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The voters have spoken and the results are in.
After a district-wide all-day referendum, taxpayers from Exeter and West Greenwich had the final say Monday as the proposed school budget for the 2011-2012 school year was rejected and, instead, an amended budget that would allow the school district nearly $1 million less than asked for was accepted.
Read all about the vote in this week's Standard Times.
In addition, we continue our look into homelessness in North Kingstown with a special examination of Quidnessett Elementary School and some of the programs that it offers to bridge the gap for students who would otherwise be at a disadvantage.
And, if that wasn't enough, we've got all the latest news on the North Kingstown town and school political scene. From the town's changing of the wind ordinance to the recent announcement that NK has received a rather large amount of money for health grants, this week's Standard Times has you covered on all the issues that matter.
So, what are you waiting for? Pick up a copy today!