April 9, 2009 RSS feed / News

Ryan Morris named to Governor's Cup team

At a time when many high school seniors are hoping to coast through the rest of the school year, islander Ryan Morris is gearing up for an intense few months of baseball and football. More...

Things that make me happier

Flotsam and Jetsam

I'm going to borrow a move from the Martha Stewart playbook. She often writes about "Good Things" in her publications. More...

Planning Commission gives seal of approval to $453k grant

With a large emphasis on affordable housing and the town's Comprehensive Community Plan in mind, the Jamestown Planning Commission passed a proposal for a Community Development Block Grant last week at Town Hall. More...

Medal winners

The Jamestown Science Olympiad Team competed against over 20 other teams from around the state on March 28. The competition, held at Rhode Island College, involved the use of science skills in 23 events. More...

Wind Committee evaluates turbine options

Within two years, Jamestown may be profiting from its own energy use, and with minimal impact on the environment. More...

Weed control

The Island Garden

If you ask Scott at Jamestown Hardware how high his weeds are, he'll say they're o.k. now, but come summer he'll have a job to find his house and he wonders what happened to his garden. More...

Kids' Corner

Student works from the Jamestown School

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Where in the World is the Jamestown Press?

Judy and Dwight Smith visited Zhangjiajie, Hunan Province, China with their copy of the Press. Smith is a cartoonist for the Jamestown Press. More...

Garden club holds first meeting of the year

Quononoquott Garden Club will have its first meeting of 2009 at St. Matthew's Parish Hall on Monday, April 13, beginning with a business meeting at 1 p.m. The program will start at 2 p.m. More...