October 5, 2006 RSS feed / News

From the Librarian's Desk

Business has been mighty slow during this truly spectacular More...

Police Log

Juvenile cited for driving violation Three juveniles in a car were stopped at Ft. Wetherill Sept. 30 after the park had closed. The driver, 16, was cited for driving with a learner's permit without an adult in the vehicle. More...

JEMS compiles island house locater directory

Volunteers of the Jamestown Emergency Medical Services have compiled a directory of Jamestown street maps that identifies the location of each residence and business by street number. More...

Israeli, Palestinian women to speak about conflict in the Middle East

The Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies at the University of Rhode Island in Kingston is participating in the 12th Jerusalem Women Speak tour organized by Partners for Peace in co-operation with such groups as the URI More...

Harsch's AG run gains momentum

J. William W. Harsch, Jamestown's lead town solicitor and a former state and federal official, continued his efforts in September to unseat incumbent state Attorney General Patrick Lynch in next month's election. More...

Tree committee approves town forest signage, discusses tree plantings

The town Tree Preservation and Protection Committee opened its September meeting by approving for a signage design for the town forest located at the schoolyard .The committee also discussed the free tree planting program for residents. More...

Fire alarm policy changed

The Jamestown Fire Department has changed its policy for fire alarm system, sprinkler system, and occupancy plan reviews. This effects all contractors, engineers, builders, architects or building designers, electricians having work in Jamestown. More...

Town Meetings

Thursday, Oct. 5 6:30 p.m., Melrose school: a joint meeting of the School Committee and the Town Council. More...

Fire & EMS Runs

Fire runs 1:51 p.m., Sept. 21n 7 p.m., Sept. 21, all units responded to a training drill at the fire station. More...

Narragansett Ave. center opposed

The application for a specialuse permit filed by property owners Irene and Goerge Dolos and the town recreation department for a proposed teen center at 23 Narragansett Ave. met strong opposition at the Sept. 26 Zoning Board of Review meeting. More...