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Sprinklers Man 65
July 2, 2013 No Commentby

Sprinklers Man 65

For Jason Denton, there is particular significance in being a part of the sprinkler installation team for Machester 65. Jay ...

DareMe: Love In Chains
July 2, 2013 No Commentby

DareMe: Love In Chains

I have despised love ever since my engagement was called off over four years ago. Any date, except in the ...

Happily Unmarried
July 2, 2013 No Commentby

Happily Unmarried

No one likes to think about it on their wedding day, but the fact remains that not every couple who ...

How the State Budget Affects Your Beer Budget
June 28, 2013 No Commentby

How the State Budget Affects Your Beer Budget

Gentle readers, this is a sort of good news/bad news situation. The good news is that the sales tax on ...

Chafee Switch: Two Opinions
June 27, 2013 No Commentby

Chafee Switch: Two Opinions

As the Governor changes his party affiliation for the second time, two Motif writers weigh in: Switching Parties Again: A ...

The Power of a Handshake
June 26, 2013 No Commentby

The Power of a Handshake

The first thing you notice on a visit to the San Miguel School is the handshake. The firm, look-you-in-the-eye-welcome-to-our-house handshake. ...

The Next Stop Remains to Be Seen
June 26, 2013 No Commentby

The Next Stop Remains to Be Seen

Right on schedule, the 7:45 am MBTA commuter train arrives at Wickford Junction, where more than two dozen passengers hop ...

Supreme Court Rules on Same-Sex Marriage
June 26, 2013 No Commentby

Supreme Court Rules on Same-Sex Marriage

By Jeffrey Folker In two decisions handed down by the Supreme Court of the United States, supporters of equal rights ...

Lincoln Chafee Out of Touch with Rhode Island Families
June 25, 2013 No Commentby

Lincoln Chafee Out of Touch with Rhode Island Families

Tonight when Rhode Islanders go to bed, the main issue on their minds will be how to maintain a fair ...

Switching Parties Again: A No Lose Proposition for Chaffee
June 25, 2013 No Commentby

Switching Parties Again: A No Lose Proposition for Chaffee

At the beginning of June, Governor Lincoln Chafee announced a change in party affiliation … again. The once Republican Senator ...