Eileen Slocum

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Oh Captain, my Captain

Dominating the news in the Biggest Little at the end of last week and over the weekend — and rightfully so — was the passing of former Governor Bruce G. Sundlun.
Bruce Sundlun was larger than life; judicial musings
By RUDY CHEEKS  |  July 29, 2011

The aristocrats

As year-round busloads of tourists attest, people will always be fascinated by the stately mansions along Newport's Bellevue Avenue, more than a century after robber baron money and such financed their construction. Even more compelling, upon close exami
Behind the Hedgerow follows the moneyed in Newport
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  August 06, 2010

Dark days on Fountain Street

There are black umbrellas in the poolside Pernod and grapefruits at Casa Diablo upon our having learned that ace reporter Scott MacKay has taken the Urinal’s buyout package.
With a parting shot, MacKay joins the exodus from the once-mighty BeloJo
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  August 27, 2008

Let’s not sugarcoat the flaws of Newport society

Eileen Slocum, an ardent opponent of reproductive freedom and a staunch supporter of “basic family values,” spent her days trying to deprive poor men and women of access to the same societal choices enjoyed by the rich.
R.I.P. Eileen Slocum
By MARY ANN SORRENTINO  |  July 30, 2008

Happy Hollandaise

Schwarzenegger, torture, cocaine, and college: it must be Christmas.
Bidding good night to 2005
By  |  January 07, 2006