August 9, 2007 RSS feed / Editorial

Celebrate 350 years

The big moment has finally arrived - Jamestown's 350th Celebration. Strike up the Jamestown Community Band! It was 350 years ago when settlers purchased Conanicut Island from the Narragansett Indians. More...

Running for election

This week the first contender has tossed a hat into the local political ring. Jamestowners will elect a new five-member Town Council this fall. There are two seats open on the School Committee. Islanders will also choose a town moderator. More...

Save the island farms

By now everyone has probably seen the cow-like billboards posted along North Main Road. The signs are asking for our help. More...