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  • Smith: Scars still there after second chances

    Many years ago, when air travel was devoid of the security checks of today, I was a key player in a wedding — not the best man but the next best man. One of my jobs on the big day was to pick up the groom and make sure he got to the wedding on time....
  • From The Boathouse: More stories from the Last Frontier

    From The Boathouse: More stories from the Last Frontier
    Ahoy! I have returned after cruising for a week aboard the Princess Cruises' Star Princess on my radio station's Alaskan cruise this week. As I mentioned last week, CRN Digital Talk Radio, which syndicates my "Boathouse Radio Show," hosted a murder...
  • From The Boathouse: Grab on to that lobster

    Ahoy! Great news that our local recreational lobster season begins Saturday, and I cannot wait to see lobsters being delivered on my doorstep. Yes, I do take bribes. Panulirus interruptus is the species of clawless lobster in our coastal waters, which...
  • From The Boathouse: Sailors' superstitions

    Ahoy! This Friday is the 13th, a date known for bad luck, but no one really knows how it all started. Various theories of how this began date back to the 1800s. Friday the 13th means nothing to sailors, because sailors are not the least bit...
  • From The Boathouse: Some bad news for boaters

    Ahoy! The California Department of Boating and Waterways is now a division of the Department of Parks and Recreation. This repositioning will negatively affect boaters, boating infrastructure, on-the-water law enforcement, and boating education. The...
  • Whitehead: Parks Dept. even worse than I thought

    Ahoy! In last week's column, I commented on how the California Department of Boating and Waterways (Cal Boating) becoming a division of the Department of Parks and Recreation was simply a money grab for Cal Boating's dedicated funds. The parks department...
  • Steinberg: Olympics still worth watching?

    What has traditionally been the most transcendent event in the world of sports had its Opening Ceremonies in London Friday night and the competition started Saturday. Over the next 17 days NBC is planning to telecast a record 5,535 hours of Olympic...
  • From the Boathouse: Lax Parks oversight means money isn't safe

    Ahoy! In my last two columns, I commented about how the California Department of Parks and Recreation (Parks) is trying to grab the California Department of Boating and Waterways' (Cal Boating) dedicated funds. Last week, I mentioned that Parks has been...
  • From the Boathouse: Boat barns can reduce owners' costs

    Ahoy! Are waterfront barns on the horizon for our harbor, but without the farm animals? Newport Harbor already has boat storage racks commonly referred to as dry stacks on Lido Peninsula, but Marina Del Rey and Dana Point are looking to build boat barns...
  • From the Boathouse: Noodling with a piscatologist and a lake gull in a sailway

    Ahoy! Topic de la semaine or topic du semaine is the inclusion of new words in the Merriam-Webster dictionary. Now, I know that I will receive numerous emails with the correct fran├žaises en disant for my translation of "topic of the week," as my French...
  • From The Boathouse: Set some boating resolutions

    Ahoy! Well the new year is here. I know all good boaters have made their new year resolutions, which will be broken before the spring thaw. Oh wait, Orange County harbors do not have a spring thaw, so how many resolutions will be broken before the yacht...
  • From the Boathouse: Remember the past and look to the future

    Ahoy! I want to wish everyone a very happy New Year, and it looks like 2013 will be a better year. As we leap into the New Year, take a look at our vital local marine businesses and think about all the local jobs that are created in and around Newport...