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  1. Balmoral set to return to PenarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Penarth Times

    The popular coastal cruising steamer, which was last in operation in 2012, was a regular fixture at Penarth Pier in the summer months for many years before it was withdrawn from service and laid up in Bristol Inner Harbour. The Balmoral Fund Ltd was founded in January of this year with the aim of getting the ship sailing again in 2015.

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  2. Boats for $20? At 'Storage Wars' by the sea, anything's possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Wave

    Johnny Cizek pulls up to the docks in an inflatable gray dinghy, just minutes before the action starts. Buzzing nearby on wooden walkways are about 50 people looking to pick up a deal, bargain-hunters who have shown up on a recent chilly morning to scour old, beat-up boats that over the past few months have washed up or been abandoned in Newport Harbor.

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  3. Allen hopes for Hobart and Olympic gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Age

    Yachting Australia president Matt Allen is confident his sport can deliver on the latest Olympic benchmark report, but his most immediate challenge is a handicap win in the Sydney to Hobart. On Wednesday, the Australian Olympic Committee issued their annual medals projection ahead of the 2016 Rio Games based on recent performances in major international competitions.

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  4. The Most Important Lessons You Can Learn From the Sony HackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Credit.com

    Angelina Jolie may have been all thorns when she ran into Sony's Amy Pascal last week after the hacker group Guardians of Peace leaked the co-chair's email rant about the "Maleficent" star, but while the gossip mill grinds and the spin doctors do their best to stop the bleeding at the company, the real lesson here revolves around a question of corporate culture. It is important not to understate what happened.

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  5. Speed technology has ruined America's CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Cape Cod Times

    I note with interest that the 2017 America's Cup races will be held in Bermuda. Normally this event would capture my full attention for the spectacular seamanship and tactics required at this level of sailing.

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  6. Alameda letters: Man lost in accident will be sorely missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Inside Bay Area

    A good man was killed Dec. 11 at the intersection of Grand Street and Otis Avenue. He was in a crosswalk and was wearing a neon vest and lighted wristband.

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  7. Larry Ellison takes America's Cup outside of U.S. to get his...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | SFGate

    Remember the America's Cup? Those were the days, eh? Monumental hype, epic races and crashes on San Francisco Bay, and controversy on top of controversy. At the end of the day, the 2013 Cup had sunny weather, big crowds and a remarkable comeback win by Larry Ellison 's Oracle team.

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  8. U.S.-Cuba relations: 1959-2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Miami Herald

    Lawyer Fidel Castro leads rebels in an attack on the Moncada army barracks in Santiago de Cuba. Death toll: 69 attackers, 19 soldiers and police.

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  9. Hampshire sailing ace Leigh McMillan just misses out on Extreme Sailing title hat-trickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Daily Echo

    The Southampton skipper finished runner-up on The Wave Muscat in the 2014 series which finished in Sydney at the weekend, just ten points adrift of Morgan Larson's Alinghi team. It was the end of a thrilling year-long battle between McMillan and Larson and their crews, spanning 12 months, eight countries and 223 races.

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  10. Smooth SailingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2013 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    After two summers of boys camps, the Baltimore County Sailing Center will offer its first sailing program for frum girls. Eli Donaty, 16, has always enjoyed being in the water.

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  11. Deal watch: Norwegian Cruise Line launches 'Wave' offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | USA Today

    Norwegian Cruise Line today became one of the first major operators to roll out a promotion for Wave Season -- the period from January through March when a large percentage of cruises are booked. The Deal watch: Norwegian Cruise Line launches 'Wave' offer Norwegian Cruise Line today became one of the first major operators to roll out a promotion for Wave Season -- the period from January through March when a large percentage of cruises are booked.

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  12. Boating Safety Class Celebrates Graduation, Plans Upcoming ClassRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Osprey Observer

    In November, 10 graduates of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary's "Sailing Skills and Seamanship" class gathered together at the Tampa Sailing Squadron to celebrate their achievement. "Sailing Skills and Seamanship" is one of the most extensive boating courses presented by the Auxiliary, as well as one of their longest with 17 chapters presented over 14 weeks.

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  13. The best kiteboarding spots in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Surfing News

    Kiteboarding in the Pacific Ocean is a wonderful experience. Despite the relatively low water temperatures, kitesurfing California is all about knowing the best spots and the right weather patterns over the year.

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  14. Replica pirate ship dismasted off Cape Sable IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | CBC News

    Photos on the schooner's Facebook page show damage, including a "crushed temporary wheelhouse, steering and railing," writes Tilley. A Nova Scotia-based replica pirate ship, Liana's Ransom, is awaiting repairs in Clark's Harbour after losing its mast off the coast of the province.

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  15. Tis the season: Holiday festivities to make you merryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | USA Today

    It's no surprise that Nashville celebrates the holidays in a musical fashion, and their "Holiday Harmony" celebrations reach far and wide. Over the holidays, visitors can check out the city's other popular music themed attractions and historic attractions as well.

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  16. New Game: 2-Up: Prospector / America's CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | MobyGames

    As you move around the plain and you are close to gold then the detector moves up and down making a noise. Once you are on the spot where the gold is then you automatically collect it.

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  17. Ring in the New Year at Park Tavern with Yatch Rock Revue and Yacht Rock ScoonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Patch.com

    The Southwest Porch at Park Tavern is ready to sail into the New Year on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 with an all-inclusive celebration featuring live music from Yacht Rock Revue and Yacht Rock Schooner. Double the smooth! The Codefendents will also be spinning the hottest music in the Piedmont Room into the wee hours of the morning.

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  18. Year in review: Maritimes stories that made headlines in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | GlobalNews

    It was another busy news year in the Maritimes region, with stories emerging that captured local, national and even international headlines. Several of the most prominent storylines revolved around the justice system and violent crimes, but there was also plenty of political debate about key issues including fracking, abortion and health care.

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  19. Meet SFFD's New Fireboat TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Marine News

    Surrounded on three sides by water with the Pacific Ocean to the west, the Golden Gate Strait to the north, and San Francisco Bay to the East, the San Francisco Fire Department currently relies on two old and refurbished fireboats, the Phoenix and the Guardian to serve as fire protection assets for the waters around the City. San Francisco requires fireboats for a wide range of protective coastal duties.

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  20. New cruise ship to have giant water parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | USA Today

    Norwegian Cruise Line's next ship will have the largest aqua park at sea and feature four water slides, the company announced today. Scheduled to debut in November, the 4,200-passenger Norwegian Escape also New cruise ship to have giant water park Norwegian Cruise Line's next ship will have the largest aqua park at sea and feature four water slides, the company announced today.

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