February 11, 2016 RSS feed / News

School board mulls retirement benefits

School officials want to make sure they know the benefits — and risks — before they make any decision to enlist into an irrevocable trust. “I’d like to know what the upside is,” Committeeman B.J. Whitehouse said. More...

New policy outlines pavilion rental rules, regulations

From new rates to new restrooms, Fort Getty is undergoing changes on paper and on land. To highlight the developments, the recreation department has issued a new comprehensive policy, which is available on the town’s website. More...

School officials propose makerspace for middle school

The plans for a proposed library renovation at Lawn School, which would include room for a makerspace, were presented to the Jamestown School Committee at its budget workshop last week. More...

Capitol campaign

The Jamestown Rotary Club last Thursday presented the eighth-grade class from Lawn School with a donation for its June trip to Washington, D.C. More...

Increased rates for commercial moorings in effect

Some boat owners received more bang for their buck last year if they paid their mooring bills early, but there are no hidden discounts in 2016. More...

Bequeathed roses will beautify Taylor Point

Almost a year after the death of Jamestowner Vivian “Jerry” Palmieri, roses have been purchased in his name that will be planted along one of the town’s most spectacular viewscapes. More...