March 26, 2015 RSS feed / News

Shakespeare audio donated to library

With a Shakespeare concert planned for the spring, the community chorus has donated a collection of seven CDs to the library so the town can familiarize itself with the 16th century English playwright. More...

Local housing agency receives $7K in federal funds

After receiving a $29,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in February, the Jamestown Housing Authority is slated to receive another $7,000 in federal funds. More...

Virginia man nabbed for carrying handgun

State police on Saturday arrested a Virginia man in Jamestown after troopers found an unlicensed pistol in the front seat of the car he was driving. More...

Seventh-graders demonstrate robot

A local robotics team exhibited their maze game and Lego robot at a School Committee meeting last week. More...

Jamestown K-9 to receive new protective vest

McGee, a 4-year-old Australian shepherd, has been awarded a ballistic vest, which will help the local K-9 stay protected from bullets and stab attempts. More...

Local legislators mull pot legalization

For the fourth straight year, state lawmakers have marijuana in front of them. A bill has been introduced in the Rhode Island State House that, if passed, would legalize the sale and recreational use of marijuana to adults aged 21 and older. More...