June 4, 2009 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Thanks for help with food drive

On behalf of the St. Mark Outreach ministry, we are grateful to the postal workers and adults who helped in the recent canned food drive to benefit the food closet at St. Mark Church. Your efforts will help persons that are less fortunate. More...

Make your payment for the Carr/Clarke school reunion

Final plans are being made for the Carr/Clarke School Reunion being held at noon on July 25 at the Rembijas Pavilion at Ft. Getty. Over 270 "alumni" have shown interest in attending and to date 152 have paid the necessary fees. More...

Island Treasures was a success thanks to volunteers

Last Friday, the Lawn Avenue School Improvement Team and the Jamestown School Department held its third annual Island Treasures Day. More...

Town Council's short-sighted proposal endangers entire island water supply

As president of the Jamestown Shores Association, I am writing to express serious concerns regarding some Town Council members' proposal to sell town-owned property in the Shores. More...

Islanders count 91 bird species in spring session

The 25th annual Conanicut Island Spring Bird Count was held the weekend of May 9 and 10. Because of inclement weather on Saturday the count was extended into Sunday. More...