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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

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Best 10 State Parks For A New York Summer Day Trip

Escape the sweat and grime of the city by traveling to a green, lush New York State Park this summer.

06/03/2013

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Bill Would Allow Online Courses For Hunting, Boating Licenses

Connecticut lawmakers are considering a bill allowing people to qualify for hunting and boating licenses by taking approved online courses.

03/25/2013

Three Rescued In New Haven Harbor

Three boaters have been rescued in New Haven Harbor.

07/04/2012

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Prison Sentence In Drunken Boating Accident

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A Guilford man has drawn prison time for a drunken boating accident that killed a childhood friend. The New Haven Register reports¬† that Arthur King Hall was sentenced in New […]

07/03/2012

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OpSail 2012 CT Preview

New London hosted OpSail 2000 in July of 2000 when nearly one million visitors traveled to the shoreline of Connecticut to sneak a peek at the sailing vessels and partake in festival events. More than 40 tall ships from 14 different countries anchored in the harbor. This year New London will once again have the honor of being the last stop of the National OpSail 2012.

06/30/2012

Stamford Police badge. From Stamford Police web site.

Stamford Man’s Body Found Under Boat

Stamford police are investigating the apparent drowning of a 68-year-old city man whose body was found under his boat after friends reported him missing.

04/02/2012

River Dogs Snack bar at Birdseye Ramp

Best Connecticut Boat Launches: Long Island Sound

By Leon A. Sylvester Connecticut’s coastline and the bordering waters of Long Island Sound have much to offer the marine enthusiast.¬† Whether you’re a pleasure boater looking to explore the many islands inlets and harbors […]

07/16/2011