If you can’t find what you’re looking for in the Caribbean, look in Florida. This fall, Fort Lauderdale, FL-headquartered global marine distributor, Lewis Marine Supply, acquired Jerry’s Marine Service

The 1966-founded Bradford Marine, today one of South Florida’s leading marinas and yacht repair facilities, was acquired in January by father-and-son team, John and Michael Kelly, of Fort Lauderdale Yacht Harbor LLC.

Miami International Boat Show has more than 1,400 of the newest boats, and yachts plus the latest technology, gear and accessories from 1,000+ exhibitors

Tender Care Boats, authorized dealer for AB, Gala, Skipper and Walker Bay yacht tenders, has moved to a new convenient location at 2211 SW 31st Street in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Zeidel & co will bring more than 100-years of yachting history to the heart of Fort Lauderdale when it opens a new retail showroom on Nov. 19 inside Bluewater Books & Charts.

Marine volunteer are plentiful to South Florida residents and visitors alike. Here is a sampling of several ways you can get involved