April 13, 2017 RSS feed / About Town

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Arts center schedules documentary on Pell

A documentary about U.S. Sen. Claiborne Pell will be screened at 7 p.m. April 20 at the Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St.  More...

Volunteers are needed for Earth Day cleanup

The conservation commissioners need volunteers for their annual Earth Day cleanup scheduled for April 29.  More...

Kilmartin: Phone scam is targeting Medicare

The Rhode Island attorney general’s office is warning Medicare patients about scam phone calls from con artists claiming to be a representative of Health- Source RI, the state’s health care exchange.  More...

SENIOR MENU

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, April 14 More...

Easter egg hunt slated for Saturday morning

The Jamestown Women’s Club will host its annual Easter egg hunt at 10 a.m. April 15 at Godena Farm, 891 North Road.  More...

Olympian reads from newest novel tonight

An award-winning writer from Jamestown will discuss her upcoming book at 7 p.m. April 13 at the library, 26 North Road.  More...

Ecumenical service at Central Baptist Friday

The Good Friday ecumenical service is scheduled for noon April 14 at Central Baptist Church, 99 Narragansett Ave.  More...

Bridge superstructure back to original shape

The steel superstructure of the Newport bridge has been fully rehabilitated after eight years and almost $100 million.  More...

State delivers warning about illegal trapping

With coyotes roaming freely along Narragansett Bay, environmental police in Rhode Island are warning landowners they can be fined $500 for illegally setting traps.  More...

Arbor group pleased with our trees

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

Jamestown is proud of its bucolic nature, and I enjoy surveying all the beautiful examples from my perch atop the lighthouse.  That dedication to our leafy friends was recognized recently by the Arbor Day Foundation as the island was designated More...