January 16, 2014 RSS feed / News

Salon Balayage relocates to North Road

The word “balayage” means “to sweep” in French. More...

Where in the world?

The Wright girls and Tuff boys took the Press to Arashi Beach in Aruba. More...

Flamingo winner

Local birder Dan Berard was given the coveted pink flamingo following last weekend’s winter bird count. Berard spotted the day’s lone rusty blackbird at Beavertail. More...

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North Kingstown hockey in first place under new head coach

Skippers will play North Smithfield at URI’s Boss Arena on Friday night

The North Kingstown varsity ice hockey team is eying another trip to the postseason tournament, said new head coach Bob Nabb.  Nabb made the comments after the team wrapped up practice at the University of Rhode Island’s Boss Arena.  More...

Local realtor named to board of directors

Petra Laurie, a realtor with Island Realty, was recently named to the Jamestown Chamber of Commerce board of directors. More...

Ruggiero begins sixth legislative session

Focus for Jamestowner is still on building economy

As prescribed by the state constitution, the new legislative session began in Providence on the first Tuesday of January, and for the sixth year in a row, Jamestown resident Deb Ruggiero will represent District 74 in the House of Representatives.&nbs More...

Where in the world?

The Bridges family took the Jamestown Press with them on a trip to Denver. From left, mom Amanda with Will, Kate and Nick in front of the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. More...

Nautical nominee

The Jamestown Chamber of Commerce this week nominated Bill Munger for the Rhode Island small businessperson of the year. Munger has owned Conanicut Marine Services for 40 years. More...

Swim across East Passage returns to Navy base

Save The Bay has received notice that the start of the 38th annual Narragansett Bay swim will be welcomed back to Naval Station Newport.  More...

Island Chatter

We have a Golden Globe winner among us. Jennifer Lee wrote the screenplay for the animated film “Frozen” and co-directed the movie. She is islander Sav Rebecchi’s daughter and a fellow UNH alum.  ***  More...

Islander named to dean’s list at Keene

Jamestown resident Michael Harpool was named to the dean’s list at Keene State College in New Hampshire for the fall semester. Students must have a grade point average of at least 3.5 to be recognized.   More...