August 21, 2008 RSS feed / News

Town water rules amended

The Town Council held a public hearing at Monday's meeting regarding amendments to the general rules and regulations of the Board of Water and Sewer Commissioners. More...

Porters win J/22 series scoring two bullets on final day

Bright sun and blustery conditions provided the perfect setting for Bill and Alice Porter to punctuate this year's Fleet 12 Championship with a pair of wins. More...

Greene takes field hockey skills to Junior Olympics

Islander Megan Greene is wrapping up a busy summer and can now call herself a junior Olympian. Greene was a member of the field hockey team at the Junior Olympics held in Detroit, Michigan recently. More...

NOTICE

Recently someone took two ratty old green resin chairs from a bus stop in the Jamestown Shores. The folks who use the chairs need to sit in them while waiting for the bus and would appreciate having them returned. More...

Islanders remember the great hurricane at library event

The Friends of the Jamestown Library and the Jamestown Historical Society will present "Memories of the 1938 Hurricane" on Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 7 p.m. at the library. More...

Foolishness will rule East Ferry this Saturday

The 31st Annual Fools' Rules Regatta will be held this Saturday, Aug. 23, on the Town Beach at East Ferry in Jamestown. The rain date will be the following day. As always, the cannon will be fired at 9 a.m. More...

Where in the World is the Jamestown Press?

Katelyn Aynalem of Clarke's Village Road, rear left, recently returned from Ethiopia where she spent her summer volunteering at an orphanage with her cousin Tarik Kassa, rear right. More...

Islander will write about the Democratic National Convention

Jamestowner Deb Ruggiero plans to blog about her experience next week as an elected delegate from Rhode Island at the Democratic National Convention. More...

U-12 soccer teams gearing up for competition

Jamestown's two Competitive U12 Soccer Teams announced in the Press last week are up and running. Under 12 players, who were born between Aug. More...

CRMC invited to Jamestown to discuss ordinance issues

Chairman Michael de Angeli at the Aug. More...

Military families' ice cream social

The Jamestown Military Spouses Group will hold a "Welcome to Jamestown" ice cream social tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 22, at 2 p.m. at 830 East Shore Rd. More...

Town Council and School Committee hold joint retreat

The School Committee welcomed the Town Council at its annual retreat held Aug. 14 at the Senior Center. The groups heldinformal discussions on how they can work together to accomplish common goals. More...

Where in the World is the Jamestown Press?

Morgan K.O. Lopes had her picture taken with the driver of a horse drawn car in Killarney, Ireland, while on tour there with her grandmother and aunt this summer. More...