May 1, 2008 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Cleanup effort a great success

The Jamestown Conservation Commission would like to express appreciation for all those who made the annual Earth Day Shoreline Cleanup a success this past Saturday. More...

School committee salutes teachers

It is with pleasure that the Jamestown School Committee takes the opportunity to celebrate the fabric of school life - the closely woven partnership of teachers, administrators and parents who provide a healthy, challenging learning environment in More...

Disregard the spin, prohibit methoprene use

I was somewhat appalled that someone would write last week to imply that the issue pertaining to lobster mortality was somehow rooted in "superstition and innuendo." Then I reached the bottom of the letter. It figures. More...

Fishermen weigh in on methoprene

This is in response to the letter from Joseph M. Conlon, technical advisor for the American Mosquito Control Association. Rhode Island lobstermen never claimed that methoprene was the sole cause of the dwindling lobster population. More...

Dawgz ante up for big ka-boom

On behalf of the Rocket 'hogs and the citizens of Jamestown, I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the Rocket Dawgz for their recent donation of $1,272.19 to the Fireworks Fund. More...