August 9, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

CORRECTION

The editorial in the Aug. 2 edition of The Jamestown Press should have said about 100 distinct individuals have been served by the meal site at the senior center since the start of 2018. We regret the error.   More...

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Phrase of the week

Stem to stern: This saying for “throughout” dates to at least the 16th century and is inspired by the stem (front) and stern (rear) of a ship, implying one has searched everywhere.   More...

Lyric of the week

I was scared and fearing for my life I was shaking like a leaf on a tree Because he was lean and mean Big and bad, Lord pointing that gun at me I said, “Wait a minute, mister I didn’t even kiss her  Don&rsquo More...

Streetlight program offers options, cost savings to town

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A state law passed in 2013 allowed, for the first time, Rhode Island communities to purchase streetlights from National Grid and self-manage their systems to make specific community decisions.  More...