Block Island Times

Block Island Times

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 Wednesday night that this week’s testing came …

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A moment in time

Text and photos by Lars Trodson It’s a beautiful day. The sun is shining, bouncing brightly off the calm waters of the Great Salt Pond. Just a little way off-shore, three Colgate 26s are sitting idly in the sun. It’s before noon on a Sunday, and the Block Island Club is empty. A couple then …

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