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Yacht safety protocols aim to prevent accidental diver death

By Dorie Cox A scuba diver was killed by a yacht propeller the morning of June 27 at Old Port Cove Marina in North Palm Beach, Florida. The diver, identified …

S/Y Bequia wins Candy Store Cup

S/Y Bequia, a 92-foot (28m) yawl sailing in Class B, was the overall winner of the 2017 Candy Store Cup Superyacht Edition raced in late July in Newport, …

M/Y Natita seized

M/Y Natita, a 217-foot (66m) Oceanco launched in Germany in 2005, has been seized by Goldman Sachs Group after the owner, Texas oil mogul William Kallop, …

Australia creates 21 anchorages along Great Barrier Reef for megayachts

New amendments by the Australian government will create 21 anchorages for yachts up to 230 feet (70m) throughout the Whitsunday Planning Area, according to a …

Crew caught by surprise when B1/B2 visas denied

By Dorie Cox A yacht stew settled into her seat on a flight back to the United States after a recent overseas holiday. She had been working with the yacht for …

Triton wins Society of Professional Journalists award

The Triton was awarded second place for best trade or special interest publication by the Society of Professional Journalists, Florida Pro chapter on July 22. …

Cayman Islands Shipping Registry tops White List of Paris MoU

The Cayman Islands Shipping Registry, a division of the Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands, has been listed as No. 1 on the “White List” in …

Cheeki Rafiki yacht manager avoids manslaughter charges

The jury in the case of a yacht manager on trial in the deaths of the S/Y Cheeki Rafiki crew was discharged after failing to reach a verdict on four …

U.S. Coast Guard reduces Miami anchorage area

The U.S. Coast Guard has divided its Miami anchorage ground into two separate areas to reduce potential damage to threatened coral posed by anchoring vessels. …

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show in for upgrades

Informa Exhibitions has said it is investing in upgrades to enhance the 58th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. Enhancements in marketing, digital …

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Stew Cues: Table seating, service order dictated by varying factors

Stew Cues: Table seating, service order dictated by varying factors

Stew Cues: by Alene Keenan Some of the most frequently asked questions I get regarding mealtimes are how to seat the guests at the …

Top Shelf: Sunchoke Vichyssoise with Smoked Salmon and Golden Quail Egg

Top Shelf: Sunchoke Vichyssoise with Smoked Salmon and Golden Quail Egg

Top Shelf: by Chef Timothy MacDonald All that glitters is not gold. But when in desperate need to elevate a dish to new heights, gold, …

Former Chief Stew Johanna Mueller dies

Former Chief Stew Johanna Mueller dies

By Lucy Chabot Reed Johanna Mueller broke into yachting the old fashioned way. While working at a hardware store, her work ethic shone …

Engineer’s Angle: Rapport in repair relies on client-tech respect

Engineer’s Angle: Rapport in repair relies on client-tech respect

Engineer's Angle: By JD Anson Hiring and dealing with contractors can be a nightmare, or a dream. After spending significant time on …

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