October 26, 2017 RSS feed / News

Lawn , Melrose commended by state

Twenty-eight schools have been commended by the Rhode Island Department of Education, including Melrose and Lawn, which makes Jamestown the only district with 100 percent of its schools recognized.  Melrose School, which was commended for the t More...

Ruggiero, Euer to forecast ’18 session at forum

Four women who represent Newport County in the state General Assembly will discuss the upcoming legislative session at 6 p.m. Monday at the Newport Public Library.  More...

TRUTH CAN BE STRANGER THAN FICTION

A pod of dolphins swim alongside the Frary brothers, Steve and Clint, as they sail Saturday aboard their boat Arion between Clingstone and Rose Island. More...

Island soccer teams sweep rivals

During the penultimate week of the fall recreational season, U-10 teams from the Jamestown Soccer Association swept their North Kingstown competition Saturday, including a 6-1 win by Brittain Electric versus Launch Trampoline. More...

AND THEY’RE OFF

The first wave of more than 2,700 runners break the starting line near Potter’s Cove in Jamestown Sunday during the seventh annual Pell Bridge Run. More...

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Police: Be on lookout for man breaking into cars

Police are warning residents to lock their cars after a man was witnessed casing the town for unlocked doors.  More...

Egyptian serving sushi along the seashore

Taste of Far East brought to town at Bay Voyage

After nearly a decade mastering his craft in the North Pacific, a native Egyptian is now concocting his culinary creations on the coast of the world’s second largest ocean. More...

Dispose of chemicals, gasoline at Melrose

Jamestowners with household hazardous waste can dispose of their trash Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

BEAVERTAIL HOME FETCHES $2.9M

This waterfront home at 115 Beavertail Road was sold last week for $2.9 million, according to Gustave White Sotheby’s International Realty. With sweeping views of Mackerel Cove, the firm represented the sellers, Richard and Loretta Robin. More...

Botin to design Newport challenger

The boat that will represent the New York Yacht Club during its challenge for the 36th America’s Cup is being designed by Botin Partners, a Spanish firm that crafted yachts for Emirates Team New Zealand during a seven-year relationship.  More...

Green Street man’s T-shirts fuel Trump resistance

What do freedom of the press, loving thy neighbor and teaching science have in common?  They’re still legal.  More...