April 16, 2009 RSS feed / News

Good deed

Samuel Lutyens, Madelaine Crabtree, Isabel Crabtree, Rachael Perry and Caroline Crabtree held a Lenten bake sale to raise money for local people in need. Photo by Andrea von Hohenleiten More...

Mae Day Foundation raises money for scholarships

A foundation has been established in the memory of Jamestowner Maegan Harpool, a spirited 17-year-old who was tragically killed in an automobile accident on Jan. 17, 2004. More...

Library hosts Trés Moutarde Sunday

The local group Trés Moutarde will perform a lively concert at the Jamestown library at 3 p.m. this Sunday, April 19. Trés Moutarde was founded in 2004 in response to a musical "find. More...

Zoning Board grant two variances

Two residences in Jamestown will soon see a makeover, thanks to approvals from the Board of Zoning Appeal. The committee approved a zoning variance for Jamestown resident John Lawless Jr. More...

Island Sports

Register now for girl's softball The Jamestown Recreation Department is getting ready for the girl's softball season. More...

Islander receives award for saving child's life

Newport Patrolman Jason T. Head received the American Legion Award for Merit on March 25 at the American Legion Hall in Riverside, RI. More...

Great Treasure Hunt offers free appraisal of your valuables

One man's junk is another man's treasure, so the saying goes.

You can find out if your junk in the attic, garage or basement is a treasure this week at the Great Treasurer Hunt. Appraisers will be at the Hampton Inn in Middletown from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today through Saturday. No appointment is needed. More...

Library hosts Trés Moutarde Sunday

The local group Trés Moutarde will perform a lively concert at the Jamestown library at 3 p.m. this Sunday, April 19. Trés Moutarde was founded in 2004 in response to a musical "find. More...

New shoes for the team

Spring means new horseshoes for the draft team at North Meadow Farm on Carr Lane. Nick Robertson watches as farrier Marciano Hernandez files the rear hoof of one horse in preparation for shoeing. More...