ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Community Calendar

Saturday Sweat Fitcamp
11 a.m. - 12:30 a.m. Westerly

Soup & Sandwiches
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Westerly

Afternoon Tea Party
Noon - 3 p.m. Westerly

Mushroom Hunting
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Hopkinton

Family Movie
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Charlestown

Free community dinner
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Carolina

Full of Grace Coffeehouse
7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Westerly

Early American Industries Association regional meeting
8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Westerly

"Steel Magnolias"
8 p.m. - 10 p.m. Westerly

Yoga
8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Charlestown

... View all of today's events


Stay Connected


ADVERTISEMENT




Every day, we at the Rhode Island Historical Society and Newport Historical Society work to further the study of history in our state. Research shows … more ...
The Vietnam War ended for me in April 1975 as the last Americans were evacuated off the roof of the CIA Annex in Saigon. It … more ...
Since I began “Reminiscing,” I’ve often had inquiries about the Orchard House, an inn that once stood on property across from where Stonington High School … more ...
Mother’s Day is May 10 and that brings to mind one of my favorite quotes. “God couldn’t be everywhere and that’s why he created Mothers.” … more ...
Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell recently took the extraordinary step of calling on governors to ignore Washington’s Clean Power Plan, an EPA mandate to curb carbon … more ...
The gaggle of workers in Montana’s Carbon County hacking at the barely thawed ground in late December were on a mission: Secure Mud Springs Wind … more ...
In the great controversy about religious freedom versus gay wedding cakes, what is the real issue? Below I offer a few thoughts that will, I … more ...
“Love your enemies, do good to them.” Jesus (Luke 6:35) After a show trial in Boston, Obadiah Holmes was led to a whipping post on … more ...
“I hate paying taxes. But I love the civilization they give me.” — Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Town tax season is rapidly approaching. Bills will … more ...
ADVERTISEMENT



Select a page to view more stories   
Page: [1] 2 3 4 5
The crack of the bat, the roar of the crowd, the singsong voices of vendors selling peanuts and Crackerjack ... it’s baseball season again! I … more ...
It is very helpful to be acquainted with the author of a book that one is to review. It is even more special to know … more ...
Nationwide outrage over Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) — signed into law by Gov. Mike Pence on March 26 — is a remarkable sign … more ...
I was talking to Anna Crandall (whom I’m sure you remember from the Sun office) the other day about some of the things we used … more ...
We pulled into a parking lot in downtown Wickford. A nearby car was parked in three inches of water, and salt water bubbled up through … more ...
Guffaws punctuated a Florida legislative hearing the other day. Lawmakers and onlookers chuckled as Florida Division of Emergency chief Bryan Koon tied his tongue in … more ...
The annual federal budget debate typically doesn’t excite many folks outside the Washington beltway. And with good reason — the Republican budget process is intended … more ...
This editorial appeared Tuesday in The Republican of Springfield, Mass. Groundbreaking of the MGM Springfield casino comes as Connecticut officials scramble to launch new competitive … more ...
As an active fire chief and administrator for over 50 years, I am deeply concerned that Rhode Island’s General Assembly will overreact to the tragic … more ...
This editorial was published March 25 by the Newport Daily News. Texting while driving has been illegal in Rhode Island since 2009. Three years before … more ...
Page: [1] 2 3 4 5
Don't see what you're looking for? Try searching our online Archives.