November 3, 2005 RSS feed / News

Quest open house this Sunday

Quest Montessori School, which opened four years ago serving grades 3 through 6, has expanded into a complete elementary and middle school. More...

Indian summer days The pleasant weather this week offered the perfect opportunity for some spectacular fall sailing. Photo by Don Miller More...

Islanders hear presentation on keeping their wells safe

About 35 residents attended the Oct. 27 seminar on private water wells at the Jamestown library as presented by the state Department of Health and its contractor, the University of Rhode Island. More...

Don’t duck out of this JCT musical

By Mary S. Wright, artistic director, Jamestown Community Theatre

In a week, Jamestown Community Theatre will begin performances for its November musical, “HONK!” More...

Sunday was a perfect day for jogging pumpkins

Some 155 participants took to the streets of Jamestown to participate in the 17th annual Jack O’Lantern Jog. More...

Open house planned at St. Michael’s next week

St. Michael’s Country Day School will be holding an admission open house on Thursday, Nov. 10, from 8:30 a.m. to 5p.m. More...

Town Meetings

Thursday, Nov. 3 7 p.m., Melrose school: the School Committee meets. More...

Group offers ‘No Hunting’ signs

The Rhode Island hunting season has begun, and once again the Humane Society of Jamestown is offering “No Hunting ” signs to anyone who would like to post them on their property. More...

Leicht, Adams announce engagement

Corrie Lyn Leicht of Struthers, Ohio, and Charles Beeghly Adams of New Middletown, Ohio, have announced that they will wed Nov. 12. More...

Peltier, Thomas plan August wedding

Laurent and Carol Peltier of Jamestown have announced the engagement of their daughter Stephanie M. Peltier to Jeremy G. Thomas, the son of James Gordon Thomas of Warren, and Susi and Duncan Pendlebury of Jamestown. More...

Ward, Campo exchange vows

Sammy (Santino) Campo, III and Tracee L. Ward were married on Friday evening, Sept. 30, 2005 at Kirkbrae Country Club in Lincoln by Justice of the Peace Frank Camera. More...

Time again for island property revaluation

It is time for another property revaluation, according to Town Tax Assessor Kenneth Gray. More...

State run Cross country runners from the Lawn Avenue School race Sunday in the state championship meet at Goddard State Park. Photos by Jeff McDonough More...

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The following is intended to amend Section 62 of the Code of Ordinance in the Town of Jamestown. A public More...

Dr. Samartano named a fellow of international dentistry organization

Dr. Joseph Samartano of Seaside Drive was inducted as a fellow of the International College of Dentists at its 76th annual convocation held Oct. 7 in Philadelphia. More...

Where in the World is the Jamestown Press? More...

Spooktacular visitor This scarecrow was just one of hundreds of spooky pumpkins that were on display last weekend at the Boy Scouts’ “Spooktacular.” Photo by Andrea vonHohenleiten More...

Which witch is which?

Rachel Bryer and Rainey Aberle (above) dressed in black for More...

Jamestown Emergency Medical Services to offer new EMT course

Jamestown Emergency Medical Services is offering an emergency medical technician training class for anyone willing to join the JEMS. More...

URI offers parent training, counseling at Kingston campus

The University of Rhode Island’s Family Therapy Clinic will present its parent training program that encourages communication and mutual support in families. More...

Artist Roger Kirby featured in library exhibit

The new art exhibit in the lobby of the Jamestown library features the work of islander Roger Kirby. More...

Thirty seconds over Jamestown The flying camera captured this seagull’s view this week of Conanicut Marina at East Ferry. Photo by Nate Bousquet (Father Don was standing next to him.) More...

Worden sculpture to be auctioned at CFS event

For the second year in a row, worldrenowned sculptor Kay Worden has donated one of her bronze sculptures to Child & Family Services of Newport County for use in the agency’s upcoming dinner and silent auction. More...

Halloween march

Firemen, witches and princesses parade around the parking lot Monday at the Jamestown Early Learning Center in celebration of Halloween. Photo by Andrea vonHohenleiten More...

Jamestown receives state community development grant

Gov. Donald Carcieri’s office announced last week that Jamestown is the recipient of some $31,500 in Community Development Block Grant funds. More...