May 2, 2013 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Show appreciation to Jamestown teachers

Continuing changes in education regulations, requirements and standards at the district, state and national levels have heightened the challenges facing teachers today. More...

Numbers for sea-level rise are way off base

I am a research geologist with the University of California-Santa Barbara who just moved permanently to Jamestown. I have taken vacations here all my life. Half of my work is related to past climates in one way or another. More...

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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...

Thanks to state rep for $500 legislative grant

I wanted to take this opportunity to publicly thank Deb Ruggiero, the state representative for Jamestown and Middletown, for her continued support for the Jamestown Community Farm. More...

Island cleanup should be year-round affair

In the April 25 edition of the Press there was a letter to the editor from Patrick Driscoll about the beach cleanup on Earth Day (“Volunteers few and far between on rainy day”). More...

Thanks for donating orchid book to library

The Jamestown Philomenian Library would like to thank the Quononoquott Garden Club for its recent donation of “Understanding Orchids: An Uncomplicated Guide to Growing the World’s Most Exotic Plants” by William Culliana. More...