October 28, 2010 RSS feed / News

Recreation Report

As another busy recreational summer season ends, I’d like to update you on our fall and winter happenings. Starting this week, our popular open-recreation for students in fourth through sixth grades begins. More...

The last of the old Jamestown Bridge will finally fall this winter

The state Department of Transportation announced on Oct. 12, the decision to dismantle the last remaining section of the old Jamestown Bridge. More...

Sachem Canonchet and his farm topic of talk

The South Kingstown Public Library in Peace Dale, will present “Canonchet, the Narragansetts, and Canonchet Farm”, a talk by local historian Richard Vangermeersch, on Sunday afternoon, Nov. 7, at 2 p.m. More...

Where in the World is the Jamestown Press?

Paul Vieira standing in front of the Hollywood sign in Hollywood, Calif. More...

Put safety first this Halloween

Sunday night, Oct. 31, is Halloween, a holiday that has roots going back some 2,000 years, and is, in modern times, a night when kids don costumes and walk through the spooky, darkened streets asking for handouts of candy. More...

Fall lectures at IYRS explore boatbuilding methods

Beginning in early November, the International Yacht Restoration School will host a four-part lecture series that will explore the boatbuilding methods of yesterday, today, and tomorrow. More...

Aerial paint job

Tuesday’s warm weather proved to be perfect conditions for painting the cupola on the fire station’s memorial museum. Here, a fearless Bert Dickinson tends to the job. More...

JSA Announces Try-Out for 2011 Spring Soccer

The Jamestown Soccer Association (JSA) is pleased to announce its Open Tryout Session for the 2011 Spring Competitive Season of the Under 8, Under 10, Under 12, and Under 14 teams. All Jamestown youth soccer players are encouraged to attend. More...

Fly-tying classes forming in North Kingstown

The Department of Environmental Management’s Division of Fish and Wildlife is offering a program this fall for anglers interested in developing and improving their fly tying skills. More...

Upcoming

Drawing classes begin Nov. 2 Learn how to draw with colored pencils in a four-week course taught by artist Kendra Ferreira. More...

Get swept up in JCT ‘Cinderella’ fantasy

Stories with happy endings never go out of style, even if it’s just in fairy tales. More...