January 27, 2011 RSS feed / News

Salad mix pulled from grocery store after contamination report

All containers of Northeast Spring Mix Salad have been removed from McQuade’s Marketplace after a sample recently tested positive for listeria monocytogenes. More...

Library announces upcoming events

The Friends of the Jamestown Library has announced its schedule of upcoming events for February. On Friday, Feb. 4, the library will show the film “Traces of the Trade,” followed by a discussion with filmmaker Elizabeth Delude- Dix. More...

Even the small tools need some TLC

The Island Garden

This is the time of year when your garden tools should be looked at. That leaf rake with all the broken teeth should be tossed. New ones are cheap enough, but if you are going to toss it out, save the handle. More...

Cook, Lightbown wed

Daniel Cook and Carin Beth Lightbown were married on Jan. 16 at the Roger Williams Park Botanical Center in Providence. More...

Melrose, Lawn Avenue school chiefs brief committee

Prior to hearing reports from the principals of the Melrose and Lawn Avenue Schools, the School Committee briefly discussed food service, the budget for the upcoming school year and the North Kingstown tuition contract at its Jan. 20 meeting. More...

Children’s story times and discussion groups

The Jamestown Philomenian Library invites children in grades 3 through 5 for the Children’s Book Club discussion group on Thursday, Feb. 3, from 3 to 4 p.m. “The Doll People” by Ann M. Martin and Laura Godwin will be discussed. More...

Shannon, Mattingly wed

Jonathan Roman Shannon and Lucia Dixon Mattingly were married on May 15 in Isla Mujeres, Mexico. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Mattingly of West Palm Beach, Fla., and Jamestown. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Lawn Avenue students learn science by using toys

Young students today are passionate about technology. Their skills and expertise are being challenged these days in the world of robotics. They are also passionate about toys and games, which makes the FIRST Lego League the perfect combination. More...