D. Chafee was elected with a plurality of the vote. …

To the Editor: I was thrilled to see Mayor Scott Avedisian at the Ocean State Theatre … More
To the Editor: It’s important for Warwick voters to know what a prize they have in … More
To the Editor: Attention all Warwick voters in Wards 1, 2, 3: They have crawled … More
To the Editor: On Election Day, Rhode Islanders will be asked to vote on Question 5, … More
In 2008, as the country’s attention was focused on swing states, I was working in … More
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