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The Ninigret National Wildlife Refuge is hosting its third annual deer hunt opportunity for youth this December, from Saturday, December 5th until Monday, December 21st. During this time the Salt Pond Unit of the Refuge, including the parking lots, nature trails, and kayak launch, will be closed to non-hunters to ensure a safe and successful […]
On Wednesday evening, November 18, State Representative Blake Filippi hosted a community meeting at the Quonochontaug Grange, on Route 1 in Charlestown. Residents were encouraged to bring their concerns and ideas about state government to this open discussion. What follows is a report of that meeting provided by those in attendance. Representative Filippi briefly discussed […]
Sat Dec. 5th, From 10-2pm Tomaquag Museum celebrates Nikommo Wintermoon, a traditional give-away thanksgiving which includes a ceremony, museum tours, and storytelling. “Nikommo”, the Narragansett word for “giving away”, has free admissions with a bagged gift for someone in need. During this event, we will also be featuring a new film entitled “Woven In Time; The Narragansett Salt […]
After the completion of the November 9th public hearing to consider a Zoning Map Amendment to allow a halfway house in Cross Mills where halfway houses are currently prohibited, a motion was proposed by Town Councilor George Tremblay and passed unanimously by the Town Council. That motion follows. Tremblay Motion Regarding Teen Challenge Application for […]
Representative Blake Filippi will host a community meeting on Wednesday, November 18th, from 6 PM to 8 PM, at the Quonochontaug Grange, on Route 1 in Charlestown. Please bring your concerns and ideas about state government to this open discussion.
When: Friday, November 27 at 10:00 AM Sharp
Where: Meet at Ninigret National Wildlife Refuge West Entrance off Rt. 1 (N 41º 22.063’ W 71º 40.289’)
What: A walk at Ninigret NWR and Potato Point
It’s the Friday after Thanksgiving and all of the food has been eaten – what is there to do next?
When: Monday, November 9 at 7PM
Where: Charlestown Town Hall
The Charlestown Town Council will continue the public hearing from October 13 at its regular November meeting to consider a Zoning Map Amendment proposed by Teen Challenge of New England, Inc.
Monday evening, November 2nd, offered a spectacular sunset. Local photographer Thomas Tetzner took some beautiful photographs and has shared them with us. The last photo of the Chickadee is a bonus! Click on any photo to view the series in a lightbox display.