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August 9th Fishing Report

Fishing Report August 9th Brian Bacon from Big Game Fishing RI says- Inshore: This past weeks trips produced some world...

Newport Police Youth Outreach-Salt Water Fishing

Newport Police Youth Outreach was a Success! By Rebecca Whitelatch Even though the fish weren't taking the bait, the Fort...

Youth Saltwater Fishing with the Newport Police

Newport police Department's Youth Outreach Program Saltwater Youth Fishing Event  August 9th 10am-2pm Fort Adams...

Power Docks Goes LIVE

Power Docks Blue Isles(tm) W-Fi goes live in Newport Harbor Boaters visiting Newport this summer can now enjoy free Wi-Fi...

2017 Newport Folk Festival

2017 Newport (Sold Out) Folk Festival is happening this weekend! By Rebecca Whitelatch The Newport Folk Festival will be...

July 24th Fishing report

Rhode Island fishing Report By Rebecca Whitelatch July 24, 2017 Big Game Sportfishing July 24, 2017 Captain Brian...

Sailors for the Sea named an Environmental Innovator of the Year

by the Green Sports Alliance Newport, Rhode Island (July 5, 2017) – Sailors for the Sea, the leading conservation...

Blue Isles™ Platform Launched in Newport

Newport, RI (June 29, 2017) by Rebecca Whitelatch PowerDocks, LLC launches their  Blue Isles™ platform here in Newport...

BoatUS Says More Boaters on the Water for July Fourth Holiday

8 safety tips for boating’s busiest time of the year  June 28, 2017 -- The nation’s largest advocacy, services and safety...

2017 C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta

C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta That's a wrap for the 15th Clagett Sonar class winners Clagett 2017...

“Courageous,” Ted Turner’s victory in the 1977 America’s Cup

Ted Turner honored by New York Yacht Club 40 years after America's Cup victory By Neil Best  Photo:Billy Black Ted Turner...

J/Fest Participants Invited to Ida Lewis Distance Race

NEWPORT, R.I. (June 8, 2017) – Ida Lewis Distance Race and J/Fest New England are in cahoots! Officials from the separately...

Restrictions for portions of Upper Narragansett Bay lifted for first time in 70 years

Expanded Shellfishing Opportunities Announced For R.I. Waters PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental...

Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoff Semi-Final

Ben Ainslie: "The most exciting, exhilarating day of sailing I've ever been involved in" Peter Burling’s Emirates Team New...

US Sailing Reach Initiative

11TH HOUR RACING AWARDS GRANT TO US SAILING’S REACH INITIATIVE PORTSMOUTH, R.I. – US Sailing, the National Governing Body...

Dog on board- Safe Sailing tips

Boating With Dogs: My top list of must haves and do's & don'ts for your four legged Sailors. By Rebecca...

2018 Key West Race Week Cancelled

The Storm Trysail Club - Key West Race Week 2018 No Key West Race Week in 2018 Sara Proctor LARCHMONT, N.Y., May 25, 2017...

Sir Russell Coutts, five-time winner of the America’s Cup

Russell Coutts: Transforming the America’s Cup Sir Russell Coutts, five-time winner of the America’s Cup, now holds the...

12 Metre Class Announces Waypoint Regattas in ROAD TO THE WORLDS Series

NEWPORT, R.I. (May 22, 2017) – The International 12 Metre Class (ITMA) has released locations and dates for the ROAD TO THE...

New Type of Rendezvous Gives Boat Owners, Industry, the Public a Chance to Celebrate Iconic Designers

Designer Series Launches in Bristol with Fleet of Ted Hood Designs Herreshoff Marine Museum, July 21-23 Bristol (RI)...

RI Applauds NEB as Clean Marina

RI's Largest Clean Marina New England Boatworks Tackles Global Problem Locally When New England Boatworks (NEB) was...

Electric Shock Drowning FAQ

WHAT IS ELECTRIC SHOCK DROWNING? ELECTRIC SHOCK DROWNING PREVENTION ASSOCIATION Electric Shock Drowning (ESD) is the...

The 2017 IBEX Innovation Awards

2017 IBEX Innovation Awards Program Open for Entry The 2017 Innovation Awards program is open for entry, one of the...

Oliver Hazard Perry with the Naval Academy

NEWPORT, RI (May 3, 2017) – The 200-foot Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry, Rhode Island’s Official Sailing Education Vessel,...

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