February 4, 2010 RSS feed / Island History

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Week of February 4

The news of 10 and 15 years ago is from the Jamestown Press. The news of 100 years ago came from the collection of the Newport Historical Society.   100 years ago From the Newport Journal, Feb. 5, 1910   More...

Battery grant

Some people driving across Windmill Hill recently have done a double take as they passed the windmill. The vanes are missing and the mill looks rather forlorn without them. A few have called to find out what’s happening.   More...