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When: Tuesday, October 13 at 7PM*
Where: Charlestown Town Hall
The Charlestown Town Council will hold a public hearing at its regular monthly meeting to consider a Zoning Map Amendment proposed by Teen Challenge of New England, Inc.
The proposed amendment would allow a halfway house specifically at the General Stanton Inn.
The following letter appeared in local newspapers and is reprinted here with permission of the author Tom Gentz. Mr. Gentz is President of the Charlestown Town Council. On Oct. 4, the 2nd annual Twin Peaks Preservation Stroll 5K Walk/Stroll supporting breast cancer stepped off at the Charlestown Rathskeller. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Pat […]
Be Safe! Be sure to wear at least 200 square inches of florescent orange (usually a hat and or a vest) when hiking on state, federal, or other public and private open space.
Archery for all deer and Muzzloader for antlerless deer is open now. Shotgun season does not start until December 5. Some hunting for game birds began on September 12 and will continue into January and other small game begins in October. Read the full post for a link to file with exact dates.
The Salt Ponds Coalition is dedicated to the preservation and restoration of Southern Rhode Islands Salt Ponds. This short film was produced by Vic Dvorak, a former executive director of the coalition. The Salt Ponds make up Charlestown’s southern border. The ponds and the wildlife they support are beautiful, but they need to be protected and […]
Where: Frosty Drew Observatory When: Sunday, September 27, from 8:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. On Sunday September 27th a Total Lunar Eclipse is taking place and it will be visible to all in New England. This will be an awesome night and Frosty Drew Observatory is opening to the public starting at 8:00 p.m. offering […]
Every autumn, Coastweeks events celebrate building awareness, understanding, and improved management of the coast. Rhode Island Sea Grant and the Coastal Resources Center at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography and the R.I. Coastal Resources Management Council (CRMC) invite you to take part in any of the listed events at the Coastweeks webpage SEPTEMBER 18: […]