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Flotsam & Jetsam: A head-turner with a turn of speed

Flying Target is 35 feet of classic powerboat. Built by legendary naval architect John Hacker in 1944, the double-cockpit runabout is powered by a 1,300-hp...

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Flotsam & Jetsam: Waterfront luxury in the Big Apple

Where can you get 5,000 square feet of living space in the New York metro area without being a multimillionaire? On a boat, of course....

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His bark and his bite were equally friendly

Editor’s note: Bob Grieser was a legendary photographer, a frequent Soundings contributor and an all-around colorful character who was well-known in the boating community. “Bobby...

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Former Soundings writer was a ‘sailor’s sailor’

Jack Sherwood was a character who loved to write about characters — watermen, boatyard workers, vagabond cruisers and others he encountered on and around Chesapeake...

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Flotsam & jetsam: Let there be light

Of the dozen historic lightships that remain, WLV-612 is one of the more notable. -

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Sailing

Key West Race Week delivers finish-line thrills Victory came down to the last leg of the last race for many of the grand prix classes at Key West Race Week,...

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Mishaps and Rescues

Boating deaths dipped to a record low in 2012

The Coast Guard says boating fatalities last year totaled 651, the lowest number on record. - In its 2012 Recreational Boating Statistics, the agency says the 651 deaths represent a...

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