November 5, 2009 RSS feed / News

Council workshop on fire horn draws few residents

Of the two approaches that the fire department could use to silence its fire horn, one would impose serious financial burdens on the town and local businesses, and the other would increase the risk to public safety, while sparking an increase in fir More...

Time to prep for winter

The Island Garden

The gardening season is ending, albeit slowly with the warm temperatures we’ve had lately. The end of the season is the perfect time to examine your gardening tools for any concerns. More...

Islander publishes practical medical advice guidebook

Islander Dr. Joseph Ciabattoni, spent a lot of time as a doctor explaining common medical problems and recommending basic healthcare tools. More...

Water dept. named ‘Utility of the Year’

The Jamestown Water Department has been named a 2009 Utility of the Year by the New England Water Works Association, a Holliston, Mass.-based, not-for-profit organization of water works professionals. More...

Community Chorus to get ‘coffee cup salute’ on NBC 10

The Jamestown Community Chorus will be featured on NBC 10’s “Coffee Cup Salute” on Monday, Nov. 23, at about 5:45 a.m. More...

Islanders divided on Swain verdict

Scuba shop owner and former town councilor David Swain’s recent murder conviction is the subject of much contention in Jamestown. More...

Boys fall to Chariho in soccer semi-finals

Starting out as the seventh seed in the Division I boys’ soccer playoffs gave the North Kingstown High School boys’ soccer team nowhere to go but up. More...

Spring soccer try-outs to be held Nov. 14

The Jamestown Soccer Association will hold an open try-out session for the U10 division and U8 division for the 2010 spring competitive youth soccer season. Try-outs will be held rain or shine on Saturday, Nov. More...