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June 25th - Daily Breeze - First Edition - A photo blog from Block Island by Captain Doug Gould...June 26th - Sunset over the Great Salt Pond...June 27th - A sparse New Harbor...
June 28th - Let the games begin!June 29th - A view from the bow of the M/V Block Island...June 30th - The Boat Basin begins to fill up...
July 1st - Fog over town moorings this morning...July 2nd - Flags in the breeze...July 4th - Sunrise over the Great Salt Pond...
July 4th (Evening Edition) - Even the pirates had a float!!!July 6th - Lasted 60 seconds between clouds last night...July 7th - Dinghies wait for the fog to lift...
July 8th - $225,000 floating ladder - can double as towboat...July 9th - Didn't find the missing Rolex, but did find these Ray Bans...July 10th - Tenacity pays off...
July 11th - as the sun sets slowly over the Mega-Yacht...July 12th - 165'er been here a week, called 'Mystique'...July 13th - The Mayor of the Boat Basin meets with the CEO of The Oar
July 14th - 'Dumpsters ... boaters only'July 15th - it's usually a good idea to pull out of the slip BEFORE hipping up...July 17th - Champlin's Flag Pole, looking NW over the Great Salt Pond...
July 18th - This little Swallow was pulled from the water at Mystic MTOA rendezvous. He was too young to fly and not designed to swim, but very happy on my finger. We found a nest under the dock, and returned him there with optimism...July 19th - dinghies in the grass...July 20th - Block Island International Airport, Concourse A...
July 21st - View from the Dock Shack in the rain this morning...July 22nd - Block Island's Oldest VehicleJuly 23rd - My Stool at The Oar...
July 24th - This large dog, (we call him 'cow dog') shows up at the docks once or twice per summer. He lives on the very far side of the island, and all the locals know him, because he goes on safari every few weeks and cruises to town or down here to theJuly 25th - USCG 25602 Block Island Small SAFE Boat, all fitted out to rescue some striped bass...July 26th - The one, the only, the famous Breezy Point!
July 27th - Why they drag...July 28th - George has been collecting buoys for a while now....July 29th - Lunch at the BIG
July 30th - Bed Edwards at the wheel of ACE, displaying the 'casual feet' pose used by Island WatermenJuly 31st - Abby, a blind yellow lab, with her 'seeing eye kid'...August 2nd - A little horsepower to spare?  Tender to 'Plastic Toy'...
August 3rd - Boat Basin's high tech daily tide chart: 'Tide-O-Matic',  Requires daily data input...August 4th - Dock MaintenanceAugust 5th - Tristate fish tournament, first fish to weigh in; 157 lb. Big Eye Tuna
August 6th - Weigh-in is a spectator sport in Block Island...August 7th - Washing the boat the Block Island way...August 8th - Last night's storm on Nexrad at the Dock Shack
August 9th - Coast Guard Station Block IslandAugust 10th - Doughnut DinghyAugust 11th - I actually DO tow boats out here.  This one bound for Watch Hill in the early AM rain...
August 12th - Shot 56' above the water from the 96' sportfisher 'Comanche'...August 13th - Forklift drivers waiting on the next ferry arrival...August 14th - Free map...
August 15th - The carnage from last night's adventure.  All better now...August 16th - I FOUND MY CELL PHONE! (Look very carefully towards the center of the picture)...August 17th - Send more quarters! I'm almost out!
August 18th - The new 'Turn-O-Hooker' special offset shank allows you to anchor around corners! Available in either port or starboard model. Not recommended in windy conditions...August 19th - Sometimes the iPhone turns things a little blue, And sometimes blue looks ok...August 20th - The last thing I see before my morning commute each day...
August 22nd - What I see when I'm towing...August 23rd - Harbormaster's officeAugust 24th - WAY low tide two nights ago...
August 25th - We're still checking his membership status...August 26th - Slow week at the BI Boat Basin...August 27th - My phone 'surfaced' today, along with this other one, and 200 lbs of trash from under the docks. We filled two wheel barrows from A dock alone!!!
August 28th - A classic Block Island scene...August 29th - Guest Safe/Sea captains show up at the end of the season...August 30th - Roxanne, a BIBB regular. This is her 'happy face'...
August 31st - Radar screen last night. A few boats in here, eh?...September 1 - <sigh>

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