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Safety on the Water with your Dog

September 11, 2018

Boating with your dog...it seems so simple. Just bring him along and enjoy your time together. It can be a wonderful        experience for all involved, assuming your pet is comfortable on the water.   Some safety tips to consider:   Acclimate your pet to the boating life at the dock, before going on any long outings. Remember to protect him from the sun – sunblock on his pale nose if...

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Inspecting Exhaust Manifolds and Risers

February 14, 2018

Keeping a Wary Eye on Raw-Water Cooled Manifolds and Risers Can Prevent the Premature Death of Your Engine Pop Quiz: The owner of a 30' powerboat hops aboard his boat one day to go for a cruise, but his inboard V-8 engine is slow to start. When it finally does start, he notices a distinct knocking noise which he's never heard before. He continues to run the engine briefly, and then shuts it down...

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National Marina Day Highlights

June 7, 2012

National Marina Day Recap   A big Thank you to everyone who attended National Marina Day last Saturday @ Rex Marine Center. The weather was playing hardball prior to the event but the sun prevailed in the end. Also thanks to the companies and organizations that were represented on Saturday. Below are a few pictures of the event. Congratulations to the Winners of the raffle: Anthony Valenti –...

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Coast Guard Auxiliary rescues research vessel passengers in Norwalk Harbor

September 27, 2011

Date: 25SEP2011 Contact: Rande J. Wilson Public Affairs Officer 860.881.0570 Email: rjwilson@snet.net http://www.auxpa.org/ http://www.flotilla72.org Photo Release Coast Guard Auxiliary rescue of research vessel passengers Norwalk, CT – A U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary operations vessel rescued nine children and one adult from the 40’ R/V Oceanic, which had run hard aground in Norwalk Harbor this...

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