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Block Island, Rhode Island is located in Washington County. Zip codes in Block Island, RI include 02807.

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Yesterday | The Block Island Times

Block Island Fishworks Report 7/26/14 - BIG Bass. White Marlin, and Bonito are here...

The big bass haven't left, but are getting hammered by the large number of boats on the usual spots, but it is the end of July and should be expected.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Block Island Times

GTFO Laundry & Dry Cleaning now offers FREE Pick-up & Next Day Delivery

No time for laundry on Block Island? Get the Funk Out Laundry & Dry Cleaning Center services hotels, inns, restaurants, employees, residents & vacationers.

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The Block Island Times

Order this... Pulled pork at Club Soda

Max Balmforth, co-owner and manager of Club Soda, has a new baby, a very large baby.

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The Block Island Times

One island, many worlds

Olja Kaludjerovic and Andrea Krnjaic are students at the University of Novi Sad in Serbia.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Block Island Times

Nature Program: The James Stover Block Island Exploration Series: Cool Creatures & Unique Animals

Discover the fascinating nature of Block Island. Guided monthly walks for families and individuals.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Block Island Times

A note to readers

A note to our readers: Police Chief Vincent Carlone has notified us that a woman has been identifying herself as a photographer of The Block Island Times and has asked to take pictures of family members.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Block Island Times

Presentation: Eco-epidemiology of tick-borne diseases on Block Island

Maria Diuk-Wasser, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at Yale School of Public Health, will present some of the research findings on the ecology and epidemiology of Lyme disease and babesiosis on Block Island since 2010.

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The Block Island Times

Taize Prayer Service this Wednesday

There will be a Taize Prayer Service this Wednesday at 7 pm at St. Anns by-the-Sea with the Rev.

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The Block Island Times

Get Labor Day for Free! Dunne ...

Enjoy the luxury of this newly renovated and beautifully furnished home. Located close to Town and the Island beaches, this property has plenty of room for any family of 10 to enjoy all that Block Island has to offer.

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The Narragansett Times

Deepwater Wind CVA approved by CRMC

The Coastal Resources Management Council Ocean Special Area Management Plan Subcommittee met at the East Providence Town Hall on Tuesday afternoon to further discuss their contract with Deepwater Wind who has plans to build a 30-megawatt offshore wind farm off the coast of Block Island.

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The Block Island Times

N.J. man wins $1 million on Block Island

Alex McWilliams, at left, and Alton Bentley sold and scanned the $1 million scratch ticket at the Block Island Pharmacy this week.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Block Island Times

It's Summer...now is the time to Visit the Island! www.LilaDelman.com

The beach is ready for you! The Island has been beautiful with sunny days and cool nights.

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The Block Island Times

Lunch at Dead Eye Dick's

For lunch, Dead Eye Dick's chef Vincent Criscuola proudly served us his lobster avocado BLT.

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The Block Island Times

Cost of refurbishing doctor's house: $925k

A list of several weighty agenda items made for a packed Town Council meeting on Wednesday, July 16. Members of the council, several committees and the public alike discussed the Block Island Health Services doctor search and housing plans, among other things.

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The Block Island Times

Blake Filippi to run for General Assembly

Blake Filippi is running as an Independent against Charlestown Democrat and incumbent Donna Walsh, hoping to represent District 36. This District includes New Shoreham, Westerly, South Kingston and Charleston.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

New 52nd Street Project Presents What's My Line: the Professional Plays This Weekend

The 52nd Street Project makes a difference in the lives of Hell's Kitchen kids by pairing them with theater professionals who mentor them through the creation of original theater.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

WTEN-TV Albany

RI site moves to become wind farm staging area

A North Kinsgtown business park is maneuvering to become the focal point for assembling first off-shore wind farms in southern New England.

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The Block Island Times

Informational Meeting on the Hurricane Sandy Archaeological Survey

Research Director Kevin McBride of the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center will be presenting his current project surveying coastal regions of Block Island to investigate archaeological sites that may have been impacted by Hurricane Sandy.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Patch.com

Researchers using Bugs to Fight Invasive Plant in Cranston, EG

In select spots in Cranston, East Greenwich and Hopkinton, an army of tiny weevils are munching on a feast of mile-a-minute, an aggressive non-native plant with Far East origins that has been steadily encroaching native habitats in Rhode Island.

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Washington Times

Man wins $1 million while on Rhode Island vacation

The Rhode Island Lottery said Tuesday that Flemington, New Jersey, resident Thomas Mistele bought a $20 ticket for the $1,000,000 Scratch game at a Block Island pharmacy and won the same amount back.

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