June 25, 2015 RSS feed / News

Town mulls mutual aid with North Kingstown

A joint exercise on the Verrazzano Bridge will assess how well the water connector between Jamestown and North Kingstown would work, the Town Council learned on Monday. More...

Teen prepares for swim across East Passage Sweet tooth

A Jamestown teen is gearing up for the 39th annual swim from Naval Station Newport on Coaster’s Harbor Island across the East Passage to Jamestown’s Potter Cove. More...

Former Navy dentist opens practice in town

Dr. Daniel Eves, a Jamestown resident who owns Tollgate Orthodontics in Warwick, has expanded his practice to his hometown. Eves will now accommodate new patients from Newport and South counties in the Coastal Dental office at 20 Clinton Ave. More...

Local orthodontist, boating association offering college scholarships

• The Fort Wetherill Boat Owners & Operators Association is offering a $500 scholarship to a graduating high school senior from Jamestown. More...

Resident enters world of real estate

Jamestown resident Sara Andrews has joined Randall Realtor’s North Kingstown office as a sales associate. More...

Councilors adopt water, sewer budgets

Sitting as the board of water and sewer commissioners, the town councilors on Monday adopted the financial budgets for fiscal year 2016, which starts July 1. More...

Recent college grad returns from India

India isn’t the first country when someone thinks of chemical engineering, but a Jamestown resident recently spent time in the country completing a project for her bachelor’s degree. More...

Mount Hope fire

A fire destroyed a garage at 70 Mount Hope Ave. Tuesday night. When firefighters arrived at 10:33 p.m., flames were through the roof. More...

Winning leg

Bristol native Charlie Enright skippering Team Alvimedica finished first in the final leg from France to Sweden. More...

Town, Paicos agree to settlement

Following a mediation session with Magistrate Judge Patricia Sullivan of the U.S. District Court of Rhode Island, the town and former Town dministrator Kevin Paicos have A agreed to settle their litigation. More...

Planners discuss shed

Second thoughts about a shed complicated an otherwise straightforward application that was heard by the Planning Commission at its meeting last Thursday. Property owners Sydney C. More...

Council approves parking changes

Calling it “a step in the right direction,” the Town Council on Monday amended the parking ordinance to include new on-street parking restrictions. More...