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Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Dana Point Boaters Association drops duesposted: 4/22/2014

DANA POINT — Mandatory dues are a thing of the past for Dana Point Boaters Association (DPBA), which as of recent has been shifted to a donation-based fundraising plan. 

EPIRB Signal Alerts Coast Guard to Sinking Vessel With 3 Aboardposted: 4/18/2014

ALAMEDA, Calif. (LOG NEWS SERVICE) — Once again the rescue of three sailors from a sinking sailboat demonstrates the value of having an emergency position indicating radio beacon (EPIRP) aboard when a life-threatening emergency occurs at sea.

New restaurant opens in Avalon

New restaurant opens in Avalon

  |  posted: 4/11/2014

AVALON – Guests to Catalina Island will have a new place to dine with the opening of Maggie’s Blue Rose on April 12.


FUBAR Founder Proposes Sail Rally to Mexico

FUBAR Founder Proposes Sail Rally to Mexico

Capt. Pat Rains  |  posted: 12/26/2013

The cruise, for sailboats 40-feet and larger, would start in San Diego and end at Barra de Navidad in the heart of Mexico’s “Gold Coast” cruising grounds -- with stops at other ports with secure marinas. 


Harbor Blotter

  |  posted: 4/12/2014

SAN DIEGO COUNTY

San Diego Harbor
March 26 •
 A 26 -year old male and a 54- year old male were arrested at the Shelter Island launch ramp for being drunk in public.
March 24 • Investigated a report of a stolen 9-foot dinghy from the Shelter Island Yacht basin.


Harbor Blotter--March 27

  |  posted: 3/29/2014

SAN DIEGO COUNTY

San Diego Harbor
March 10 •
 Investigated a fuel spill in the Shelter Island Yacht Basin.
March 10 • Served a temporary restraining order on a subject aboard a vessel in the Shelter Island Yacht Basin.
March 16 • The body of an unidentified male was recovered from the water off of Embarcadero Marina Park south. Body was transferred to the County Coroner’s office. A death investigation is being conducted.


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Yesteryear Regatta kicks off, May 10

Yesteryear Regatta kicks off, May 10

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 4/17/2014

SAN DIEGO – The Ancient Mariners Sailing Society (AMSS) will host the 40th annual Yesteryear Regatta on May 10. 


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Do I need workers compensation insurance?

David Weil, Esq.  |  posted: 4/12/2014

I own a construction company that is performing seismic upgrades and electrical work on a fuel dock at a marina in the Bay area.  I have workers compensation insurance for my employees but my insurance broker now tells me that I need insurance to cover employees under the federal Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act.  Do I really need that coverage or is he just trying to sell me more insurance?


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By: JR Johnson


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