October 31, 2013 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Barrier needed before someone else is killed

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority excuses for its delay in installing a center median barrier on the Pell Bridge are contradicted by the official record (“Families of crash victims file lawsuit,” Oct. 24). More...

Thanks for help with dog parade

I would like to thank all the children in fabulous costumes, as well as the dogs in creative costumes, at the Jamestown Fitness Halloween parade. The participants are what make the event so much fun. More...

Upcoming shows suitable for all ages

I am very excited to be directing the Jamestown Community Theatre’s fall production, “Dear Edwina.” Unknown to many, the musical embraces a cast of adults, teens and children, and should delight the same cross section of audience go More...

All citizens have the right to due process

Over the past week I have been discouraged by the actions of our Police Department. I believe they have lied to me, lied to the press and lied to the court. More...

Speed limit on bridge should be enforced

Unfortunately, the solution of a median barrier seems to have run into an impasse. Let’s try speed enforcement cameras. Almost nobody stays within the 40-mph limit. The secondary revenue may pay for the installation. More...

Don’t discard old documents, relics

I was born in Newport in 1937 and raised in Jamestown. I left the island in December 1959 as a recent graduate of the Officer Candidate School in Newport. More...

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