September 14, 2006 RSS feed / About Town

Fall soccer league scores

U-6 League, Outstanding Players: Jamestown Women's Club: Maya Gamble, Jake Whitehead; Stearns Farms: Theodore Simmons, Anza DiGasper; Lila Delman Real Estate: Charlotte Simmons, Gregory Violet; Holland Heat & A/ C, Mike Bonner, Kensie Lennon; Mansion More...

Where in the world is the Jamestown Press?

Sgt. Solomon, on right, from Hamilton Avenue sent this picture of him and Staff Sgt. More...

9/11 tribute in chalk

Dylan and James D'Alessandro contributed to the Memory Walk on the sidewalk in front of the Narragansett Avenue house they share with their mother Dianne Grippi. With them are friends Daniel Irwin, Tyler Woodward, and Gage DeVellis. More...

Community Center open Fridays for teens

The Jamestown Community Center will be open for teens on Fridays from 2 to 6 p.m. The gym will be open for basketball, dodgeball and volleyball, and pool tables, Ping-Pong and other games will be available in the lobby. More...

Island fair 'Heyday' celebrates land conservation and open space on historic Dutra Farm property

The Conanicut Island Land Trust will present its 11th Heyday event this Saturday, Sept.16, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dutra Dairy Farm will host the island version of a county fair this year, in the More...

Yacht club's fall series race results

Race number two of the Jamestown Yacht Club Fall Series was held Sept. 10. The following are the results: More...

The Senior Scene

Getting a bit cool out there, and we certainly hope that doesn't mean we won't get our customary days of "Indian Summer, one of the nicest times of the year, when it's neither hot nor cold, but just right. More...

More than 60 years of "fishin' in the bay"

"I still go fishing in the bay every day," said former Jamestown Fire Chief Joe Tiexiera. "That's why I call my boat Chief I, from my days as the fire chief. Fishing in the bay isn't what it used to be, not by a long shot. More...

NK parents group to meet

North Kingstown High School will hold its first PTSO meeting of the new school year on Thursday, Sept. 21, at 7 p.m. in the school's Media Center. More...

Plath and Hughes on tap for book discussion

The Evening Book Discussion at the Jamestown library will be held Tuesday, Sept. 26, at 7 p.m. with a discussion of some of the poetry of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes, whose tragic marriage ended in Plath's suicide. More...

Drew, Courtney, and Emma MacIntyre of Maple Avenue showed off their giant sunflowers last week. Photo by Andrea von Hohenleiten More...