December 6, 2007 RSS feed / About Town

JEMS honored by BankNewport

Jamestown Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) recently received $500 from BankNewport as a goodwill donation to acknowledge the efforts of the volunteer first responders who continually provide emergency service at no charge to Conanicut Island resid More...

Veteran's recall Pearl Harbor

The island's veterans groups will commemorate Pearl Harbor Day on Friday, Dec. 7, by raising the flags over East Ferry's Veterans Memorial Square. More...

Help plan teen center activities

The Jamestown Teen Center will hold two planning meetings on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the recreation center. The student meeting will be from 4:30 to 6 p.m. and the parent meeting will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. More...

'Holiday Medley' this weekend

The Jamestown Community Chorus will perform its "Holiday Medley" program twice this weekend, first on Saturday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m., and again on Sunday, Dec. 9, at 3 p.m. More...

Gruen novel discussion topic

The Afternoon Book Discussion at the Jamestown Library continues on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 1 p.m., with the book "Water for Elephants: a Novel," by Sara Gruen. Future books for discussion include "Sister Carrie," by Theodore Dreiser, on Jan. More...

Garden club gets new officers

The Quononoquott Garden Club will install the 2008 club officers at their meeting on Monday, Dec. 10, at 11 a.m. The meeting will be followed by the club's Christmas luncheon at the Conanicut Yacht Club. More...

Books are great stocking stuffers

The Friends of the Jamestown Library will host a winter book sale in the gallery hallway at the Jamestown library beginning tomorrow, Friday, Dec. 7 through Monday, Dec. 10, during regular library hours. More...

Santa to tour by firetruck

The Jamestown Fire Department will be conducting their annual Santa Run this Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 8 and 9. Members of the fire department will be transporting Santa and his helpers around town starting at 10 a.m. both days. More...