November 25, 2010 RSS feed / News

Bentley, Phillips married on Sept. 25

Allison Bentley and Adam Phillips were married in Jamestown on Sept. 25. Allison is the daughter of David and Jane Bentley of Jamestown. Adam is the son of Keri Phillips of Plymouth, Mass. More...

Teen center announces upcoming events

The Jamestown Senior Center and Jamestown Teen Center will offer a Holiday Helpers service on the first three Saturdays of December. More...

Treats for the feets

Students and teachers from the Melrose Elementary School proudly display socks that they collected for their “Warm the World Sock Drive.” Students in grades K-4 participated in the charita More...

Sailing in a winter wonderland

The sailors gather weekly to talk about their boats, drink coffee, and catch up with each other. Oh, and by the way, to race Shellback dinghies in the chilly waters of Narragansett Bay. More...

Youth basketball scheduled to begin

The Jamestown Recreation Department will start its Youth Basketball League on Saturday, Dec. 4. Boys in grades 4-8 will meet at 9 a.m. at the Lawn Avenue Gym. Girls in grades 4-8 will meet at 9 a.m. at the Recreation Center. More...

Sharing Lessons

Students from Melrose School’s Mrs. Green’s, Mrs. MacIntyre’s and Ms. More...

Last week to vote for Beavertail Lighthouse

This is the last week to vote for Beavertail Lighthouse in the Hampton Hotel’s Save-A-Landmark campaign. The winning landmark will receive at donation for preservation work. More...

Subdivision on Narragansett Avenue approved

The single item of new business was dispatched with speed at the Nov. 17 Planning Commission meeting. More...

Humane Society announces contest winners

The fall 2010 Humane Society of Jamestown’s photo contest winners will be featured in the 2011 Humane Society of Jamestown calendar. The winners are: More...

Prout School announces first quarter honor roll

The Prout School in Wakefield announced its first quarter honor roll. More...

Winter dinner offers a broad selection on the island

Bay Voyage Inn 150 Conanicus Ave. The Bay Voyage Inn offers a flawless view of the bay and is dedicated to ensuring that Jamestown residents enjoy dining in the coming winter months. More...

Ricci, Cofone announce engagement

Wayne and Barbara Ricci of Jamestown announce the engagement of their son Matthew to Mary Cofone of Westerly. Matt is a graduate of the Prout School and Sacred Heart University. More...

Lawn Ave. announces academic awards

The Lawn Avenue School announced its first-quarter Excellence in Effort awards. Exemplary students included seventh graders Noah Simmons, Lucy Bolibruch and Rachel Warner; and eighth-graders Elisabeth LaMantia and Samara Ayvazian- Hancock. More...

NKHS finishes fifth at Great Oaks Regatta

The North Kingstown High School sailing team finished fifth at the Great Oaks Regatta held in New Orleans on Nov. 20-21. More...

Chamber Chatter

Since my last report in July, the Jamestown Chamber of Commerce held its annual gala, Night at Watson Farm, under a big tent in a field overlooking the west passage. More...

Local authors schedule book signing

On Thursday, Dec. More...

One person’s junk is another’s treasure at the Transfer Station

Although the Jamestown Transfer Station hasn’t been a dump for nearly 25 years, the moniker seems hard to shake. More...