May 18, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Town offers wealth of senior activities

There’s no doubt senior citizens are a vital part of Jamestown. About one-fifth of the island’s population is 65 or older and they play a large role in many of the town’s organizations, committees, boards, etc.  More...

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Not too late to stop dangerous sea rise

Early explorers found Rhode Island’s coastline looking much like it does today. Before then, it looked much the same for centuries to the Narragansetts and Wampanoags who lived here. That’s going to change.  More...

Phrase of the week

Raining cats and dogs: While there are several possible origins, the most literal ones stems from 17th century England, when heavy rains often caused city streets to become raging rivers of filth that frequently included dead cats and dogs. More...

Lyric of the week

That thunder in your heart  At night when you’re kneeling in the dark  It says you’re never gonna leave her  But there’s this angel in her eyes  That tells such desperate lies  And all you want to do is beli More...