Write To Be Heard

Three secrets to shredding fat successfully

As we exit the time of sweet-filled holiday parties, many of us dread the potential weight gain and unhappy feeling from overeating many high-calorie meals and desserts. However, there is…

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What goes up must come down

On Nov. 29, the stock market — specifically the Dow Jones Industrial Average — was the highest it had ever been. The housing market was at its highest since the…

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Purge your extras to good cause

A few places to take donations in South Florida:   Humane Society of Broward County, 2070 Griffin Road (33312), 954-463-4870 Women in Distress, 1372 N. State Road 7 (33063), 954-975-7425…

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Maintenance, basic precautions go far to prevent a fire onboard

There are few things more dangerous on a boat or yacht than a fire. They can spread quickly, and there is nowhere to get away from the heat and the…

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Write to be heard: Rarely allow security cameras in private areas of yachts

After reading your recent survey about security cameras on yachts [“Smile, you’re on camera, inside and out,” page C1, August issue], I was compelled to write. Most yachts have some…

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Write to be Heard: Sea Sick column could save a life

Sea Sick column could save a life Wow… great article on heart health [“Healthy, young and fit can still be vulnerable to heart attacks,” by Keith Murray, page B2, September…

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Obamacare a good thing for U.S. yacht crew, their employers

This communique is to provide those crew who are U.S. citizens with some important and timely information about the U.S. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare…

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Portable docks make playing with toys easier

As yachts continue to grow, one thing still unchanged is how to manage and corral water toys and how to provide safe, convenient access for customers and crew alike. Two…

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On being an INC or an LLC

Previously, I have written on the importance of having a written contract, and on the importance of certain clauses, such as the choice of forum. Of equal concern are issues…

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Sitka committed to attracting megayachts

What if I said there was a town in Alaska first settled 10,000 years ago and that a lot more recently it was the wealthy, sophisticated capital of Russia’s North…

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