A New Year's Eve rescue involved two British sailors rescued after their new 40-foot vessel ran aground at night along the coast of southern England.
Quadriplegic British sailor Geoff Holt's bid to sail across the Atlantic unassisted became more challenging when his on-board generator failed with only 500 miles of his 3,000 mile voyage left to go. The loss forces Holt to manually steer his 60-foot catamaran.
Coastal Maine is known for its wars among rival lobstermen, but now hostilities have broken out over a far less prestigious fruit of the sea: rockweed.
Southeastern Connecticut's Mystic Seaport will host the Barry Finn Memorial Chantey Blast and Pub Sing from 1-5 p.m. Saturday.
Two Massachusetts athletic clubs are raising money though a raffle, the winner of which will take possession of a 2010 Nantucket Skiff by Roth Boat Builders.
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