Tangier Island

Tangier Island,

an island in the Chesapeake Bay where the first patient was diagnosed.
Tangier disease - Synonym(s): analphalipoproteinemia
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It is this last factor that is directly impacting tiny Tangier Island in the Chesapeake Bay of Virginia.
Logically, Neimeyer progresses from the causes of the conflict right through to its final chapter in March 1815 (long weeks after a peace treaty was signed) when the last British forces on the bay withdrew from Tangier Island. The chronological approach is most effective in providing an overview of this complex theater of war that involved military actions on both land and sea, over many months and miles.
Despite labeling CNN "fake news," President Donald Trump used a report by the network as reason to reach out to Tangier Island Mayor James "Ooker" Eskridge - an island community in Virginia - whose small island was the subject of a CNN segment about the effects of climate change. 
The title story, for example, is about Tangier Island, just off the coast there, not the famous Moroccan city; and the curious characters do not include Washington or Jefferson.
I was returning from Tangier Island, southeast of the Washington Class B airspace to Leesburg, Va., on the northwest of side of the Class B.
Of these areas, we visited two: Ocracoke Island in the Outer Banks of North Carolina and Tangier Island in Chesapeake Bay, VA.
It's located halfway between Baltimore, Maryland, and Norfolk, Virginia, and offers immediate access to Tangier Island and Pocomoke Sound.
Affected families have been identified on Tangier Island, Va., in Chesapeake Bay as well as in Missouri, Kentucky, and Europe.
But the constant cursing in the script left the townsfolk of Tangier Island in Virginia fuming.
Officials on Tangier Island, Virginia, turned down the producers because they did not like the sex and drinking in the script.