A Little Free Library Near You
The roof of the main library may not need repairing after all, as a relatively new phenomenon in the world of reading has been gaining considerable attention over the last five years.
Little Free Libraries, basically oversized birdhouses filled with books, have been finding their way into neighborhoods across America and different parts of the world. ...
Third District Five Touch On Issues
One of this season’s most contested council races is for termed-out Third District Councilman Gary DeLong’s seat. On the issue of crime, Suzie Price, 41, a prosecutor for the County of Orange said “Public safety resources have taken a dramatic cut since 2008. We need to reinstate two foot patrol officers on Second Street, restore Engine 8 and make ...
The Other Other Newport
Three Newport’s coexist in my mind. No, make it four. There’s the restaurant down the road, Nieuport 17 named after the Belgian fighter plane dating to the First World War. Then there is the summer haven on Block Island Sound where the Gilded Age titans took their escapes from the heat of Gotham. Think “The Breakers” and Commodore Vanderbilt.