The Block Island App


From 05:00 pm to 07:00 pm

Roll Call Dinner

21 Water St, New Shoreham, RI 02807
18th Annual Thanksgiving Beach Walk to honor the Late Capt. John R. “Rob” Lewis
7 Corn Neck Rd New Shoreham

From 03:00 pm to 04:00 pm

Further Afield Fundraiser Lunch café during the Shopping Stroll (takeaway option too!)
214 Corn Neck Rd New Shoreham

From 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Nature Conservancy Holiday Open House
352 High St New Shoreham

At 10:00 pm


EEE testing ongoing

Block Island’s mosquito testing protocol continues in the wake of a sample testing positive for eastern equine encephalitis on the island last week. The positive sample was taken at the Boy Scout Camp, located off Connecticut Avenue. Town Manager Ed Roberge told the Town Council at its meeting Wedne

Cherry Hill Lane project attracts interest

There was excitement in the air as 30 people signed in at Town Hall on Tuesday evening with the hope of becoming applicants for one of five single-family homes being sold by the Block Island Housing Board. The modular homes, two with two-bedrooms priced at $250,000, and three three-bedroom homes lis

Two boards, two definitions of developable land

Because the Town Council and the Planning Board have two conflicting opinions on what constitutes developable land on Block Island, a public hearing on the matter has been scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 15 at 5 p.m. at Town Hall. Due to a vote by the Town Council last January, conservation easements ar