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When: Thursday, July 28th, at 7:00 P.M.
Where: Kettle Pond Visitor’s Center, 50 Bend Road, Charlestown
What: The Quonochontaug Historical Society will host the film “Woven in Time” by documentary filmmaker, Mark Levitt
Thank you to everyone who gave up a part of the beautiful weekend last week to visit us at the Quonnie Grange and sign 11 different nomination papers for the Charlestown candidates we are supporting this election. We collected 1,157 total signatures for the 11 candidates! We surpassed the requirement of a total of 550 […]
When: Saturday, July 23, from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Where: Under the tent at Frosty Drew Nature Center, 62 Park Lane, in Ninigret Park
Why: They give us the moon and the stars
All proceeds from Evening Under the Stars will be used to support the nonprofit Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory’s mission of delivering environmental education to people of all ages, with a primary focus on marine and aquatic habitats and the night sky.
When: Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 11:00 am Where: Kings Factory Road Parking Lot The Charlestown Conservation Commission and the Charlestown Town Council invite you to join your friends and neighbors to celebrate the grand opening of Charlestown’s new town-owned Open Space Property, The Charlestown Moraine Preserve. In honor of Arbor Day 2016, two ornamental […]
This is Rain or Shine. We have rented the Grange for both afternoons. If it rains, we will be indoors.
Please join us either this Saturday or Sunday, anytime from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., July 9 or 10, at the Quonnie Grange and help CCA endorsed candidates get on the November ballot. We will be there both days! (State Representative Blake Filippi will join us on Saturday, read post for details)
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The following letter appeared in the Westerly Sun on July 3rd and is shared with us here by the author George C. Tremblay. Mr. Tremblay is Vice President of the Charlestown Town Council. I write to express my dismay that the Westerly Sun willingly publishes inflammatory and baseless character assassinations such as that in the […]
On Wednesday, June 22, the Charlestown Planning Commission gave Preliminary Approval to ChurchWoods, the affordable, senior housing proposed for commercial land next to the Episcopal church in Cross’ Mills. New members of the Planning Commission and members of the public were likely surprised that the town would approve and even provide funding to an application […]
To stay informed about the 2016 election, sign up for our e-mail list. The following people have declared for elected office in Charlestown: Town Council (vote for 5) Julie A. Carroccia (endorsed by CCA) Virginia Lee (endorsed by CCA) Denise L. Rhodes (endorsed by CCA) Bonnita B. Van Slyke (endorsed by CCA) Steven J. Williams […]