Category Archive: Boater Safety

HOT OFF THE PRESSES: February/March 2013 Issue of Boating on the Hudson now available!

As always you can pick up the latest FREE issue of Boating on the Hudson magazine at your local marina or you can view it online HERE. In this Issue: 6 New Launch… Continue reading

HOT OFF THE PRESSES: November/December 2012 Issue of Boating on the Hudson now available!

As always you can pick up the latest FREE issue of Boating on the Hudson magazine at your local marina or you can view it online HERE. In this Issue: 4 Saratoga County!… Continue reading

HOT OFF THE PRESSES: October 2012 Issue of Boating on the Hudson now available!

As always you can pick up the latest FREE issue of Boating on the Hudson magazine at your local marina or you can view it online HERE. In this Issue: 8 Trailer Trouble… Continue reading

Boater Safety Course Starts Tomorrow! (Offered By The Storm King Power Squadron)

It’s not too late to sign up!  Classes start tomorrow! Did you know you need to complete and pass a Boating Safety Course in order to operate a PWC (Jet-Ski) in the state… Continue reading

14 People And A Dog Rescued All In One Week Off Alaskan Coast

The United States Coast Guard crews in Alaska were very busy this past week, rescuing 14 people and 1 dog (from four separate incidents). Below is the Mayday call from one of the incidents.  On… Continue reading

Storm King Power Squadron Offers Boater Safety Course

Did you know you need to complete and pass a Boating Safety Course in order to operate a PWC (Jet-Ski) in the state of NY (as well as other states in the U.S.)?… Continue reading

HOT OFF THE PRESSES: September 2012 Issue of Boating on the Hudson now available!

As always you can pick up the latest FREE issue of Boating on the Hudson magazine at your local marina or you can view it online HERE. In this Issue: 8 Outdrives 10… Continue reading

Schumer Demands Reduction in Unnecessary Boat Stops And Universal Inspection Sticker System

  hoi FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 26, 2012   SCHUMER: TO REDUCE REDUNDANT AND MADDENING BOATING STOPPAGES, COAST GUARD MUST IMMEDIATELY IMPLEMENT UNIVERSAL STICKER SYSTEM FOR BOATING INSPECTIONS   During Mid-Summer Boating Season,… Continue reading

Facebook Fan Question – Do You Need A Boating Certificate? – NY Requirements and MORE!

Yesterday, we had a great question from one of our Facebook Fans. ”do you need a boating certificate to operate a boat if your older then 18 years of age?” (Become a fan… Continue reading

Bear Mountain Fireworks TONIGHT!

Unfortunately the 4th of July falls smack dab in the middle of the week this year and many places are having their celebrations on Tuesday (July 3rd) or Wednesday (July 4th).  Bear Mountain… Continue reading

HOT OFF THE PRESSES: July 2012 Issue of Boating on the Hudson now available!

As always you can pick up the latest FREE issue of Boating on the Hudson magazine at your local marina or you can view it online HERE. In this Issue: 8 Fireworks From… Continue reading

A Whale Of A Not So Good Time Off The Coast Of Mexico

Thankfully nothing of this size has tried jumping into a boat on the hudson river… 67-year-old, Max Young, was rescued after his 50ft Sailboat was struck by a whale about 40 miles off… Continue reading

Yacht Explosion Distress Call Near Sandy Hook A Hoax?

According to several news reports; There was an emergency radio transmission made around 4:20 p.m. Monday, June 11, 2012.  The motor yacht, “The Blind Date”, was reportedly 17 nautical miles east of Sandy… Continue reading

HOT OFF THE PRESSES: June 2012 Issue of Boating on the Hudson now available!

As always you can pick up the latest FREE issue of Boating on the Hudson magazine at your local marina or you can view it online HERE. In this Issue: 9 Fred Johannsen… Continue reading

Are You Going Out On The Water This Weekend? Just A Reminder….

    We wanted to be sure to remind you, our boaters & jet skiers,  if you are stopped by a State or Local Police Agency (sheriff, town, village, county, state, etc) on… Continue reading

HOT OFF THE PRESSES: May 2012 Issue of Boating on the Hudson now available!

As always you can pick up the latest FREE issue of Boating on the Hudson magazine at your local marina or you can view it online HERE. Some of the great articles include;… Continue reading

Continued Communication With USCG Commander Regarding Vessel Stops On The Hudson River

In the April 2012 Issue of Boating on the Hudson Magazine there was a one page article from Gabe Capobianchi, president of the HVMTA,about a high level meeting with the USCG, Marine Police… Continue reading

See A Fisherman In A Small Boat Bravely Make His Way Southward in Heavy Wind and Waves!

Check out this Interview with Alex from Alex’s Marine Plus about Safety Inspection Day!

The Safety Inspection Day at Alex’s Marine Plus! May 6th, 2012, 11am to 3pm at Alex’s Marine Plus! 2907 Route 9W New Windsor, NY For More Information Simply Call 845-565-9199 http://www.AlexsMarinePlus.com

HOT OFF THE PRESSES: April 2012 Issue of Boating on the Hudson now available!

As always you can pick up the latest FREE issue of Boating on the Hudson magazine at your local marina or you can view it online HERE. Some of the great articles include;… Continue reading