Ackerman signs exceed size allowed in Lincoln

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LINCOLN – Dr. Paul Santoro, a candidate for the House District 45 seat, said Rep. Mia Ackerman’s re-election signs violate a Lincoln ordinance. Santoro explained that Ackerman’s signs measure 16... more

Question 1 would provide Lincoln more revenue security with Twin River, says Almond

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LINCOLN – Question 1 on the ballot that voters will see Nov. 8 is a bill that would provide additional revenue security to Lincoln, says Town Administrator Joseph Almond. Labeled “State... more

Lincoln Town Hall, School Department team up to help Haiti

LINCOLN – Lincoln Town Hall and the Lincoln School Department have united to help one organization’s efforts to bring aid to Haiti, which was devastated by Hurricane Matthew earlier this month.... more

Goho supports early enrollment college credit

LINCOLN – Joseph Goho, a candidate running for an at-large seat on the Lincoln School Committee, said he will increase educational opportunities through the state’s Prepare R.I. initiative, which... more

McManus addresses school budget

LINCOLN – Bill McManus, a member of the Lincoln Budget Board running for an at-large seat on the Lincoln School Committee, said he will work to develop a “fiscally responsible budget” for education... more

Picozzi: ‘Learning shouldn’t be one dimensional’

LINCOLN – John Picozzi, a candidate for the Lincoln School Committee District 2 seat, says he’ll ensure teachers have necessary resources to do their jobs effectively and aims to be an advocate for... more

Zito: I’ll give community voice, follow through

LINCOLN – Julie Zito, Lincoln School Committee member, said if re-elected, she plans to continue giving the community a voice and following through with action, something she’s made a priority. Prior... more

Cullen pushes repeal of toll bill

LINCOLN – John Cullen, an independent candidate running for the District 46 House seat against incumbent Jeremiah O’Grady, said he’ll work to repeal the toll bill if elected. He said in a release, “... more

O’Grady cites efforts to ease housing crunch

LINCOLN – Rep. Jeremiah O’Grady, who is seeking re-election to the District 46 seat, said it’s crucial families have the ability to access homes they can afford, and he vowed to continue expanding... more

DiDomenico says he’s free of ‘special interest’ politics

LINCOLN – Paul DiDomenico, an independent running for House District 46, said if elected, he promises to be a representative free of any “special interest” political influence. “We must eradicate... more

Paolino calls for transparent government

LINCOLN – Thomas Paolino, a Republican running for the District 17 Senate seat, said he’d bring new ideas to Rhode Island if elected on Tuesday, Nov. 8, and listed a number of his concerns. Paolino... more

Lincoln’s Salemi becomes Eagle Scout

LINCOLN – Matthew Salemi of Lincoln, a member of Boy Scout Troop 711 Albion, was awarded the rank of Eagle during a High Court of Honor on Saturday, Sept. 24, at St. Ambrose Church. It was the 20th... more

Lincoln physician is president-elect of Rhode Island Medical Society

LINCOLN – Dr. Bradley Collins of Lincoln was named president-elect of the Rhode Island Medical Society at its annual meeting Sept. 23. Collins is an internist practicing at The Miriam Hospital in... more

Lincoln e-waste collection is Saturday

LINCOLN – Indie Cycle LLC and the town of Lincoln will host an electronic waste drop-off event Saturday, Oct. 22, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lincoln Town Hall, 100 Old River Road. Lincoln residency isn... more

Hearthside House ornaments for sale

LINCOLN – Those interested in purchasing a Hearthside House ornament, the town’s very first Christmas ornament in the Lincoln collection, may do so at Town Hall. A limited amount of these ornaments... more

Whitman House hosting Halloween show

LINCOLN – Join the Historic Whitman House on Friday, Oct. 28, at 7 p.m. for its Halloween show, an updated version of “Things that go Bump in the Night,” with Pat Perry. The 1694 Whitman House, at... more

Cullen campaign fundraiser is set for Nov. 1

LINCOLN – All are welcome to a fundraiser for House District 46 candidate John Cullen on Tuesday, Nov. 1, from 1 to 5 p.m. at Asia Grille, 622 George Washington Highway, in Lincoln. Donations will be... more