September 22, 2014
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GOOD AND BAD ELECTION BILLS: There are many bills in the General Assembly’s pipeline as the current session nears its end that would affect how we conduct elections in Rhode Island. Some are good … more
TIME TO PHASE OUT THE VA? In a Wall Street Journal commentary piece last week, Dr. Hal Scherz, a highly respected urologist and medical school professor, related numerous stories from his personal … more
WILL MCCAFFREY LEAD OR KOW-TOW? Warwick State Senator Michael McCaffrey is chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, the committee that stopped progress on eliminating the detested master lever … more
CRANSTON’S PARKING TICKET SCHEME: A “scheme” is defined by the Merriam-Webster dictionary as “a clever and often dishonest plan to do or get something.” That’s exactly what the Cranston … more
Johnston Memorial weekend service   On May 24, beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the outdoor bandstand in Johnston Memorial Park, there will be a special Memorial Day weekend event to honor those … more
PAY, BUT THOROUGHLY INVESTIGATE 38 STUDIOS BONDS: Three points of interest surround the botched loan of $75 million to 38 Studios. First, we must repay the bonds. Otherwise, credit rating agencies … more
KILMARTIN REMISS IN FAILING TO OBJECT TO PAROLE:  State Senator Dawson Hodgson, who is running for attorney general against incumbent Peter Kilmartin, accused the attorney general of failing to … more
The Providence City Council is considering a proposed ordinance that would stop convicted murderer Nicholas Gianquitti’s disability retirement payments so long as he remains incarcerated. The … more
ENMITY BETWEEN WARWICK SCHOOLS AND CITY ALMOST AMUSING: The arguments, barbs and outright hostility between the Warwick School Department and the city of Warwick have gone on for years. The city … more
Meet the Easter Bunny On April 19, the Easter Bunny will make an appearance at Johnston Memorial Park, and an egg hunt will also be held that day. Children age 3 and under can meet the Easter … more
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