RTPI to Open New Exhibit from Peterson Collection April 21st

RTPI to Open New Exhibit from Peterson Collection April 21st

Article Contributed by RTPI RTPI is excited to present their newest exhibition, “Roger Tory Peterson: The Life, The Work, The Legacy” from April 21 – August 5, 2018. In the early 1900s, Jamestown, New York’s urban nature inspired young Roger Tory Peterson to pursue his celebrated career as a naturalist, nature artist and influential educator. […]

RTPI Welcomes Joni Blackman as New Chief Operating Officer in 2018

RTPI Welcomes Joni Blackman as New Chief Operating Officer in 2018

Article Contributed by Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History RTPI welcomed Joni Blackman as their new Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at the turn of the New Year. A longtime resident of the Jamestown area, Joni has over 30 years’ experience in leading and managing not-for-profit organizations. She served as executive director […]

JCC Foundation Will Hold Recognition Event

JAMESTOWN – Three special honors will be presented during the Jamestown Community College Foundation’s annual recognition event on October 25. Patricia Phillips, a member of the JCC Foundation board of directors since 1999, will receive the John D. Hamilton Award. The Community Partner Award will be given to JCC’s regional sponsors which include the city […]

Famous Fireball Run – Astronaut and Hometown Girl Find Missing Children

“You’ve blown the lid right off !” Fireball Run Adventurally planners told Lee Harkness after their 4-day visit to Jamestown. “Jamestown is way above expectations. We didn’t know anyplace like it existed in the U.S.A.” Lee Harkness, Executive Director of the Downtown Jamestown Development Corporation, was quoting Universal Studios Florida Executive Producer, “JJ” Sanchez, and […]