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There’s no easy way to face the music of an unenviable situation. In Rhode Island’s case, that situation involved releasing the results of the first year of testing in the state’s schools based … more
It gets harder to commemorate World War I, because of time and the public’s embrace of, or indifference to, a permanent war economy. About the Great War British novelist H.G. Wells wrote on … more
To the Editor: A definition of a malcontent is one who is dissatisfied with government, especially a government governed by one whose narcissism runs deep. As a citizen taxpayer as well as a … more
It's important to know where you stand on the important annual debate - one of the hottest to rage during the cold months of the calendar. It's not related to local or national politics, mercifully, and it doesn't involve whether canned cranberry sauce more
To the Editor: As Americans, we like to have everything laid out in an obvious and understandable format. We tend to act toward war in the same manner. Americans like to see their nation's confrontations, with other nations, concluded promptly and more
To the Editor: I supported the two local Johnston ladies that ran as Independents in this year's election, and am very disappointed that they did not win. Brenda Lynn Leone is a lady of good character that put her own money, time, and hard work into her more
By KARISSA NIEHOFF and TOM MEZZANOTTE From the Greatest Generation to Baby Boomers, Generation X to millennials, teenagers in every era have had challenges growing up. In today's digital world, high school students are being tested in unique and more
Whether you've already gone to the polls, cast your vote through the mail or an emergency ballot, or are planning on going later today before polls close at 8 p.m., exercising your most fundamental American right - to vote - is a responsibility that more
Dear residents of District 1: Thank you for allowing me to serve as your elected representative to the Johnston Town Council since January 2015. It has truly been an honor and privilege to have worked alongside you, as your advocate and voice in local more
Next Tuesday is Election Day, and it's a chance for voters everywhere to choose which political figure best represents their views for the future of the town, state, and country. We at the Sun Rise strongly urge those who are eligible to exercise their more
By BRUCE CORLISS and ROBERT BALLARD As University of Rhode Island alumni, we are proud of the many contributions the Graduate School of Oceanography has made to Rhode Island, the nation and the world, and we are excited about its future. Since its more
There's something about renewable energy that - if you care in any way, shape or form about the long-term health of the planet - is just simply exciting. Perhaps it is the grandiose scale of green energy projects. In Johnston, a team of wind energy more
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