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Thursday, May 2, 2019

CMP is excited to announce important developments as part of its efforts towards continuous growth and expansion of its global brands. On October 10, 2018, Canada Metal (Pacific) Limited and Dock Edge + Inc. was amalgamated, retaining the Canada Metal (Pacific) Limited name. Since then, all North American facilities have continued to

tags: Company Expansions

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Crab and tomato is just one of those perfect pairings. The addition of semi-dried tomatoes (a useful store-cupboard staple) to the accompanying salad will sweeten up any store-bought tomatoes that might fall a bit short in the flavor department. Crab Toasts With Tomato Salad Serves 2 Ingredients: handful of cherry tomatoes, halved 1

by: Fiona Sims, www.the2fionas.com

tags: Recipes

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

The term “glass ceiling” may be commonly used these days. But as another boating season kicks off on on the nation’s lake and rivers, perhaps women breaking through the “BASS CEILING” should be the better message. So says Stephanie Vatalaro, vice president of the Recreational Boating and Fishing

by: Norm Schultz

tags: Canada, Coupons & Discounts, Fishing, Great Lakes, Kids & Pets, Women in Boating

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands is a boater’s dream! Located on Ohio’s north coast, between Toledo and Cleveland, the region is filled with marinas and transient dockage so that visitors via the lake have plenty of places to find adventure. This coastal region provides an eclectic mix of historically

tags: Destination

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Any boater that travels on the Great Lakes must visit the Straits of Mackinac. Situated in the northern tip of Michigan’s lower peninsula, where Lake Michigan and Lake Huron meet, is a place of beautiful anchorages, bustling tourist towns, and scenery like no other. Entering the Straits by water is a sight all its own. The Old

tags: Destination

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Minneapolis has several nicknames and taglines that have stuck over the years, but the one the city hangs its hat on is the “City of Lakes.” With 22 lakes within the city limits, this moniker fits. The water does not stop at lakes, however. The Mississippi River, which begins in north central Minnesota at Lake Itasca on

tags: Destination

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Rochester – the third largest city in New York – rises on Lake Ontario's southern shore. It's home to some of the most beautiful natural surroundings anywhere, and waterways of every kind. Great Lakes boaters will want to dock at the Port of Rochester Marina, a state-of-the-art public marina offering a full service

tags: Destination

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Nestled among pristine spring-fed lakes, this beautiful tourism destination boasts endless outdoor recreational opportunities, a unique shopping scene, an assortment of dining to please every palate, and comfortable lodging facilities and campgrounds. With a solid business community, a diverse friendly populace, and a natural

tags: Destination

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

So, you’re sitting in a waterfront bistro after a great day’s sail, downing your favorite libation and loving life, when you happen to hear the conversation at the next table. A young couple are discussing the beauty of sailing, and talking about the boats they had looked at that day. Being a helpful kind of person, you

by: Bob Bitchin

tags: Lifestyle, Sailing

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Summer is around the corner, and so is boating season. We all want to get out there and enjoy the warm weather on the water. There are memories to be made, and great times to be had – which is why it is so important to remember to be safe on the water. Many of us know plenty about boater safety, from years of experience and

tags: Accessories, Decorative, Safety