April 22, 2010 RSS feed / News

School committee members hear about busy spring schedule

Last Thursday’s meeting of the Jamestown School Committee was quick and quiet with Superintendent Marcia Lukon and School Committee Chairperson Cathy Kaiser both absent. More...

Island adult day services center to open next week

Grand opening reception April 29

“If it were easy, everyone would do it.” Jamestown residents are lucky that island business owner Gail Sheahan works for what she believes in – even when it’s not easy. More...

Tour features Newport homes

The 2010 “Neighborhoods of Newport” house tour will be held this Sunday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event, organized as a benefit for the school by the Parents Association of St. More...

Islanders play prominent roles in two new books

Two island residents are involved with new books that have recently been released. More...

Island students named to N.K. High School honor roll

The following island students were named to the North Kingstown High School Principal’s Honor Roll for the second quarter, achieving an academic average of 90 or better, with no failures. More...

Dispose of your old medicine by taking it to Baker’s Pharmacy

It has always been a sticky issue: What do you do with out-ofdate and left-over prescriptions in your medicine cabinet at home? More...

Many have a bird-brained addiction to Internet webcams

Flotsam and Jetsam

Soap operas are addictive. So are reality TV shows. Each allows us a way to peer into the lives of people whose worlds are more dramatic than our own. I’d be the first to admit that my life is mostly dull. More...