Belle Isle


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Belle Isle

, Strait of
A channel between southeast Labrador and northwest Newfoundland, Canada. It is the northern entrance to the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Belle Isle

n
(Placename) an island in the Atlantic, at the N entrance to the Strait of Belle Isle, between Labrador and Newfoundland. Area: about 39 sq km (15 sq miles)

Belle` Isle′


n.
Strait of, a strait between Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. 10–15 mi. (16–24 km) wide.
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Senators Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters announced $750,000 in federal funding, which will be matched by private investments, to develop a six-mile, multi-use loop trail around Belle Isle Park.
Pinkston's practice is in the Belle Isle Wellness Center, 2821 NW 57th St.
Middleton, of Belle Isle, Leeds, admitted assaults causing actual bodily harm and was jailed for two years at Leeds crown court.
He kept slaves on his Detroit River islands, which included Belle Isle (the current city park) and Grosse Isle, and right in the heart of the city, not far from where the International Underground Railroad Memorial now rises above the river view.
Customers on the streets of Detroit and picnickers at Belle Isle paid five cents for a serving of chips in a stapled cellophane pouch.
The tiny island of Belle Isle on Lough Erne has self-catering accommodation for 60 people who can learn new tricks at the cookery school.
General Motors Corporation (NYSE: GM), a United States-based automaker, has launched its all-new 2016 Chevrolet Camaro at a special media event at Detroit's Belle Isle.
Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas will be displaying the Hitachi Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix IndyCar as well on the show concourse.
THE BELLE ISLE TURBINE--THE FIRST GAS turbine to be used for electric utility power generation in the U.
Five local nonprofits were chosen as the focal point of the campaign: the Belle Isle Conservancy; Detroit PAL ; Michigan Science Center (MiSci), Detroit Institute of Arts ; and The Skillman Foundation (Skillman).
WORCESTER -- It came down to the country where Basque sailors in the 15th century established a whaling station on the Strait of Belle Isle.
BELL ISLE--Thanks to Bob Kozak for organizing and running another great Belle Isle A/B tournament.