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ABYC Releases New Labels

ABYC Releases New Labels

The American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) released new boat warning labels with updated, standardized graphics in an effort to increase boater safety. The labels consolidate hazard messages into meaningful, efficient and comprehensive imagery, helping standardize such warnings across the industry. ...
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Vintage Chophouse Debuts in Bay Harbor

Vintage Chophouse Debuts in Bay Harbor

The Inn at Bay Harbor, an award-winning Michigan resort, welcomes its newest addition to the timeless retreat with magnificent waterfront views: The Vintage Chophouse | Wine Bar. Vintage is welcoming and rich in history, embodying the charm of the classic all-American steakhouse and complemented by ...
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Hotel Walloon Opens in Northern Michigan

Hotel Walloon Opens in Northern Michigan

Want to explore the shores of breathtaking Walloon Lake, but not sure where to stay? The newly opened Hotel Walloon in Walloon Village is the first hotel in the area since the early 1900s and boasts 28 standard rooms, four suites and a private beach area and patio for guests, all overlooking the cry...
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Antique Boat Show Returns to Clayton

Antique Boat Show Returns to Clayton

The longest running antique boat show in North America returns to the Antique Boat Museum (ABM) in Clayton, New York July 31-August 2. The 51st edition of the annual Antique Boat Show & Auction, presented by RBC Wealth Management, will feature a variety of antique and classic boats hailing...
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Kettle Creek Marina Turns 30

Kettle Creek Marina Turns 30

Thirty summers ago, Fiona Nisbet and John Jackson had a vision for transforming a rundown marina into a welcoming boating destination in the heart of the fishing village of Port Stanley, Ontario. “Our goal was to have the friendliest little marina on Lake Erie,” says Nisbet. “...
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EZ Dock Celebrates 25th Anniversary

EZ Dock Celebrates 25th Anniversary

In 1990, two friends grew tired of installing and removing wooden docks year after year, so they came up with a better solution: EZ Dock. The manufacturer of durable, polyethylene floating dock systems and lifts celebrates its 25th year in business in 2015. EZ Dock offers dock systems; boat, p...
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Waukegan Port District Welcomes New GM

Waukegan Port District Welcomes New GM

The Waukegan Port District, which manages Illinois’ Waukegan Harbor, recently welcomed a new general manager, Randy Rogers, to its staff. Rogers served in the Navy for 11 years, spent 21 years with the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD), and was chief of staff for the Office of the Transport...
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Hurley Adds U.K. Dealer

Hurley Adds U.K. Dealer

Dinghy Davits manufacturer Hurley Marine Inc. recently announced BHG Marine will be the company’s sole distributor in the U.K. and Ireland for the Hurley Davit line. BHG Marine is based in Lymington, England. “BHG Marine has impressed us with its experience and knowledge of the ...
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First Annual Michigan Lighthouse Festival

First Annual Michigan Lighthouse Festival

A celebration of Michigan’s navigational beacons will travel to St. Ignace this summer when the community hosts the first-ever Michigan Lighthouse Festival June 12-14. The Straits of Mackinac will be abuzz with lighthouse cruises, expert presentations, live music, vendors and other special...
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Global Marine Adds Private Risk Division

Global Marine Adds Private Risk Division

Traverse City, Michigan-based Global Marine Insurance recently hired Mike Jager to run Global Private Risk Insurance, a new division of the company that will create customized insurance solutions. GMI Private Risk is a niche provider for liability protection up to $50 million. For more information, ...
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