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Dorie Cox is editor of The Triton.

Chefs compete in heart healthy, Paleo, vegan, vegetarian themes

The Triton can’t wait to find out which chef will be crowned Best Charter Yacht Chef at the Newport Charter Yacht Show. Good luck to Chef Frida Eklund of …

R.I. charter show returns to Newport Shipyard

Eli Dana is masterful at multitasking. Last weekend, the general manager of Newport Shipyard (NSY)  took his one-year-old and his four-year-old out on his …

Crew shine at 2016 Newport Charter Yacht Show

Crew were up and running on opening day of the Newport Charter Yacht Show. (Photos by Lucy Chabot Reed and Suzette Cook) despite and pre-dawn hail storm. This …

More signals clog AIS navigation screens onboard

It is 6:20 in the morning as Capt. Claude Strickland unties the 100-foot private yacht he runs to leave Port Everglades in Ft. Lauderdale. There is only one …

Developer withdraws bid on Bahia Mar rezoning, redevelopment

A letter to withdraw plans to redevelop Bahia Mar Resort and Marina, home to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), has been sent to the the city …

Derecktor Robinhood in full season at newly acquired historic marina

Derecktor Robinhood General Manager Neil Collins says the historic former Robinhood Marine Center in Georgetown, Maine is in good hands. “We’re lucky to …

Community celebrates boating at 3rd annual Marine Industry Day

More than 1,500 people joined the marine industry for the 3rd annual Marine Industry Day in Ft. Lauderdale to celebrate the impact of boating in South Florida. …

“A boat for the planet” to arrive at Miami’s Epic Marina on June 28

French research schooner S/Y Tara is headed to Miami’s Epic Marina for a first port of call on the new expedition “Tara Pacific.” After giving voice to …

Moth could delay vessels traveling from Ecuador to Chile

The Chilean Agriculture Service is warning of inspections for all international vessels arriving direct from Ecuador following latest detections in Chilean …

Stonegate Bank issues first credit card for use in Cuba

Stonegate Bank announced on June 14 the issuance of MasterCard credit cards for use in Cuba. The Pompano Beach, Florida based bank will be the first bank in …

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ABM gives Bahamas update

ABM gives Bahamas update

Joe Dargavage, vice president of the Association of Bahamas Marinas, gave attendees of last week’s Triton Virtual Networking event an …

New lift coming together at Derecktor Fort Pierce

New lift coming together at Derecktor Fort Pierce

It’s happening, and it’s going to be big. That’s the sense one can get as they see the buildout of the new Derecktor Fort Pierce …

COVID, fires, lawsuits, obituaries among top stories of 2020

COVID, fires, lawsuits, obituaries among top stories of 2020

Yacht captains and crew -- as well as other yachting professionals -- found lots of news of interest on The-Triton.com last …

Ending weird 2020 in the Exumas

Ending weird 2020 in the Exumas

At the beginning of this pandemic, I went into panic mode and pondered what my options were, seeing as I expected this to totally stall …