March 30, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Paiva Weed will be hard act to follow

State Senate President Teresa Paiva Weed announced last week she will be stepping down in May to serve as president of the Hospital Association of Rhode Island.  We wish her well and thank her for her quartercentury of service to Jamestown.  More...

Beware of politicians bearing tax reform


Many Americans who have wrestled with a 1040 form, or who have paid someone to prepare their taxes, no doubt cheered the news that Congress soon will resume working on tax reform.  However taxpayers should temper their enthusiasm because, even i More...

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Phrase of the week

What a way to run a railroad: This American saying dates to the late 19th century and references a poorly run entity. More...

Lyric of the week

But music was his life, it was not his livelihood. And it made him feel so happy and it made him feel so good. And he sang from his heart, and he sang from his soul. He did not know how well he sang; it just made him whole. More...

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