The Block Island App

FEATURED EVENTS

23Nov
At 10:00 pm

Nature Conservancy Holiday Open House

352 High St New Shoreham
28Nov
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

29Nov
Holiday Shopping Stroll
1 Ocean Ave New Shoreham

Nov 29 - Dec 1

30Nov
5K Turkey Trot
New Shoreham New Shoreham Washington County

From 06:00 pm to 08:30 pm

RECENT BI TIMES NEWS

Block Island is more than sand and beaches
11/08/2019

This past summer was the first time my dad’s side of the family visited Block Island, partially to honor my Block Island grandfather, Jon Emsbo, who died in January. My visiting grandfather, Paul Mattingly, is an avid and published historian who taught at New York University. Of course, the visit ha

Town manager search begins
11/07/2019

The Town of New Shoreham has begun its search for a new town manager. The search began this week with the town disseminating advertising for its interim town manager position. The search will involve finding a replacement for Town Manager Ed Roberge, who resigned from the position on Oct. 21. Rober

A new book with a gentle theme
11/07/2019

Add local business owner Karin Carlone to a growing list of island authors. Carlone has written a charming children’s book, titled “Wee Biscuit’s Guide to Making Friends,” that is based on a real-life horse living at her sister’s farm in North Carolina. “Wee Biscuit” is a mini-horse who suffers an i