May 31, 2007 RSS feed / Upcoming Events

Students place in Spanish exam

Fifteen students in grades 6 through 8 at St. Michael's Country Day School were recognized last week for their outstanding performance in the National Spanish Exam, which was administered in April. More...

Chowder cook-off this weekend

The annual Schweppes Great Chowder Cook-Off will be this Saturday, June 2, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Newport Yachting Center. Restaurants from near and far will be stewing up a wide array of chowders to be judged by a panel of chowder experts. More...

NK high school band awards

The North Kingstown High School band department will hold its awards night concert on Thursday, June 7, at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Three groups will be performing and the seniors will be honored for their years of dedication. More...

JYC spring series race results

Race number 4 of the Jamestown Yacht Club Spring Series was held on May 29. The following are the results for the race: A Class: 1. Jest, Quest 32, Hallowell/Stookey; 2. Vmax, J/105, M. Gefter; 3. Unplugged, Custom 30, S. Murray; 4. More...

Chase tennis tourney planned

Tennis players are invited to participate in the 2nd Annual Roger Chase Memorial Tennis Tournament, presented by Jamestown Fitness, on Sunday, June 10. More...

New art show in Wickford

The Wickford Art Association is exhibiting, "Color & Line." a multimedia display featuring the works of Kathi Kolb, Marjorie Vogel, and Ralph Williams. More...

Farrell on dean's list at Quinnipiac

Hannah Farrell, of Jamestown, made the dean's list at Quinnipiac College for the spring 2007 semester. More...

Grow a sunflower just for fun

The Secret Garden is again sponsoring the annual sunflower contest. Now in its 11th year, the contest pits green-thumbed islanders against each other- each looking to grow the islands largest or tallest sunflower. More...

Watch historic building techniques demo

More than twenty masters of the traditional building trades will be available to answer questions and to demonstrate their crafts on Saturday, June 2 and Sunday, June 3, at Casey Farm in Saunderstown, Rhode Island. More...

Early dismissal next week

North Kingstown High School will be holding ePortfolio presentations for all members of the class of 2008 on Thursday, June 7. This will be an early release time for the high school. More...

Ophelia sessions go to film festival

Child & Family Ophelia Programs will present an exciting collaboration with the- Newport International Film Festival, from June 6 to 10. More...