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Fun with Boat Names

Fun with Boat Names

February 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

  On one of our last cruises of the boating season, we passed Goodwives River with the smooth, rocky obstacle, Old Baldy, near its entrance. What great names! Thinking back on the boats I saw last summer, I’d say that vessels are sporting some good maritime monikers as well. Though Captain Whiskey, Captain Fantastic, and […]

Bistro SK

Bistro SK

February 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

        Most boaters who cruise to City Island include a meal in their visits. They gravitate towards the convenience of docking and dining establishments, but a meal at Bistro SK is worth a short walk on land. We grabbed a mooring ball at the City Island Yacht Club and walked to the […]

Curtain Up!  Take Your Boat To The Theater

Curtain Up! Take Your Boat To The Theater

February 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Theater lovers looking for a unique boating excursion in local waters should plan on seeing a show at one of Long Island’s many theaters. The stage is set as we present local theaters in towns and villages on both shores along with nearby transient space. It is advisable to buy your tickets and reserve transient space for your boat in advance, as many marinas have limited space for visitors.

Boat Mentoring

Boat Mentoring

August 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

“Heart of Sailing” teaches sailing to special needs children as a form of recreational therapy. It is holding its third annual Sail-a-Thon fundraiser, involving more than 150 sailors, on Saturday, August 21, 2010.

Ahoy, Skipper, Prepare To Be Boarded

Ahoy, Skipper, Prepare To Be Boarded

July 31, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Unlike any other law enforcement arm, the United States Coast Guard may board your boat at their discretion. They need no search warrant, no provocation, and no reason other than ensuring your boat is in full compliance with all applicable federal laws and regulations.

July Editor’s Letter

July Editor’s Letter

July 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

We celebrate our nation’s independence early in July, but our appreciation for the freedoms we enjoy seems to buoy our spirits throughout the month. Take those good vibes out on your boat; our pages are packed with nautical know-how, docking & dining, and day trips.