April 19, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

Bundling projects best for town

ANOTHER VIEW

On April 2, the town council voted to approve a referendum question for a $9.8. million bond to renovate the schools and library and build a golf course clubhouse that will provide space on its second floor for town programs and community events. More...

Phrase of the week

Ostracize: The phrase to banish someone socially stems from the Greek work ostrakon, meaning oyster shell. In ancient Greece, a vote to banish someone had to be written on a piece of tile that resembled the shells. More...

Joint vote stifles people’s voices

ANOTHER VIEW

I was shocked and dismayed to learn the town council has voted to group the three bond referendums into a single question, depriving the citizens of Jamestown the ability to express their opinions about three separate issues: the schools, the library More...

Lyric of the week

See Mrs. Gray, she’s proud today  Because her roses are in bloom  And Mr. More...