July 29, 2011
News
www.iwcp.co.uk

Houseboat owners lose legal battle

HOUSEBOAT owners in Bembridge have lost an appeal against eviction. Judges today (Thursday) refused to accept the Second World War landing craft conv
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July 28, 2011
News
Norman A. Schultz - Trade Only Today

Group wants to lock launch ramps in Minnesota

Minnesota's Department of Natural Resources is often cited as having the nation's leading boating safety programs, so it's not surprising that lawmake
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July 27, 2011
News
Trade Only Today

BoatUS petitions FCC on GPS use

BoatUS said it hand-delivered Tuesday more than 15,000 comments from concerned boaters, sailors and anglers to the Federal Communications Commission,
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July 25, 2011
News
Kellie K. Speed - www.justluxe.com

Quincy's Marina Bay welcomes Boston's first houseboat

If you love being near the water and would like to spend your vacations literally on top of it, then head on down to the South Shore where Rowe Constr
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July 22, 2011
News
Boating Industry

Through May, dealers report profit, sales up

For the first five months of 2011, new boat sales were up by 17.6 percent compared to the same period in 2010 for the average dealer tracked by consul
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July 21, 2011
News
Trade Only Today

SkipperLiner delivers Wisconsin ferry

LaCrosse, Wis.-based SkipperLiner recently launched a two-part vehicle ferry for the city of Cassville, Wis. The Pride of Cassville will transport
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July 20, 2011
News

Boating Interest Deduction Threatened : Boats as second homes under fire

There have been two proposals that could dramatically affect houseboaters come tax time. According to Christine Pomorski, from the National Marine Man
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July 19, 2011
News
Craig Oaks

Party at B-Dock

Tucked away in the rolling hills of Kentucky, you will find B-Dock located at Lee's Ford Marina on beautiful Lake Cumberland. B-Dock is nestled perfec
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July 18, 2011
News
Kent Spencer - The Province

Houseboaters keep fingers crossed

Houseboat owners along the fastflowing Fraser River feel lucky to have escaped unscathed as the river swells to seldom seen levels at this time of yea
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July 15, 2011
News
Kent Spencer - The Province

Fraser River's awesome rise keeps houseboaters on alert

Houseboat owners along the fast-flowing Fraser River feel lucky to have escaped unscathed as the river swells to seldom seen levels at this time of ye
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July 14, 2011
News
www.lvrj.com

Planning an outdoor adventure? Three things to do first

An outdoor adventure is one of the great joys of summer. Whether you opt for rock climbing in Kentucky's Red River Gorge or a week on a houseboat in t
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July 12, 2011
News
Boating Industry

Mercury Marine looking to hire 150 workers

Mercury Marine will host a job fair July 21 to fill 150 positions during the next two months at the Fond du Lac location. The positions start at $
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July 11, 2011
News
Melena Ryzik - www.nytimes.com

Check in, swim out: A floating hotel as art

As boat christenings go, this one was rollicking. In lieu of a Champagne bottle smashed against a hull, there was late-night bourbon and diving off th
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July 08, 2011
News
Les Cockrell - www.dentonrc.com

Boats needed for Take a Soldier Fishing event

Organizers of the upcoming Take a Soldier Fishing weekend at Ray Roberts Lake need boat owners to help out. "We need all kinds of boats - bass, cra
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July 06, 2011
News
Trade Only Today

Sea Tow reports increase in holiday weekend assistance

The number of marine assistance calls to Sea Tow's nationwide 24-hour dispatch center during Independence Day weekend increased by 32 percent from 201
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July 05, 2011
News

Highest Water in a Decade Expected at Lake Powell: Above-average snowpack opens new areas of lake to houseboaters

Summer visitors to Lake Powell will experience water levels last seen 10 years ago, according to anew report by the Bureau of Reclamation. The report
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July 05, 2011
News

Just Tooting Our Own Whistle: Houseboat Magazine earns Apex Award

Houseboat magazine recently earned the 2011 Award Of Excellence in the Feature Writing category from Apex Awards. The article, "Just Blow'n Steam," by
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July 04, 2011
News
BoatUS

Six safe refueling tips

It was the end to the Memorial Day weekend when a 32-foot motorboat with four persons aboard pulled up to the fuel dock. Moments later, after filling
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July 01, 2011
News
www.bizbash.com

Papillon Airways and Forever Houseboats partner for three new summer retreat experiences

This summer, there's a new option for a group retreat or incentive trip in the American Southwest. Papillon Airways Inc. and Forever Houseboats have p
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