December 20, 2012 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

‘Unfairly’ denied for senior tax allowance

I am 83 years old and have paid Jamestown property taxes since 1973. I became a full-time resident in 1994. More...

Fort Getty fees should be raised gradually

Jamestown is a rare place occupying an environmental niche that is amazingly beautiful and requires careful stewardship. After Native Americans, the population began as fishermen, farmers and people who catered to summer residents. More...

Police help comfort concerned parent

On Dec. 17, as I got ready for work, television news started to show the photos of the innocent children and teachers that lost their lives in the horrific shootings in Newton, Conn. More...

Write to us

The Jamestown Press accepts letters to the editor. Submissions should be sent to news@jamestownpress by 3 p.m. on the Monday prior to publication. All letters should include your name, address and phone number. More...

Town shouldn’t treat RV campers as trash

What a beautiful place to visit. What an awesome town. I have had the privilege of camping at Fort Getty for 16 years and have met some of the nicest people both at the campground and in town. More...

Tree lighting a success thanks to volunteers

We would like to thank the many Jamestowners who helped this year with the Christmas tree lighting ceremony. More...

Contact state reps for stricter gun control

Dear friend, neighbor, business acquaintance, government representative and family: All of us have watched and read of the recent tragic events of the grade school shooting in Newtown, Conn. Not another mass killing we say? More...

Thanks for making concerts a success

The Jamestown Community Chorus wishes to thank everyone who helped make our holiday concerts such a grand success. Both events were sold out and it was a pleasure for us to sing to a full house each time. More...