March 16, 2017 RSS feed / About Town

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Learn steps to protect oak trees from moths

A University of Rhode Island researcher will give a lecture on winter moths and gypsy caterpillars at 6:30 p.m. March 29 at the library, 26 North Road.  More...

St. Matthew’s hosting blood drive Monday

A blood drive dedicated to Eileen Tiexiera will be conducted from 2:30-7:30 p.m. March 20 at St. Matthew’s Church, 87 Narragansett Ave.  More...

Canvassing board gets Republican members

The town councilors appointed a slate of residents to posts last week, including Hugh Murphy to the board of canvassers.  Murphy, a Republican, replaces party mate Linda Warner on the board. More...

Kinder gets appointed to playground panel

The town council unanimously chose Betty Kinder instead of three other applicants to serve on the playground committee, which is being tasked with renovating the North Road park. More...

All-State musicians abound in town

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

When Rhode Island’s All- State musicians take the stage Sunday at Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Providence, a contingency of the students will be representing Jamestown. More...

Free concert Saturday evening at rec center

The Everybody Chorus will perform its inaugural concert at 7:30 p.m. March 18 at the recreation center, 41 Conanicus Ave.  More...

Movie on Rocky Point tonight at arts center

A documentary about Rocky Point amusement park will be screened at 7 p.m. March 16 at the Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St.  More...

Retired colonel to talk about foreign policy

A retired Naval War College professor will host a lecture on U.S. foreign policy at 7 p.m. March 23 at the library, 26 North Road.  More...

AT&T will pay town $9K more annually

It took more than a year, but the town and AT&T finally have reached an agreement for the mobile carrier to continue leasing property at the Howland Avenue water towers.  “We feel good about this,” Town Administrator Andy Nota sa More...

Ramp reconfiguration planned for Pell span

Plans to reconfigure the Claiborne Pell Newport Bridge ramps on the Newport side to relieve traffic backups have begun, according to Gov. Gina Raimondo’s office.  More...

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The West Street Cafe is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. Seniors should arrive for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $3. Call 423-2658 for reservations 48 hours in advance. Friday, March 17 More...