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Midwest Winter Paintings Featured in Harbor Shores

Midwest Winter Paintings Featured in Harbor Shores

03-Mar-2017

Paintings depicting Great Lakes states in winter will be featured at The Inn at Harbor Shores in St. Joseph, Michigan through May 17. The collection, titled RETRO . SPECT by Alli Farkas, shows winter scenes from Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan and Ohio. Farkas says her paintings use thin layers glazed...
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Neighborhood Set to Open in Harbor Shores

Neighborhood Set to Open in Harbor Shores

24-Feb-2017

Harbor Village, the latest neighborhood to be built in the Harbor Shores development in southwest Michigan, will open to the public this summer. Harbor Village is the seventh and largest neighborhood to open in the resort destination and is designed around its waterfront location. Harbor Villag...
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Volvo Penta’s Susan Bonivich Receives Darlene Briggs Award

Volvo Penta’s Susan Bonivich Receives Darlene Briggs Award

23-Feb-2017

Susan Bonivich was recently named the 2016 Darlene Briggs Woman of the Year at the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo. Bonivich is the OEM/dealer sales manager for Volvo Penta of the Americas and is the second woman at Volvo Penta to receive the award within the past decade. The Darlene Briggs...
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2017 Miami Innovation Awards Announced

2017 Miami Innovation Awards Announced

21-Feb-2017

Each year at the Miami International Boat Show, new consumer marine products are evaluated, judged and honored by the National Marine Manufacturers Association and Boating Writers International at the Miami International Boat Show Innovation Awards. This year’s competition saw 19 winners a...
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Basa’s Marine Under New Ownership

Basa’s Marine Under New Ownership

20-Feb-2017

Basa’s Marine is under new ownership. Rich and Jody Gotlund purchased the Bolingbrook, Illinois-based company from the previous owner, Ron Basa. Rich began his career in boating at Basa’s, working in the service department when he was 17 years old. He has since worked in all aspect...
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New Maritime School in Cleveland

New Maritime School in Cleveland

18-Feb-2017

In July 2017, a new Great Lakes maritime school will open its doors in Cleveland, Ohio. The Davis Aerospace and Maritime High School will share a building with Cleveland High School for Digital Arts and will offer 100 to 120 ninth graders training to become pilots, marine biologist and boat captains...
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Marquis and Carver Give Back

Marquis and Carver Give Back

17-Feb-2017

Marquis and Carver Yachts employees recently donated more than $80,000 worth of materials and equipment to the local Pulaski High School and to the local church, Ss. Edward and Isadore Catholic Church. The church received plywood, and the high school received more than 1,000 board-feet of lumb...
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Boat Loan Tips from BoatU.S.

Boat Loan Tips from BoatU.S.

15-Feb-2017

As boat season slowly approaches, boaters considering buying a new vessel should take into consideration the best way to finance their new purchase. To aid prospective buyers, BoatU.S. has recently come out with a list of 10 tips to get the right boat loan. These include: 1- Check your credit. ...
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Freedom Boat Club Lake Erie Earns Top Award

Freedom Boat Club Lake Erie Earns Top Award

15-Feb-2017

Freedom Boat Club’s Lake Erie branch franchise owners, Jim and Beckett Spreng, as well as Marketing and Sales Director Carrie Ranney, were recognized with the “Marketer of the Year” award at the company’s national franchise conference last November. The Lake Erie branch stood...
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Chicago Lakefront Facility Floats Youth Activities with a Different Spin

Chicago Lakefront Facility Floats Youth Activities with a Different Spin

11-Feb-2017

Chicago Sailing is mixing things up this year with a land-and-water summer camp for kids. Through Sails and Serves, children ages 9 to 16 can learn two lifetime sports: Sailing and tennis. Sailing instruction will take place in the morning, while tennis takes place in the afternoon. All classes in t...
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