March 17, 2011 RSS feed / About Town

Girls’ softball league begins registration

Registration has begun for the Jamestown Girls’ Softball League. Two age groups will be available: Instructional League, for grades 1-3, and a youth league, for grades 4-7. More...

Islander named to dean’s list at UMass

Victoria Dolce of Jamestown was named to the dean’s list at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Dolce is a nursing major and held a GPA above 3.2 for the sememster. More...

Library to show last film of winter series

The Jamestown Philomenian Library will present its last film for the winter season – “The Power of One” – on Thursday, March 24, at 7 p.m. The movie is set in South Africa during the 1930s and 1940s and runs 127 minutes. More...

Arts center to hold free workshop tonight

The Jamestown Arts Center will hold its final free workshop tonight – Thursday, March 17 – from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Students in grades 5-8 are invited to attend the workshop. More...

Two island students named to honor roll

The Providence Country Day School in East Providence announced its honor roll for the latest trimester. John Mayers, class of 2012, was awarded Upper School Honors. Mayers held a GPA between 3.3 and 3.7 with no grade below a B-minus. More...

Two weeks remain for baseball registration

Registration has started for the Jamestown Baseball Association upcoming season. The deadline to register is March 31. The association consists of four leagues: Majors, ages 9-12; minors, ages 8-10; rookies, ages 6-7; and T-ball, ages 4-5. More...

Island women’s club offers scholarships

The Jamestown Women’s Club is now accepting applications for two $1,000 scholarships. These are one-time awards for expenses associated with a student’s first year at school. More...

‘Spring Fling’ dance tomorrow at rec center

The Teen Center will hold a dance tomorrow – Friday, March 18 – at the recreation center from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Admission for the “Spring Fling” is $10 without a snack to share, and $5 with one. More...