Senate Bill Would Scuttle Young CaptainsA state senator from Ft. Lauderdale wants to put age restrictions on who can chart their own course on the water.
Senate Sends Boating Bills To Gov. ScottBills that would offer boaters a registration discount for buying safety equipment and redefine careless boating are ready to drop anchor on Gov. Rick Scott's desk.
Emergency Precautions Could Shrink Boat FeesA state senator is proposing a reduction in annual registration fees for boaters who purchase emergency locator devices for their vessels.
Zero Tolerance For BUI & Safety Enforced Ahead Of Memorial It’s the start of Memorial Day Weekend, a vastly popular boating weekend in South Florida.
The World's Biggest Ship GraveyardNouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they've brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.
Columbus Day Boaters Can Party In Biscayne Nat'l. ParkBiscayne National Park may be closed due to the government shutdown, but law enforcement will allow the annual Columbus Day tie-up and party to go on in the waters of Biscayne National Park.
Ahoy Matey! Fun On The Water At Wacky Key West RegattaHandmade vessels of thin plywood and duct tape competed Sunday in Key West’s annual Memorial Day Weekend Schooner Wharf Minimal Regatta.
Boating Safety Stressed Over Memorial Day WeekendThe weather is clearing up just in time for Memorial Day weekend. Many people will be hitting the water to enjoy the holiday weekend but authorities have stressed that they should keep safety in mind.
Miami Boat Show Also Features Gadgets, GizmosWith hundreds of boats at the Miami International Boat Show, it's easy to forget the show has gadgets and gizmos galore for those interested in marine electronics, propulsion and accessories.
Two Boats Catch Fire In Water Near BrickellA boat was destroyed and another had major damage after a fire ripped through both at the end of a pier in the water near Brickell.
Boat Owners Urged To Secure Boats NowWhile it is looking more and more like South Florida will not be in the direct path of Tropical Storm Isaac, that doesn’t mean we won’t feel its effects.
FWC Wants To Hear Your Fish TalesGot a great story about the big one that didn’t get away? The state’s Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission wants to hear from you.