November 2, 2006 RSS feed / About Town

Boo!

Taylor Gregory, Jacob Maloney and Wells Gregory went to the teens' Monster Bash in frightful costumes last Friday night at the fire station. More...

Tour the Endeavor this weekend

The research vessel Endeavor, at the University of Rhode Island, will be open for tours this Saturday, Nov. 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

'Charlie Brown' finale this weekend

Charlie, Linus, Lucy, Snoopy and the rest of the gang will bring music, happiness, and the comfort of good friends to the Jamestown stage, under the direction of Julie Andrews. More...

Scouts to collect food on Saturday

The Boy Scouts of Troop 1 Jamestown are getting ready for the annual Scouting For Food drive. All the food from this drive goes to St. Mark Church for distribution to needy families in the community. More...

Sou'easter dampens weekend

Steve Fasano caught the sailboat washing ashore near Shoreby Hill, at top. Below, Daniel Forster took this photo of waves crashing over the rocks at Horsehead. More...

Team spirit

The Lawn Avenue School soccer (top) and cross-country teams are ready for a competitive season of play. Photos by Andrea von Hohenleiten More...

What's for dinner?

Jamestown restaurants participate in Newport County Restaurant Week

Put your palates and taste buds on the alert. The first annual Newport County Restaurant week is just around the corner. From Nov. 6 to 12 more More...

Knitting for children offered

Jamestown library is offering after-school knitting for youths in grade 4 and up. Learn how to knit from a pro in two sessions, Wednesdays, Nov. 8, and 15 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. More...

Fill an empty bowl Friday night

Empty Bowls 2006 will take place this Friday night, Nov. 3, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Melrose Avenue School. More...

Acclaimed artist finds creative outlet through time-honored quilting craft

For those well versed in embroidery expertise, the name Ursula Michael sparks images of teddy bears, Christmas trees, and flowery homes in needlepoint. More...