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2014 Waterfront Fireworks AND Festivals!

Fireworks explode over the USS Yorktown and vessels anchored off Patriots Point in Charleston Harbor. Courtesy of Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum

Here are a few Fourth of July celebrations featuring parades, festivals and fireworks. A fun day for the whole family. MARYLAND Fireworks NOTE: Ocean City Maryland delays their fireworks until the 5th due to Hurricane Arthur July 3 – Independence Day …

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ENVIBOATS: You Build – Others Envy

Ed Roberson and co-worker, Chris McGhee celebrate the whiskey plank on the port side. Photo courtesy of Ed Roberson

If you’ve decided to build a boat using a kit, think about ENVIBOATS. Don’t expect their designs to be a prepackaged, what-you-see-is-what-you-get kit. It’s so different, they call it “The Build.” “It’s the cheapest way to buy a custom boat …

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Southport Marina Named 2013 Large Marina of the Year

Thad Moore, Preston Development Company VP of Finance, Hank Whitley, Southport Marina Manager and Vanessa Jenkins, Preston Development Company VP with the 2013 Large Marina of the Year Award.

Preston Development Company VP of Finance, Thad Moore, announces that Southport Marina was named the 2013 Large Marina of the Year by Marina Dock Age Magazine at the International Marina and Boatyard Conference in Ft. Lauderdale FL. Marina Dock Age …

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Charter Fishing and Sailing in North Carolina

“We live in a unique place,” says Capt. Frank Smith. “If we can get people down here for a week or ten days, they can do it all. They can go inshore fishing, offshore fishing, sailing, you name it. We’ve …

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