A storm to remember

A Storm to Remember

One boater recounts her family’s terrifying ordeal on Lake Champlain By Diane Ptak One summer about 50 years ago, my family voyaged to Montreal for …

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Top view of Nao Santa Maria in Beaufort

Piloting a Historic Replica

By Howard Heckrotte with Douglas Nelson Photos by Bob Corso The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources 25-foot twin-engine fast boat propelled us through rain …

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Racer's Edge--How Chris-Craft got its start

Racer’s edge—Chris-Craft boats

Before he founded Chris-Craft, Christopher Columbus Smith of Algonac, Michigan, built some of the first gasoline-powered boats as well as the earliest speed boats. In …

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