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  1. What kind of cruise ship is coming to Mobile?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    "I think this is good news for the community, but I wouldn't pop the corks just yet." - Stewart Chiron In this file photograph, the Carnival cruise ship Elation is seen leaving its former home at the Alabama Cruise Ship Terminal along the Mobile River on Thursday, Sept 15, 2011, in Mobile, Ala.


  2. Makeshift sailboat washes ashoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    The U.S. Coast Guard and Border Patrol officials are on the scene of a beached sailing vessel near the town of Gulfstream, Thursday night.


  3. Labor Day weekend: Send off summer at these beach eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    Camden, Maine's Inner Harbor hosts the annual Camden Windjammer Festival over Labor Day weekend with the largest gathering of Maine Windjammers found anywhere. At Weirs Beach on Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire, a fireworks show will light up Sunday night, September 6 at 10 p.m. Jones Beach is a terrific place to spend a day - or weekend- at the beach, with more than six miles of coastline.


  4. Los Angeles Beach Cities Modern Home Tour aims to inspireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    Large pocket patio sliders connect front and back yards to achieve an indoor-outdoor feel in this Venice remodel by OPENHAUS design. Photo credit: Brandon Michael Arant It was on a 45-foot yacht en route to the Maldives that Thane Roberts drew up plans for Meridian House , so-called for the Meridian line in the living room to indicate solar noon.


  5. Bavaria Virtess 420 CoupeRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Sea Magazine

    Twin Volvo Penta D6 370 hp diesels, joystick steering, electric anchor windlass, bow thruster, refrigerator, electric stove, water heater, ice-maker, Fusion multimedia pack, air conditioning and more. Volvo Penta IPS 600 w/2 joysticks, navigation and communications electronics from Garmin, moveable cockpit furniture, hydraulic telescoping gangway, electric sunroof, electric table in salon, leather upholstery, gas oven and cooktop, dynamic positioning system and more.


  6. Changing courseRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | Newport Daily News

    Sarah Everhart Skeels, left, of Tiverton and Middletown resident Cindy Walker are attempting to qualify for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. The U.S. trials will be held later this year or early next year.


  7. Golden opportunityRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Newport Daily News

    Luna Rossa and Oracle are in a tight race for first place during the fleet race on the final day of America's Cup World Series Sunday. NEWPORT - Last week, Boston was chosen to represent the United States in its bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics, and speculation already has begun about where -- in and around the city -- certain events might be held.


  8. Scots & Yachts fundraiser, Super Saturday, marketplace planned in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    Scots & Yacts, sponsored by Lake Pontchartrain Women's Sailing Association, will be held September 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the New Orleans Yacht Club on Lake Pontchartrain. The New Orleans Yacht Club is planning a special event to help save women's lives.


  9. June 23-July 1, 2012 | Races off Newport, Rhode IslandRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Newport Daily News

    The America's Cup is displayed on stage with the AC World Series sailors Wednesday night during the opening ceremony at Fort Adams. AC45s race during practice Wednesday afternoon in Narragansett Bay as spectators line the shore at Fort Adams to watch.


  10. Summer like a celebrity: 4 easy ways to go boatingRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Http

    Perusing social media or flipping through a magazine, it's common to see famous faces like George Clooney or Taylor Swift cruising around on fancy boats, but guess what? You don't have to be rich and famous to enjoy boating.


  11. Lady Washington brings history to lifeRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    Last Wednesday was warm and gorgeous, perfect for an evening tour aboard the Lady Washington on the Columbia River. I don't know how the weather could have been any better.


  12. El Jefe TragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Two River Times

    Hello Fellow Fisherpeople! When we head out onto the waters, whether fishing, crabbing, sailing, cruising, etc., we look for ward to enjoying our outdoor time and then returning to the dock, hopefully with great tales of our adventures. How big was that fish? The sailboat sped along at how many knots on that tack? The crab got into your back pocket-how? You get the ideaWe tend to get a bit complacent, maybe even overconfident, about the abilities and limitations of our vessels and expect that each trip will have a favorable outcome until something occurs that shakes us to the core.


  13. Outstanding bridge tendersRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    As the sailing season slowly draws to a close, we would like to congratulate The MV Times on its informative article about the Lagoon Pond Bridge . We also want to thank Earl and John for a job well done under difficult circumstances.


  14. Tall ships lure landlubbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Dana Point News

    The Pilgrim, a full-size replica of the original 1825 ship, will be in action next weekend at the Dana Point Tall Ships Festival. Ships line up in Dana Point Harbor during the 2014 Dana Point Tall Ships Festival.


  15. SAILING: Depleted fleets still produce excitement at Royal Cornwall...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Falmouth Packet

    THE start line for the latest race at the Royal Cornwall Yacht Club was on the eastern shore 500m north of the water tower and 20 boats milled around the committee boat waiting, writes Harold Martin. Exiting from the docks was the cruise liner Europa, escorted by the pilot and the harbour master, so this delayed any action until it was south of the West Narrows.


  16. No scheduled cruises at Bayport Cruise Terminal after Norwegian lines part waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Click2Houston

    The announcement was made after Norwegian Cruise Lines said it would not plan future services from the port. Princess Cruises had already decided to end services from the port.


  17. Rhode Island governor: no new sailboat license plate designRead the original story

    Wednesday | WLNE-TV Providence

    Gov. Gina Raimondo tells WPRO-AM that the state will not go ahead with the new design, which was developed under her predecessor, Gov. Lincoln Chafee. The design was supposed to roll out this month.


  18. Holmes Hole update: Off toChappy by sailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    The annual Holmes Hole Sailing Association race to Chappaquiddick was held on August 30th, another picture-perfect Sunday. Fourteen boats made the trip.


  19. Amateur sailor takes on epic 3,000 mile transatlantic race - and completes it in just over two weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | IcNetwork

    An amateur sailor from the Brecon Beacons took on an epic 3,000 mile transatlantic race to raise money for the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust. The team set off on June 28 from Newport, Rhode Island, and sailed 3,000 nautical miles across the Atlantic finishing in Cowes on the Isle of Wight, 14 days, four hours, 45 minutes and 46 seconds later.


  20. Shipwrecks, record temperatures, and an F3 tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    Shipwrecks , record temperatures, and an F3 tornado top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history . From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on September 2. In 1847 the wood schooner Wisconsin, while carrying lumber, reportedly went ashore in a storm at Porte Des Mortes , Wis.