March 21, 2013 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Beached seals should be viewed from distance

As oceanographers, we believe in making use of every opportunity that presents itself to introduce children to the wonders that the ocean has to offer. More...

Don’t approach marine mammals

I’m writing in response to the cover photo of the children and harp seal that was printed on March 14. Seals are protected under the Marine Mammal Protection Act. 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...

Hull Cove should be off limits to public

The March 14 editorial in the Press highlighting and endorsing a grant possibility to build a wooden elevated walkway from Beavertail Road to Hull Cove is flawed. More...

Don’t forget to sign up for Cal Ripken Baseball

I am writing to thank Eric Bush for his tireless efforts over the past several years as the president of Jamestown Cal Ripken Baseball. I met Eric a few years ago when my son became active and I decided to become a coach in our league. More...

Banning plastic bags may boost economy

I read in the Jamestown Press on Feb. 28 that Rep. Deb Ruggiero had concerns about the recently introduced bill that would ban single-use plastic checkout bags (“Banning plastic bags statewide?”). Like Rep. More...