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Amazon dominance hurts small business and communities

To the Editor: Recently, Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., chair of a House antitrust subcommittee, took on the brave and bold task of holding hearings to...

Tearing down ‘Superman’ building is wrongheaded thinking

To the Editor: In Providence Business News’ June 7 article, “It will take investment to save ‘Superman’ tower,” Rep. Blake Filippi, R-New Shoreham, suggested the...

‘Grow with Google’ coming to PPL

To the Editor: Providence Public Library has always played a fundamental role in our community. Since the library’s doors first opened in 1878, we have...

Expand access to early-childhood education

To the Editor: While I was pleased to see that the number of kids in Rhode Island who are living in poverty has gone down,...

Energy-efficiency bill could generate savings for R.I.

To the Editor, When it comes to saving money, energy-efficiency standards might not be top of mind. But it’s a commonsense solution that can deliver...

PawSox owners should pay bigger share of funding for new ballpark

To the Editor: A simple survey asking Rhode Islanders of their interest in minor league baseball and whether or not they would attend games in...

New PawSox stadium win for city, state

To the Editor, I am in favor of Senate Bills 990 and 989 and support Pawtucket’s responsible effort to construct a new stadium on its...

The 2020 vision for Pawtucket clear … and good, for a...

Dear Editor: We Rhode Islanders hate change. It’s a visceral thing. We want things to be the way they’ve always been, and we certainly don’t...

Mansions and property rights

Rhode Island's Supreme Court recently issued an important decision for property rights, even though property rights were never mentioned in it. The court acted in...

CTE programs boost local innovation

In his guest column published Feb. 3, "Invest in career and technical centers," Supt. Barry Ricci of Chariho addressed a critical pathway for our...
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