September 25, 2008 RSS feed / News

Right of Way at Hull Cove still a divisive issue

A letter to the Conservation Commission from Hull Cove resident Varoujan Karentz concerning the public right-of-way at Hull Cove was addressed by Conservation Commission Chairman Chris Powell at Monday's Town Council meeting. More...

Protection of environment is concern for the Conservation Commission

Granting relief for a wetlands setback restriction was not an option Jamestown could afford, the Conservation Commission agreed at its Sep. 16 meeting. More...

Planners focus on zoning ordinances in village

Updating the zoning regulations in the Jamestown Village Special Development District was the focus of the Planning Commission's first meeting of the month on Sept. 17. More...

The Jamestown Yacht Club's Fall Series Race

Race number three of the Jamestown Yacht Club Fall Series was held on Sept. 21. The following are the results for the race: A Class: 1. Unplugged, C28, Scott Murray; 2. Jest, Quest 32, P Hallowell/ A Stookey; 3. More...

Andrea Brayman wins Half Ironman

Islander Andrea Brayman was the top female in the FirmMan Rhode Island Half Ironman held on Sunday in Narragansett. Brayman easily won the race consisting of a 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike and 13.1 mile run (or half marathon). More...

Where in World is the Jametown Press?

Judy and Winston Knight, with their children and grandchildren, rested with the Press after artillery practice in Lyme Regis, Dorset, England. More...

Medical fund golf tournament rescheduled

The Jamestown Medical Fund Golf Tournament that was cancelled due to stormy weather on Sept. 6 has been rescheduled for Saturday, Oct. 11. The time for the shotgun start remains at 8 a.m. More...

Harbor commission receives clarification on mooring fields

The long-awaited meeting with Coastal Resources Management Council Marine Resources Specialist Kevin Cute finally transpired at the Harbor Management Commission's Sept. 17 meeting. Although the meeting needed to be postponed from Sept. More...