January 19, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Raising money first right move by library

In the past couple of months, discussions surrounding the proposed library expansion has drawn scrutiny and criticism. More...

Lyric of the week

I’ll tip my hat to the new constitution  Take a bow for the new revolution  Smile and grin at the change all around  Pick up my guitar and play  Just like yesterday Then I’ll get on my knees and pray We don’t get More...

Rhode Island needs to educate its children for jobs in all fields

Capitol Corner

The Rhode Islanders I know are doers: successful business owners, technology entrepreneurs, community advocates and passionate educators. More...

Phrase of the week

You can bet your bottom dollar: Originating out West in the mid-1850s, the phrase means to bet one’s last dollar or bit of money. It stems from that dollar being the last, or bottom, silver dollar in a stack of coins.   More...

Here’s what’s in store for 2017

ANOTHER VIEW

Thanks to Donald Trump and the Chicago Cubs my outlandish predictions for 2016 were eclipsed by, of all things, reality. More...