June 5, 2014 RSS feed / News

DEM: Shellfishing off limits at Dutch Harbor

Dutch Harbor is among the areas that the state Department of Environmental Management has closed to shellfish harvesting. The closure became effective on May 24 and will continue until sunrise on Oct. 14. More...

Artist to unveil newest work Friday

Part-time Jamestown resident Lisa Barsumian will have an opening reception for her new exhibit on Friday, June 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Jamestown Arts Center. More...

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North Kingstown softball advances

The North Kingstown High School softball team put the finishing touches on its perfect regular season on May 23 with a 14-0 drubbing over Barrington at Ryan Park. The Skippers finished with an unblemished 16-0 record. More...

Bodacious Dream back in America

Dave Rearick is back on American soil. While the sailor has not yet completed his solo circumnavigation of the globe, last week he reached his first American port since leaving Jamestown on Oct. 2, 2013. More...

Harbor commissioners amend documents

Last-minute changes to the harbor management plan are almost ready for the June 16 public hearing, the Harbor Commission learned at its May 28 meeting. The meeting was the second for the harbor commissioners in May. More...

Accidental Sisters in concert Saturday

The Accidental Sisters will present their annual concert on Saturday night at the Jamestown Arts Center, and proceeds from this year’s fundraiser will benefit Providence’s Institute for the Study & Practice of Nonviolence. More...

Fly kites Saturday at Watson Farm

Watson Farm will be open to the public for kite flying on Saturday, June 7, from 1 to 5 p.m. More...

Power down

A young woman drove off the roadway on North Road early Saturday morning and struck a utility pole, causing a power outage in the area. The woman was not badly injured. More...

Island Treasures more than career day

K9 Abby, the bloodhound, made an appearance at Lawn School on Friday for Island Treasures Day. More...

Island Chatter

Elizabeth Beisel will be the commencement speaker at North Kingstown High School’s 2014 graduation ceremony to be held at the URI Ryan Center tomorrow night, June 6. More...