July 21, 2011 RSS feed / News

Memorial service planned for longtime resident

A memorial service will be held for Mary (Weygant) Waldman on Saturday, July 30, at 2:30 p.m. at St. Paul’s Old Narragansett Church in Wickford. More...

Former NKHS standout making the most of position change

Ryan Morris, Rhode Island’s 2009 Gatorade Player of the Year, made a habit of cleanly fielding bad hops and regularly hitting over .400 when he played at North Kingstown High School. More...

The Shack keeps the focus on high-quality ingredients in its second year

Peter Liberati’s day begins early. His restaurant, The Shack, opens for breakfast at 8 a.m. Offerings include eggs sandwiches, using farm fresh eggs from the Jamestown Community Farm. More...

State representative awards tree committee with $1,000 grant

The traffic island at the corner of Eldred Avenue and East Shore Road will soon receive a landscaping makeover thanks in large part to a legislative grant sponsored by Rhode Island Rep. Deb Ruggiero. More...

NKHS Class of 1986 plans its 25th reunion

The North Kingstown High School Class of 1986 will hold its 25th reunion on Saturday, Aug. 6, from 6 p.m. to midnight at the West Valley Inn in West Warwick. The fee is $45 per person or $86 per couple. More...

Forbidden fruit: an abundance of figs

Flotsam and Jetsam

I had a great treat last week. We flew down to our house in the South and, and upon arriving, we were delighted to find that our fig tree was loaded with ripe and ripening figs. Fresh figs are a passion I discovered as a young adult. More...