Latest Jamestown Stories

2014-07-31 23:00:44

Developer Jamestown, L.P., has been using an OxBlue construction camera on its Ponce City Market project in Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward, which preserves and renovates the historic Sears, Roebuck & Company building into best-in-class office, housing, and retail spaces. As the 3-year-long project nears completion, OxBlue reviewed Jamestown’s experience with their construction webcam service to assess how it served the developer’s needs. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Developer...

2014-07-18 23:08:11

On July 25, federal and state representatives will host a half-day seminar designed to inform manufacturers, utilities, healthcare organizations, and other industries about the benefits of implementing the national Cybersecurity Framework and how Industrial Automation and Control Systems (IACS) security standards are fundamental components. Jamestown, NC (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 On Friday, July 25, the new US Cybersecurity Framework will be introduced to the public at an informational...

2014-06-24 23:15:19

The 2014 New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) Conference, including the annual philanthropic Golf Tournament, was held from Friday, May 30th through Sunday, June 1st at Jamestown Community College in the picturesque Chautauqua Lake region of southwestern New York. Aside from the lengthy list of educational presentations, features of the conference included clinical workshops, professional poster presentations, and the second annual athletic training student program....

Appalachians Home To Oldest Inland European Fort
2013-07-24 05:32:01

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team of archaeologists, led by the University of Michigan, has discovered the remains of the earliest European fort in the interior of what is now the United States. This find will provide new insight into the beginning of the US colonial era, and the all-too-human reasons spoiling Spanish dreams of gold and glory. In 1567, nearly 20 years before Sir Walter Raleigh's colony at Roanoke was lost and 40 years before the Jamestown...

2012-09-20 23:03:23

Chautauqua County's newest learning festival, Colors of Chautauqua, October 5-21, 2012, celebrates the colors of Autumn as well as the natural and cultural landscape of this region in southwestern New York State. More than 40 hands-on workshops are scheduled with opportunities in creative, cultural, and culinary arts. Chautauqua, NY (PRWEB) September 20, 2012 The new Colors of Chautauqua fall learning festival, October 5-21, 2012, in Chautauqua County, NY celebrates both the brilliant...

2011-05-26 00:00:00

New revenue-growth how-to book teaches business and owners how to reverse-engineer their successful sales to produce new sales in quantity. Jamestown, RI (PRWEB) May 25, 2011 Revenue Coach Kristin Zhivago has authored a new book that teaches business owners and managers how to reverse-engineer their successful sales to produce new sales in quantity. "Roadmap to Revenue: How to Sell the Way Your Customers Want to Buy" teaches a proven method for increasing revenue. It is literally a...

2011-05-17 08:34:00

JAMESTOWN, R.I., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Wind, a leader in wind measurement systems, today announced Alteris Renewables, the largest renewable energy installer in New England, will use its wind measurement technology to provide comprehensive wind resource analysis to the town of Jamestown, RI. The town is conducting the analysis at the Taylor Point wastewater treatment plant to determine if it is an efficient location for a wind turbine. This is the first wind project the town...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.