Month: September 2020

Block Island Times

DEM urges Rhode Islanders to stay safe as Hurricane Teddy passes offshore

The following message was shared to The Block Island Times from the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management on Monday, Sept. 21: With Hurricane Teddy expected to pass New England offshore tomorrow, [Tuesday, Sept. 22], the Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is warning Rhode Islanders of the dangerous conditions it will bring to shorelines: winds …

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Lost Memories

Ed. note: The Block Island Yacht Club created the Short Story Contest several years ago as an opportunity for seniors and juniors attending the Block Island School to write creatively about the island. The format is that the opening paragraph, created by the BIYC, must be used for all entries, but then the writer can …

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