New England Boating & Fishing News


  • “Capt. Lou” Gainor Dies at 73

    The New England boating world is mourning the loss of Louis “Capt. Lou” Gainor, who died on August 1. He was 73. Gainor was the longtime...

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  • Bristol Maritime Center to Add Marina Slips, Fuel Dock

    RI Senator Jack Reed and the RI Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced that a $623,729 grant has been awarded to the Town of...

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  • Maine Maritime Training Ship Forced to Move

    The Maine Maritime Academy’s training ship State of Maine was forced to move from its berth along the Castine waterfront to nearby Se...

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  • “New” Orca Returns to Vineyard Waters for Shark Research

    A wooden fishing boat similar to the models used in the movie “Jaws” is being restored on Martha’s Vineyard to be used a shark-researc...

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  • Body of Missing Boater Found Off Dartmouth, MA

    The body of 76-year-old Robert Griffith was recovered off Barney’s Joy Point in Dartmouth, MA, on July 14 after his 14-foot Carolina ...

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  • Mayflower II Begins Voyage to Plymouth After 3-Year Restoration

    The Mayflower II, the 106-foot wooden replica of the original Mayflower that brought the Pilgrims to the New World in 1620, is returning to ...

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