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FEAR ON CAPE COD AS SHARKS HUNT AGAIN By C.J. Chivers Photographs by Tyler Hicks Nina Lanctot sprinted toward a calamity she had long ago foretold. It was mid-September 2019. Moments earlier, Lanctot, an ocean lifeguard and former collegiate swimmer, was eating lunch in the parking lot at Newcomb Hollow, a beach in the town
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Getting crew can be fraught with danger, while Cruising Helmsman contributor Michael Kildea went through the agony he ended up with the right Juan. This is the story of Juan and me, okay more about me than Juan. I was in the Tweed River at the Ivory Tavern marina, aboard my Duncanson 34 which I
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A forgotten chore, a dose of laudanum and a dream of pirate treasure converge with disastrous consequences and life-changing adventure in the middle-grade historical fiction novel, “Maud & Addie” (Regal House Publishing) by Maureen Buchanan Jones. The year is 1910. The location is Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia. Two sisters from Halifax are staying at their
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Emmerdale spoilers follow. Emmerdale star Kevin Mathurin has shared more details of next week’s dramatic rapids scenes. Kevin’s character Charles Anderson will fight for his life when he, Manpreet Sharma (Rebecca Sarker), Victoria Barton (Isabel Hodgins) and David Metcalfe (Matthew Wolfenden) all find themselves helpless in dangerous waters. The scenes play out in the early
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Updated: Oct 15, 2021 08:03 AM PJ Rodrigues, left, is making steady strides competing with Christchurch Boarding School Seahorses (Photograph supplied) PJ Rodrigues is thriving in his debut season competing in varsity sailing in the United States. The Bermudian has settled in well with his new team-mates since enrolling in Christchurch Boarding School in Norfolk,
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Boat insurance helps cover repairs due to accidents, theft, fire, storms and other perils. It also offers liability protection in the event your watercraft injures someone or damages someone else’s property. Even if you don’t use your boat regularly, insurance can provide peace of mind in case of unexpected events. To help you find the
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Before 1993 a county-supported festival called Bayfest, existed to celebrate the maritime heritage of Georgetown County. The head of the event resigned, and a small group of business people volunteered to take charge of the wooden boat portion. The motivation was basic: improve business in downtown Georgetown. Effort was put into attracting wooden boat builders
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With dreams of cruising the east coast, in the January 2019 Cruising Helmsman edition Justine Porter discusses how there is plenty to see before you get there. After numerous farewell parties starting in November we finally could not delay our departure from Gove. Knowing those south east trade winds were very close to setting themselves,
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