September 21, 2006 RSS feed / News

Council to meet in closed session to discuss recreation director

A special Town Council meeting will be called to discuss issues involving use of the Community Center, including its use by the Jamestown Community Theatre, and questions about decisions and actions of town Recreation Director Matthew Bolles pertaini More...

Cancer Society offers breast cancer guidelines

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a month dedicated to increasing public knowledge about a disease that will strike an estimated 212,920 women in the United States this year. More...

Items needed for women's shelter

The Women's Resource Center of Newport and Bristol Counties is looking for donations of toiletries and various household items for women entering the Safe Home. More...

Council approves school generator contract

Town councilors last week decided to award the bid for installation of an emergency generator for the Melrose Avenue School to Jack's Electric of Jamestown, the second lowest of five solicited More...

Comet seen in Cuba

Comet, the young osprey from the Great Creek nest that was fitted with a radio transmitter this summer, was tracked to Cuba this week. More...

Legislators buy books for island students

Senate Majority Leader M. Teresa Paiva Weed (D-Dist. 13, Jamestown, Newport) and House Deputy Minority Whip Bruce J. Long (R-Dist. More...

Donate used instruments to student musicians

The Jamestown Education Foundation is looking for used musical instruments to enable all students in grades 5 through 8 the opportunity to play in the school band. More...

Sub-committee to adjust harbor ordinance

Harbor commissioners discussed the Harbor Management Ordinance that has yet to be approved by the the Coastal Resources Management Council. More...