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  • Block Island’s Champlin’s Marina Sold

    Champlin’s Marina and Resort on Block Island’s Great Salt Pond has been sold for $19 million to Great Salt Pond Marina Property, LLC...

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  • Block Island Old Harbor Dredging Completed

    The Block Island Times reports that the dredging of Old Harbor on Block Island has been completed. The water around the old bait dock, which...

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  • Massive Basking Shark Washes Up in Maine

    The carcass of a 26-foot male basking shark was discovered by local fishermen on the shores of Greenland Cove in Bremen, Maine, on January 4...

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  • Coast Guard Delivers Gloucester Christmas Present

    On December 24, the Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma towed a 61-foot fishing vessel that had become disabled 95 miles east of Cape Ann, MA. The tow...

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  • Fishing Vessel Tow Takes 5 Days

    The Coast Guard cutter Tahoma towed a disabled fishing vessel for five days in mid-December. The Coast Guard received a call for assistance ...

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  • Block Island Shark Study Expanding

    The Atlantic Shark Institute, based in Wakefield, Rhode Island, is expanding its study of great white sharks in the waters around Block Isla...

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