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Sunday, May 24, 2020

As anglers look forward to the Memorial Day weekend, world-class fishing continues to exceed expectations on Lake Erie in 2020, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. Walleye harvest rates set records for the second straight year in 2019, and numerous large hatches point to an increasingly

tags: COVID-19, Fishing, Lake Erie, Law & Politics

Monday, May 18, 2020

By offering the ability to privately own, Riverfront Yacht Sales and Services has been providing the opportunity to enjoy boating at a reasonable cost for many years. Now, local area individuals, families, and corporations have the added opportunity to enjoy boating at a reasonable cost and with a reduced time commitment through a

tags: Fractional Boat Ownership, Lake Erie, Sailing

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Sailing has always been the perfect small-group activity. You skim along the lake in a fresh breeze with just you and your crew; maybe you choose a place to drop anchor and take a swim with the kids, and then spend the night on the boat. It’s the perfect small adventure, but the most fantastic part of this imagined scenario is

tags: Fractional Boat Ownership, Lake Erie, Lake St. Clair, Sailing

Friday, April 24, 2020

The Cedar Point Marina has come to be known as one of the finest marinas on Lake Erie. Offering everything you would expect from a full service boating facility, the marina now features 742 slips with 129 transient docks within walking distance of Cedar Point, A Place Like No Other®. However, before there were roller coasters,

tags: Anniversaries, Kids & Pets, Lake Erie, Marina, Travel

Thursday, April 23, 2020

During the 2020 Miami Yacht Show, Bob Weidhaas, President of the Egg Harbor Group, which builds Buddy Davis Yachts & Center Consoles, named Ted Patrick of Lake & Bay Yacht Sales, Marblehead, Ohio, as their Salesman and Dealer of the Year for 2019. "I would like to thank all of my customers for their continued support that

tags: Awards, Brokerage, Dealerships, Lake Erie

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Let me begin by thanking you for reading about Grosse Ile Township and welcoming you. As the Township Supervisor and an avid boater, I might just be shamelessly promoting my community while convincing you to come visit. I think we have a lot to offer, so I hope Grosse Ile will soon be your boating destination. Grosse Ile Township,

by: Brian Loftus, Township Supervisor

tags: Destination, Lake Erie, Lake St. Clair

Monday, April 20, 2020

The Resort at Erie Landing is a fun-filled family RV Resort that prides itself on providing affordable family fun. Located on 375 picturesque acres along the Portage River near Port Clinton, easy access to the water makes kayaking, jet skiing, and boating loads of fun and the floating dock marina and launch ramp make the water

by: Michael P. Schenk

tags: Lake Erie, Rentals, Travel

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Great Lakes Boating Festival vendors and supporters, Based on the current conditions in the state of Michigan with COVID-19 virus and the status of this pandemic we find it necessary to Cancel the Boat Show at the GPYC scheduled for May 15-17. At this time, it would be difficult to expect a gathering of a large number of folks in

tags: Boat Show, COVID-19, Lake Erie, Lake St Clair

Monday, April 13, 2020

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife charged Szuch Fishery, Inc. with wildlife violations after investigators observed abuse and wanton waste of highly-prized game fish on March 31, 2020. “This type of behavior is unexpected and unacceptable,” said Matt Leibengood, Law Enforcement

tags: Dept of Natural Resources, Environmental Impact, Fishing, Lake Erie, Law & Politics

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

MarineMax and Seakeeper partnered to elevate boaters' experiences on the water. "If you haven't had the chance to witness a Seakeeper demonstration, you need to," states Gayle Niedenfuer, MarineMax Director of Operations. "The Seakeeper technology helps to eliminate up to 95% of boat roll often caused by waves, wake, and choppy

tags: Stabilization, Company Expansions, Lake Erie, Retrofitting, Service & Repair

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