June 17, 2010 RSS feed / News

Garden club wins first place award

The Quononoquott Garden Club recently won a national first place award at the National Garden Clubs’ 81st annual convention in Atlanta, Ga. More...

‘Plein air’ event for artists at Beavertail

The Beavertail Lighthouse Museum Association and the Conanicut Island Art Association invite artists to participate in a “plein air” event at Beavertail Point in Jamestown. More...

Theatre By The Sea to present ‘Hello, Dolly!’ starting next week

“Hello, Dolly!” will open at Theatre By The Sea on Wednesday, June 23. More...

ACHIEVEMENTS

Islanders graduate from Bryant University Two island residents graduated from Bryant University during its 147th commencement recently. Ian Taylor received a B.S. degree in business administration, marketing. Katherine Vieira received a B.S. More...

Looking ahead: A home greenhouse for everyone?

The Island Garden

Could it be that in the future, every home will come with its own greenhouse? How would people survive if food could not be transported across oceans, countries or states? More...

My musical passion: The opera

Flotsam and Jetsam

It’s fairly common to hear folks discussing the latest CD by Michael Buble, Carrie Underwood or the Black-Eyed Peas. More...

Alien invader presents potential danger to Jamestown

June 22 meeting to focus on beetle

America’s most beautiful and popular trees are under attack by an alien invader – the Asian Longhorned Beetle. More...

Town ready for summer boating season, says Harbor Commission

After a few repairs and new additions, Jamestown is ready to embrace recreational boaters and tourists visiting town docks this summer, the Harbor Management Commission reported during its meeting last Wednesday. More...

New ‘Chuckwagon’

Chopmist Charlie’s now has a new catering trailer, dubbed the “Chuckwagon.” Custom-built in Florida, the trailer is completely self-contained for catering events large and small. More...

Island students win awards, graduate N.K.H.S.

Several island students received scholarships during North Kingstown High School’s recent Honors Night. They include: More...

JYC announces spring sailing series race results

Race number 5 of the Jamestown Yacht Club’s spring series was held June 8. Here are the results: More...

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Showing his smarts

Joshua Neronha, a fourth-grade student at Melrose School, holds up his team’s answer card in the school’s first annual “Trivia for Charity” tournament, an event sponsored by th More...

8th grade grads

St. Michael’s Country Day School recently presented awards to several graduating eighthgrade students. More...

Top of the fleet

Rachel Bryer of Jamestown was the top 4.7 sailor, posting all bullets, in the recent 2010 Laser Atlantic Coast Championship, hosted at the Sayville Yacht Club in Blue Point, N.Y. More...

Bay Voyage to kick off new look, new attitude and new menu

Forget stuffy airs and a haughty atmosphere – the Wyndham Bay Voyage Inn and Restaurant is sailing into the 2010 summer season with a new look and new leadership, leaving behind its sometimesuptight image and charting a path toward a quality, More...