2006-08-24 / About Town

Garden winners announced

The Quononoquott Garden Club has announced the winners of the annual Village Beautification Contest. Entrants competed in four categories: inground gardens, container gardens, window boxes and public buildings.

In-ground garden winners were, in first place, the Bay Voyage Inn, and in second, Trattoria Simpatico. Anita Haircut earned an honorable mention.

The container-garden winners were Conanicut Marine at East Ferry, first place, Ocean Essence Spa, second, and Jamestown Designs, honorable mention.

Window Box winners included Mansions and Manors, in first place, Island Realty, second place, and TCC, honorable mention.

This year's new category, public buildings, had the police station winning first place, Town Hall, second place, and the Grange Hall/Senior Center, an honorable mention.

The Quononoquott Garden Club and its President Gloria Westlake thank all of the participants for their extra efforts in making Jamestown beautiful.

Anybody who did not receive a flyer announcing this contest, should contact Betty Ann Taylor at 423-0120 and let her know they would like to be included in the upcoming Holiday Decorations Contest.

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