July 12, 2018 RSS feed / News

Flint owners arrested for alleged role in soliciting nude images

The owners of Flint Audio Video — both Jamestown men — have been charged in connection with a scheme to illegally access and share nude images found on customers’ cell phones and computers.  More...

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Conanicus Avenue residents Walter and Deborah Wadsworth took The Jamestown Press on a Fourth of July trip to visit the Ponte Vecchio in Florence, Italy. More...

Mackerel Cove osprey platform removed

A 30-foot platform on the beach at Mackerel Cove, erected in May for a family of ospreys, has been taken down.  More...

Whitehouse helps secure federal money to strengthen coastline

U.S. Sen. More...

Flag to fly above bay for holidays

For six hours on the Fourth of July, motorists traveling across the Newport Pell Bridge were greeted with a looming rendition of Old Glory spanning 180 square feet. More...

GETTING UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL

LEFT: Firefighter James Ingari demonstrates the fog pattern from his fire hose to Ruby Starr, 9. More...

CHEERS TO YOU

There was plenty to cheer about between Adam Strum, left, and Jamestown Fish co-owner Matthew MacCartney during Monday’s ceremony at Ousia in New York City to celebrate  More...

Alcohol research earns Brown teacher award

A Brown University professor from Beavertail Road has been lauded for his groundbreaking research on the effects of alcohol abuse.  More...

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Gondola Avenue’s Dave Warner and Maria Montanaro took The Jamestown Press to visit their grandson in Villefranche-sur-Mer, France. Warner and Montanaro, left to right, were joined by Kitty Wineberg, Don Wineberg and Sarah Baines. More...

Euer bills signed into law as session recesses

Three bills sponsored by Jamestown’s state senator are now law after a flurry of legislation was signed last week by Gov. Gina Raimondo.  These measures from Sen. More...

Local boats ready for Race Week at Newport event

Race Week at Newport, which features four consecutive days of sailing on the East Passage of Narraganset Bay, was created in 1998 by merging the IMS nationals with one-design racing. More...

Expect minor delays during Pell inspection

State bridge officials are reminding motorists that work will continue through the summer on the Newport Pell Bridge, including sporadic closures of the right lanes during cable inspection.  More...

$2M BEAVERTAIL HOME SALE

Bob Bailey, manager of Lila Delman Real Estate’s Jamestown office, represented the buyer in the sale of 7 Beavertail Road for $2 million. The waterfront cottage is on a half-acre on Mackerel Cove. More...

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Jamestown resident Betty Kinder and her granddaughter, Meghan Konopka, took The Jamestown Press to St. Joseph Catholic Church in Fakarava, an Tuamotu atoll in French Polynesia that is classified by UNESCO as a biosphere reserve. More...