Pirogue endorsed as official boat of Louisiana by state House
By Times-Picayune Staff The pirogue, the proposed official boat
of the state, has set sail for the Louisiana Senate after navigating
relatively calm waters in the House. Lawmakers last week voted 95-1 for
House Bill 746 by Rep. Bubba Chaney, R-Rayville
Boats are selling again, dealers say
By Michael Pollick SARASOTA - Matthew Stokes was exactly the kind of guy Chris-Craft was hoping would show up at the Suncoast Boat Show on Friday. Stokes used to have a 42-foot racing boat, but he dumped it in the Great Recession because it was too ..
DAVID G. SELLARS ON THE WATERFRONT: Platypus Marine gearing to build steel boat
And now Platypus is going to start building steel boats.
Since early March, carpenters, electricians and cement finishers have
been working on a concrete slab that is 85 feet wide and 160 feet long
between the west side of the turquoise blue Commander ...
In Dania Beach Plywood Regatta, students test boat-building skills
Sun, 22 Apr 2012 19:20 PM PDT
One hundred years and a week after the RMS Titanic went down in the
North Atlantic, 34 hand-hewn boats â including one called The Titanic â
set sail on a 100-yard cruise Sunday in the 16th annual Plywood Regatta