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AED Fund gives new AEDs to St. Croix, VI (from left): Sean Santos, VIPD/Marine/Training; Jason Henry, St. Croix Rescue Field Ops/Marine; Cher Will, AED Fund; Howard Forbes, Sr., DPNR Police/Environmental Enforcement;- Shauna Richards, Office of Sen. Sanes; -Mark Corneiro, VIPD Act. Deputy Chief, and Modestus John-Baptiste, St. Croix Rescue Asst. Chief.

Automatic External Defibrillators presented to Marine First Responders in St. Croix In December, the AED Fund presented new Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) to the St. Croix Rescue Squad, the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR), the Virgin Islands Police Department Marine …

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NEW Perkins Dealer in the USVI

Parts & Power, the British Virgin Islands based Caribbean distributor for numerous industrial and marine products and brands, is delighted to announce the appointment of a new dealer for Perkins Engines and spare parts. Plan B Generators has been appointed …

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Northern Lights Caribbean Dealers Meeting in Florida

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On Tuesday and Wednesday 20 & 21 August 2013, Dealer Principals and Representatives met in Deerfield Beach, FL for their bi-annual Caribbean Dealer Conference. Dealerships from the USVI, BVI, Antigua, St Maarten, Dominica, Grenada and Trinidad were in attendance. A …

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On Yachts, Silk Purses, and Sow’s Ears

Out with the old …

I am loath to admit it, but the truth is that I’ve turned a silk purse into a sow’s ear. That’s right—I’ve reduced my pristine yacht (a Wauquiez 43 named Ganesh) to the state of a garbage scow. This wasn’t …

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The Ghosts of September

Exactly 20 years ago, at the height of Hurricane Hugo, I lost my previous boat Carlotta. A 68 foot schooner named Fly Away lived up to her name and started doing just that in 150+ knots of wind.

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