May 19, 2011 RSS feed / About Town

Boy Scouts to hold pasta supper Saturday

Jamestown Boy Scout Troop 1 will hold its annual pasta supper on Saturday, May 21, at 5 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church. More...

Local foundation to award island athletes

The Fuzz Foundation for Dedicated Athletes, a nonprofit volunteer organization created in memory of Donald “Fuzzy” Andreozzi by his daughters Megan Fox and Rachel Andreozzi, will present the 2011 awards to one male and one female high sch More...

Library seeks donations for club

The Jamestown Philomenian Library needs Lego donations in order to begin a Lego Club this summer for children between the ages of 7 and 12. More...

Arts center to hold free movie nights

The Jamestown Arts Center will hold a student film showcase tonight – Thursday, May 19 – at 6 p.m. to feature short films made by Jamestown children. More...

Islander wins two awards at Connecticut College

Michael Marshall, a senior at Connecticut College, was recognized twice at the school’s annual awards ceremony held on April 27. Marshall was presented with the Harold D. More...

Rec center to hold middle school dance

The Newport County After School Excitement network will host a dance for sixth, seventh and eighth graders on Friday, May 27, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Jamestown Recreation Center. Cost is $5 and a canned good for local food pantries. More...

Volunteers needed to construct barn

The Jamestown Community Farm is looking for local contractors and carpenters to donate their time and skills on Saturday, May 21, at 7:30 a.m. to help with construction of the community barn. More...

Friends of Library to welcome Jack Reed

The Friends of the Jamestown Library will welcome U.S. Sen. Jack Reed as its guest speaker for their annual meeting on Friday, June 17, at 6 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. More...

Donations for June Festival needed

Central Baptist Church is accepting donations for its annual June Festival, which is set for June 25. Donations may be dropped off at the church from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturdays from now through June 18. More...

Mom Prom scheduled at the PAC Club

The Jamestown Education Foundation will sponsor a Mom Prom on Friday, June 3, at 8 p.m. at the Portuguese American Citizens Club. Cost is $30 and all proceeds will benefit the foundation. There will be a cash bar, food, prizes and raffles. More...

Donations needed for East Ferry yard sale

The Jamestown Lions Club is seeking donations of usable and sellable fishing and boating equipment. Donations will be sold at a yard sale held at East Ferry on June 18 and proceeds will benefit local charities. More...

Islander presented with engineering award

Islander Patrick Byrne received the Waldemar S. Nelson & Company EE Award for academic achievement at the College of Engineering at the University of New Orleans. More...