Voices from the Village

Voices from the Village

The annual community poetry reading known as Voices from the Village featured a wide range of voices reading the works of many different poets:  The photos are by Malcolm Greenaway. Here is the poem by Edie Blane’s sister, Eileen Lee, titled “Block Island Spring,”...
JV Hurricanes celebrate 2018 season

JV Hurricanes celebrate 2018 season

The Junior Varsity baseball team was treated to a pizza party at the Poor People’s Pub on May 29, courtesy of Michael Schroeder, owner and publisher of The Block Island Times. The party was to commemorate the team’s 2018 baseball season. During the celebration, Capt....
JV Hurricanes end season in style

JV Hurricanes end season in style

The Junior Varsity Baseball Team displayed team effort by playing a gritty, inspired brand of baseball to end the 2018 baseball season on a two-game winning streak. The JV Hurricanes beat The San Miguel School 5-1 at Heinz Field on Thursday, May 24, and finished the...
Varsity girls victorious in quarter-final

Varsity girls victorious in quarter-final

Ed. note: The Varsity Softball Hurricanes squared off against Tiverton High School on Thursday, May 31. We’ll report on that game next week. The Block Island School Varsity Softball Hurricanes showed up for battle on Tuesday, May 29, to take on the Wheeler School...
Chowder wows ‘em at BIMI ChowderFest

Chowder wows ‘em at BIMI ChowderFest

As the rain drizzled down, and the fog rolled in and out on an inhospitable Sunday during the Memorial Day Weekend, the Block Island Maritime Institute held its annual ChowderFest. The weather turned out to be an asset. With little to do outside, guests filled the...