December 7, 2006 RSS feed / News

Remember people in need this Christmas

The holiday season is a time to remember the blessings in our lives and a time to give back to the community however we can. More...

Decorations and gifts are part of a holiday plan

In the wake of the first snowflakes of the season, locals still clinging to their shorts and sandals are suddenly scrambling with the reminder that Christmas is just around the corner. More...

Horn enthusiasts invite all for a special Christmas concert

Tubas of all sizes, baritones and euphoniums are only a few of a wide array of horns that will play on Saturday, Dec. 9, at the third annual Christmas Tubaphonia Concert in North Kingstown. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. More...

Spreading holiday beauty

Members of the Quononoquott Garden Club decorated the town last week by filling sidewalk barrels with holiday greens and sprucing up the garden at the fire station Memorial Museum, which they helped create earlier this year. More...

Press wants your sports news

The Jamestown Press likes to cover local sports - all sports - especially events that include island residents. Get your sports scores and news to us by Monday at 5 p.m. to be included in the Thursday edition. E-mail us at news@jamestownpress. More...

Dr. Benedetto joins South County Hospital staff

South County Hospital has announced the appointment of Bernard Benedetto, M.D., General Surgery, to the medical staff. He is joining Drs. More...

Christmas at the lighthouse

Volunteers decked the halls of the Beavertail Lighthouse Museum for an open house on Sunday. From left are Linda Warner, George Warner, Charlie and Karan Osenton, Joan Vessella, and Jessica Burrows. More...

Help osprey get new homes this holiday season

Jamestowns native ospreys need a summer home, and the Conanicut Island Raptor Project needs help to ensure that returning ospreys will continue to nest on Conanicut Island. More...

Parties file briefs in Swain appeal in civil case

Pre-briefing statements have been completed by both parties in the state Supreme Court appeal by Jamestown businessman David Swain of a Superior Court civil judgment last February that found him responsible for the drowning death of his wife, Shelle More...

Grasshopper book leaping off local shelves for holidays

Island resident Jeanne Archambault has just published a children's picture book called "The Leaping Grasshopper," which is colorfully illustrated by Dwight Smith, also of Jamestown. More...