July 14, 2011 RSS feed / News

Wolfe receives honors at Northfield Mount

Robert Wolfe of Jamestown was named to the academic honor roll for the spring term at Northfield Mount Herman School. Wolfe received honors. More...

Jamestown teen returns from two-week trip to Peru

On April 7, the Press featured a story on Jay Mayers, a Jamestown resident and high school student at Providence Country Day School in East Providence. More...

Father-daughter duo win national duckpin championship

Ashley Shaw bowled a high game of 116 on the way to her team’s recent win at the National Duckpin Youth Championships. The road to the 38th annual national tournament in Linthicum, Md., went through Meadowbrook Lanes in Warwick. More...

From the State House

Greetings friends and neighbors. Thank you for your many calls and e-mails. As your state representative, my goal has been to keep our taxes down and create jobs in our state. More...

Isner captures Hall of Fame Championship

The Campbell’s Hall of Fame Tennis Championships has wrapped for another year, with No. 1 seed John Isner claiming the Van Alen Cup. Isner defeated Olivier Rochus to become the first No. More...

Local architect becomes first-of-its-kind specialist in state

Jamestown architect Shahin Barzin was recently designated as an Aging-in-Place specialist, a certifi cation awarded by the National Association of Homebuilders. More...

Gilbert Stuart Museum begins art week today

The Gilbert Stuart Museum will hold its second annual Artist in Residence Week starting today – Thursday, July 14 – and will run through Monday, July 18, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. More...

Gilbert, Bryant wed

Emily Bryant and Caleb Gilbert were married on the Isla de Pasion in Cozumel, Mexico, on Feb. 12. Gilbert’s sister, Alexis, married the couple under the authority of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. More...

Fournier, Enos to wed

Major Thomas Joseph Fournier, U.S. Army, of Exeter, N.H., and Dr. Megan Elizabeth Enos of Jamestown, recently announced their engagement while in Paris, France. More...

‘Hairspray’ set to open at Theatre by the Sea

The Broadway sensation “Hairspray” will open up at Theatre by the Sea in Matunuck on Wednesday, July 20. Performances will be held at the theatre through Aug. 20. More...

‘Bubbles’ tomorrow at Theatre by the Sea

Keith Michael Johnson will return to Theatre by the Sea for the third consecutive year tomorrow – Friday, July 15 – to perform his popular production, “The Secret World of Bubbles.” There will be two shows: 10 a.m. and noon. More...

Cove construction

While visiting his grandparents Joe and Cathy Bettencourt of Howland Avenue, Owen Haynes, 12, of Mansfield, Mass., worked tirelessly on a sand sculpture at Mackerel Cove. More...

Sounds of the drums beating fill the recreation center

The muffled beat of the drums – African, Brazilian, Cuban – scattered the sound of music over East Ferry Thursday night, as curious passers-by dropped by the Jamestown Recreation Center to see who was jamming. More...