Block Island

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Block Island

An island off southern Rhode Island at the eastern entrance to Long Island Sound. Visited by Dutch explorers in 1614, it was settled in 1661.

Block′ Is′land


n.
an island off the coast of and a part of Rhode Island, at the E entrance to Long Island Sound.
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Rondinone is a retired high school mathematics teacher in Block Island, RI. He graduated from a small bible college in Massachusetts in 1982 as the Valedictorian in Christian Leadership.
One of the nation s biggest regional carriers, Cape Air is set to start seasonal service to Block Island, RI. Beginning on May 22, the Thursday before the launch of Memorial Day Weekend, the carrier will operate daily flights between Block Island Airport (BID) and T.F.
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