September 29, 2016 RSS feed / Editorial

Kudos to town for recreation grants

Investing in children almost always is a wise move, and by securing $500,000 in state grants, the town will be able to make improvements that should pay dividends for a generation. More...

Residents with private wells should conserve

To the editor: In the Sept. 22 edition of The Jamestown Press, the Lighthouse Keeper mentioned reports of several north end wells running dry and expressed hope that neighborhood lawn sprinkling would cease. More...

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Phrase of the week

Pal: First recorded in late 18th Century England as a way to describe an accomplice, within 50 years it had derived its modern definition of friend. It derives from the Turkish Gypsy word pral, meaning brother or mate. More...

ELECTION 2016

As part of our election coverage, we’re asking our readers to submit questions and issues for the candidates to answer. More...

CORRECTIONS

n The contact information listed in the Sept. 22 edition of The Jamestown Press for the Wolf Pack Run was incorrect. To donate online, go to http:// www.funrun101.com/jamestown. More...

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Lyric of the week

They all laughed at Christopher Columbus When he said the world was round They all laughed when Edison recorded sound They all laughed at Wilbur and his brother When they said that man could fly They told Marconi Wireless was a phony It’s the s More...