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Dorie Cox is editor of The Triton.

Motoryacht Loon’s crew works unique ‘charter’ after Hurricane Dorian

Story and photos by Dorie Cox “It was just like charter,” said Capt. Paul Clarke of M/Y Loon. “But instead of champagne, we were running water to the …

Pacific Hope brings medical and more to northern Bahamas

By Dorie Cox; Photos by Josh Ritchie The 179-foot medical ship M/V Pacific Hope departed the Dominican Republic three days after Hurricane Dorian hit the …

Fort Lauderdale train bridge schedule under scrutiny

By Dorie Cox The New River in Fort Lauderdale is a main navigation route for marine traffic that runs between the Intracoastal Waterway and many marine …

Triton networks with Neptune Group Yachting

The threat of Hurricane Dorian pushed The Triton’s regular first-Wednesday-of-the-month networking event back one week. Nonetheless, more than 220 yacht …

Yacht’s third trip delivers tons of donations after Hurricane Dorian

Story and photos by Dorie Cox; Offload photos from M/Y Axis Update Sept. 10 Capt. Les Annan and the yacht’s crew are preparing M/Y Axis to head back to the …

Yacht joins canine crusade after Hurricane Dorian

By Dorie Cox When the large door opened on the stern of the 240-foot yacht, 50 furry faces stared out at the volunteers on the dock. Just a day before, these …

From the Bridge: Know-it-alls? Maybe, but captains ask when answers elude

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox Individual comments are not attributed to encourage candid discussion; attending captains are identified in the accompanying …

Box by box, volunteers fill Mission of Hope’s boat for Hurricane Dorian relief

Photos and story by Dorie Cox From the dock, across the passerelle, down the port side of M/V True North, into the companionway and down the hold, up to 40 …

Supplies, money pour in for Hurricane Dorian relief at Bradford barbecue

Story by Dorie Cox; Photos by Tom Serio A busy flow of cars and trucks dropped off donations at Bradford Marine last night during a barbecue event to aid the …

Yacht transports chefs to feed thousands after Hurricane Dorian

By Dorie Cox It is hard to see M/Y Global. The 220-foot Shadow Marine boat is on the facedock at Pier 66 South in Fort Lauderdale, tied below the looming 17th …

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