The Town Council of North Smithfield will hold a special election on July 7 in order to fill the seat on the Town Council vacated by the passing of Mr. Ernie Alter. In addition to the council vacancy... more
It seems that once again the Monastery property is back in the news as a potential site for the proposed safety complex site. And, once again those who oppose using any portion of this 527 acres is... more
"Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little."
~ Edmund Burke
The above quote is part of the email signature line of Smithfield School Committee Chairman... more
Why is the Rhode Island state Senate studying the feasibility of reducing the stature of a Purple Heart vanity license plate? Perhaps they are unaware of its history, distinction and sanctity within... more
Fellow Cumberland residents: Please don't take 6 to 10 acres of the so-called monastery property for the new police/rescue headquarters. Let's think of the future needs of our town over the next 50-... more