Opinion

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Spare the Rod, Spoil the Child and Can't-Miss Events
April 20, 2016 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Spare the Rod, Spoil the Child and Can’t-Miss Events

Not Cool, Not Warm Phillipe & Jorge hope that in the “Cooler and Warmer” PR fiasco here in the Vo Dilun, we ...

Our Reception has been Cooler, not Warmer
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

Our Reception has been Cooler, not Warmer

Unless you live under a rock, by now you have heard about the state’s shortest lived tourism campaign: “Cooler and ...

In Their Own Words: Cannabis
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

In Their Own Words: Cannabis

We received verbatim responses from two leading proponents and two leading opponents of cannabis taxation and regulation. We have not ...

In Their Own Words: Mike Cerullo
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

In Their Own Words: Mike Cerullo

What are the chances Rhode Island will be the first New England state to proceed with cannabis taxation and regulation? ...

Phillipe and Jorge's Cooler and Warmer World: Bob Healey, Der Donald, Voting and Guns
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cooler and Warmer World: Bob Healey, Der Donald, Voting and Guns

The Whole World Is Watching That was what protesters chanted at the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago and it has ...

In Their Own Words: Peter Kilmartin
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

In Their Own Words: Peter Kilmartin

What are the chances Rhode Island will be the first New England state to proceed with cannabis taxation and regulation? ...

Rhode Island: We Are Not Amused
April 1, 2016 No Commentby

Rhode Island: We Are Not Amused

Fresh off the successful and widely acclaimed introduction of a new logo and slogan, “Size Doesn’t Matter,” the state tourism ...

Alt-Health: A Cross-Cultural Perspective
March 30, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Health: A Cross-Cultural Perspective

It is a mystery, an unsolved crime: The US demands more cash for medical care than any other country in ...

Department of Health Holds Hearings on Memorial Hospital Birthing Unit
March 23, 2016 No Commentby

Department of Health Holds Hearings on Memorial Hospital Birthing Unit

On March 17, the RI Department of Health (DOH) held the last of three public hearings in regard to Care ...

Memorial Hospital: Birthing Unit's Closure
March 16, 2016 No Commentby

Memorial Hospital: Birthing Unit’s Closure

On February 29, Care New England (CNE) announced a restructuring at Pawtucket’s Memorial Hospital that includes closing its ICU and ...