August 29, 2013 RSS feed / News

Final auditions upcoming for ‘Dear Edwina’

Final auditions for the Jamestown Community Theatre’s production of “Dear Edwina” will take place on Sunday, Sept. 8, at the recreation center. More...

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Around the Island Race this Sunday

Summer sailing may be winding down on Narragansett Bay, but this weekend will be one of the busiest the harbor has seen this year. More...

Fast Lane, Four Suns win respective classes

The ninth race of Jamestown Yacht Club’s summer racing series was held on Aug. 20. The results were: More...

Local glass artist awarded for ‘Water Walk’

In the worlds of art and design, successful collaboration is a significant achievement not often celebrated – until now. More...

Fracking inspires local artist to build teahouse

Jamestown artist Dick Lynn is working on a project that will blend the classic with high tech, while at the same time making a statement about the perils of natural gas fracking. More...

Island Chatter

Junior golf completed its season at the Jamestown Golf Course last week, and six foursomes competed in the season’s final event. First place at 1-over par went to the team of Jack Westall, Nick Antonucci T.J. Coleman and Riley Sprague. More...

Board ties up loose ends before first day of classes

The School Committee last week learned there are no major capitol improvements currently underway at the facilities, and the lack of work is in accordance with the board’s 10-year plan. More...

DiGennaro, Greenstein wed

Bruce DiGennaro and Reva Greenstein had an all-Jamestown wedding earlier this month. The couple was married on Aug. More...

Anti-Litter bugs

Youth members on this year’s litter team include Samara Avyazian-Hancock, Megan Broomhead, Matthew Bonner, Garret Bucklin, Hayley Carlisle, Evan Chadwick, Jack Gamble, Robert Haberland, Julia H More...

Lyme-prevention panel meets for first time

The Town Council-appointed Tick Task Force met last week to outline goals and objectives for dealing with the high incidence of Lyme and other tick-related diseases prevalent in Jamestown. More...

Local photographer shoots SF regatta

Jamestown resident and nautical photographer Onne van der Wal was invited to shoot the O’Pen BIC High Wind Slalom Regatta on Aug. 22 in San Francisco. More...

Warriors, Celtics and Rockets win season openers

The Jamestown fall high-school basketball league started its second season last week, this year with two more teams for a total of six. In the first game, the Warriors defeated the Raptors, 79-70. More...

Where in the world?

Cameron Harrison Van Note took the Press with him aboard a double-decker bus in London. Big Ben can be seen in the background. More...

Short irons

Island youngsters recently completed their junior golf season at the Jamestown Country Club. First place went to the team of Jack Westall, Nick Antonucci, T.J. Coleman and Riley Sprague. More...