November 3, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

Don’t cast your duty aside; go and vote

This long slog of a presidential race is coming to an end Tuesday. Through it, many have become even more weary of and disgusted by the institution we call government and the people who seek to run it. More...

Things that should end with this election

Another view

Just a few more weeks and we’ll be free of the epic discomfiture that has been the 2016 presidential campaign. Here are ten things we should hope to never hear or see again: More...

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About Town

WALLACE the BRAVE

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Arts center showcases membership Friday

The opening reception for the annual members show begins at 6 p.m. Nov. 4 at the Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St.  More...

Preservation pointers for ponds next week

A hydrologist from the University of New Hampshire will explain pond preservation at 7 p.m. Nov. 10 at the library, 26 North Road.   More...

Island History

ISLAND HISTORY

Political newcomer and Jamestown resident George Levesque will represent the district in the state legislature after defeating Republican Mark Liberati by six points, reported The Jamestown Press Nov. 7, 1996. More...

Clubhouse plan back in forefront

Meeting Monday to get community back up to speed

With the Portuguese American Citizens Club down and the fire station going up, the town is eyeing possible solutions for another prominent structure — the clubhouse at 245 Conanicus Ave. More...

Hundreds pack Godena Farm for annual Halloween festival

As the pollinator habitat continues to grow at Godena Farm, so do the crowds. More than 500 people visited the farm Saturday for the eighth annual Halloween festival. More...

News

Library panel to see updated plans Monday

The library’s building committee will see updated architectural designs Monday afternoon and wants residents to give their two cents on the project.  The panel at its Oct. More...

Rocky Hill fifth-graders set sail in cardboard boats

Two months after the Jamestown Yacht Club held its 39th Fools Rules Regatta, two students set sail in cardboard boats 15 miles north of East Ferry. More...

Popular female ensemble is revived for Haiti benefit

The Accidental Sisters, an a cappella ensemble that’s donated every cent its earned, performed a concert in June that was supposed to be its final hurrah. More...

Upcoming Events

MEETINGS

Thursday, Nov. 3 7 p.m., the school committee will meet at Melrose School   More...

LIBRARY CORNER

JAMESTOWN PHILOMENIAN LIBRARY ALL PROGRAMS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Storytime for 2-5 Year Olds • Monday, Nov. 7 10:15-11 a.m. and Wednesday, Nov. 9 • 11:15 a.m. to noon For children and their parents or caregivers, this is a 45-minute program featuring books, songs, finger plays and a craft activity. More...

Obituaries

Brandon Jay Flanagan

Brandon Jay Flanagan passed away on Oct. 7, 2016, at his home in Grandview, Mo. He was born in Newport on Oct. 13, 1981, to Jay of Jamestown and Catherine of Fort Lauderdale.  More...

Legals

LEGAL NOTICE

TOWN OF JAMESTOWN ZONING BOARD OF REVIEW NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING   More...