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Wed, 04 May 2016 02:26:06 +0000 Kent Bush: There is no way it would happen today http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160502/kent-bush-there-is-no-way-it-would-happen-today?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 May 2016 21:24:41 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160502/kent-bush-there-is-no-way-it-would-happen-today Rick Holmes: Push for paid leave is the new family values debate http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160502/rick-holmes-push-for-paid-leave-is-new-family-values-debate?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 May 2016 17:18:01 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160502/rick-holmes-push-for-paid-leave-is-new-family-values-debate Suzette Martinez Standring: For Mother’s Day, walk a labyrinth http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160502/suzette-martinez-standring-for-mothers-day-walk-labyrinth?rssfeed=true Mon, 02 May 2016 15:47:04 +0000 Suzette Martinez Standring More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160502/suzette-martinez-standring-for-mothers-day-walk-labyrinth Matthew T. Mangino: President Obama takes on criminal justice reform http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160429/matthew-t-mangino-president-obama-takes-on-criminal-justice-reform?rssfeed=true Sat, 30 Apr 2016 17:13:59 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160429/matthew-t-mangino-president-obama-takes-on-criminal-justice-reform Kent Bush: Finally some separation between the two major parties http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160427/kent-bush-finally-some-separation-between-two-major-parties?rssfeed=true Wed, 27 Apr 2016 21:32:01 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160427/kent-bush-finally-some-separation-between-two-major-parties Arthur I. Cyr: U.S. and Britain: Vital, durable allies http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160427/arthur-i-cyr-us-and-britain-vital-durable-allies?rssfeed=true Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:20:01 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160427/arthur-i-cyr-us-and-britain-vital-durable-allies Breaking Bread: Ohio State students win $5,000 for push to improve food system http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160427/breaking-bread-ohio-state-students-win-5000-for-push-to-improve-food-system?rssfeed=true Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:38:19 +0000 Lisa Abraham More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160427/breaking-bread-ohio-state-students-win-5000-for-push-to-improve-food-system Kent Bush: Bubble runner back in hot water http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160426/kent-bush-bubble-runner-back-in-hot-water?rssfeed=true Tue, 26 Apr 2016 16:36:59 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160426/kent-bush-bubble-runner-back-in-hot-water Rick Holmes: The new marijuana debate http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160425/rick-holmes-new-marijuana-debate?rssfeed=true Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:06:06 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160425/rick-holmes-new-marijuana-debate Matthew T. Mangino: Courtroom integrity and the jailhouse informant http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160422/matthew-t-mangino-courtroom-integrity-and-jailhouse-informant?rssfeed=true Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:26:26 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160422/matthew-t-mangino-courtroom-integrity-and-jailhouse-informant Kent Bush: It is time to stop political dog and pony shows http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160421/kent-bush-it-is-time-to-stop-political-dog-and-pony-shows?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Apr 2016 16:04:01 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160421/kent-bush-it-is-time-to-stop-political-dog-and-pony-shows Breaking Bread: Relationship with potted lemon tree sours as it struggles http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160420/breaking-bread-relationship-with-potted-lemon-tree-sours-as-it-struggles?rssfeed=true Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:11:38 +0000 Lisa Abraham More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160420/breaking-bread-relationship-with-potted-lemon-tree-sours-as-it-struggles Arthur I. Cyr: Afghanistan conflict remains uncertain http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160420/arthur-i-cyr-afghanistan-conflict-remains-uncertain?rssfeed=true Wed, 20 Apr 2016 15:50:17 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160420/arthur-i-cyr-afghanistan-conflict-remains-uncertain Kent Bush: Remembering that fateful day http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160419/kent-bush-remembering-that-fateful-day?rssfeed=true Tue, 19 Apr 2016 16:24:51 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160419/kent-bush-remembering-that-fateful-day Rick Holmes: Sanders, Clinton speak to different generations of Democrats http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160418/rick-holmes-sanders-clinton-speak-to-different-generations-of-democrats?rssfeed=true Mon, 18 Apr 2016 18:00:00 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160418/rick-holmes-sanders-clinton-speak-to-different-generations-of-democrats Mark L. Hopkins: A billion here and a billion there http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160418/mark-l-hopkins-billion-here-and-billion-there?rssfeed=true Mon, 18 Apr 2016 06:01:00 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160418/mark-l-hopkins-billion-here-and-billion-there Matthew T. Mangino: Pennsylvania lawmakers target sex offenders, again http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160415/matthew-t-mangino-pennsylvania-lawmakers-target-sex-offenders-again?rssfeed=true Fri, 15 Apr 2016 15:10:57 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160415/matthew-t-mangino-pennsylvania-lawmakers-target-sex-offenders-again A slice of life: No floundering around: Book demystifies seafood cookery http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160414/slice-of-life-no-floundering-around-book-demystifies-seafood-cookery?rssfeed=true Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:34:09 +0000 Joanna McQuillan Weeks More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160414/slice-of-life-no-floundering-around-book-demystifies-seafood-cookery Matthew T. Mangino: Kitty Genovese’s killer dies in New York prison http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160408/matthew-t-mangino-kitty-genoveses-killer-dies-in-new-york-prison?rssfeed=true Fri, 08 Apr 2016 14:17:04 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160408/matthew-t-mangino-kitty-genoveses-killer-dies-in-new-york-prison Rick Holmes: For Trump, it’s all about Trump http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160407/rick-holmes-for-trump-its-all-about-trump?rssfeed=true Thu, 07 Apr 2016 18:25:29 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20160407/rick-holmes-for-trump-its-all-about-trump