July 15, 2010 RSS feed / News

Islander promoted to Navy commander

Chris Hodrick of Jamestown, a Navy civil engineer officer stationed at Naval Station Newport, was promoted to commander recently during a ceremony at the Seabee Museum and Memorial Park in North Kingstown. More...

New memories with old friends

Flotsam and Jetsam

I held an event at my house this week. It was a small garden luncheon for a group of women I had never physically met. I was a little nervous about entertaining this group. More...

Comprehensive Plan focus of commission’s efforts

Review and discussion of the town’s Comprehensive Plan continued during last Wednesday’s meeting of the Jamestown Planning Commission. More...

JCT plans August auditions for ‘Cinderella’

Some changes have been made to the audition schedule for the Jamestown Community Theatre’s November production of Rogers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella. More...

St. Mark Church celebrates 50 years of service

St. Mark Roman Catholic Church at 60 Narragansett Ave. was dedicated 50 years ago to the day of July 31, 2010, by the most Rev. Russell J. McVinney, bishop of Providence. More...

LNG: More than just three letters

LNG Threat

I watched the start of the Newport Bermuda race recently. Boats lined up throughout the Bay, ready to make the run. Just three letters were missing on that day: LNG. More...

Summer is here, so get out and fish

With temperatures soaring, the Kettlebottom Crew has hit the water as often as possible. The fishing is incredible, sea breezes help keep us cool and there isn’t a more beautiful place to spend your day. More...