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Pasco County released audio recordings on Wednesday of the seven people who called 9-1-1 to report the fire on board the boat operated by Tropical Breeze Casino Cruz. They expressed a mixture of panic and calm, the range reflecting their distance from the fire. One woman called 9-1-1 after she ...
Chris Hagenbaumer said he was unaware when he bought a boat this summer that parking it on his driveway wouldn't be allowed. He found out when he got ... The city's rule applies to all campers, all-terrain vehicles, boats and snowmobiles, as well as all nonpowered trailers. If the vehicle is less than 25 ...
Patterson has raised $14,500 in private donations so far for the removal and demolition of the boats, but does not expect that to cover it all. The cost of removing an abandoned boat from a waterway can range from a few hundred dollars to several thousand dollars depending on the size of the boat and ...
Penguin pays unexpected visit to boat in Antarctica - and it's not the only one. Posted 9:09 am, ... A penguin popped in for a quick visit as Australian researchers were out on boats off the coast of Antarctica. ... Matt McKay was shooting video when that penguin jumped out of the water and onto the boat.
A former Beachwood woman who died after a casino boat burst into flames off Florida's gulf Coast Jan. 14 has left twin orphans. The Tampa Bay Times identified the woman as Carrie Dempsey, 42, of Lutz, Fla., who moved to the Tampa Bay area in 1985. She died that night at Bayonet Point Regional ...

Matt McKay was shooting video when the penguin flew up out of the water and onto the boat. McKay is part of a team of Australian Antarctic Program expeditioners working at Casey Research Station. "They were out in small boats in Newcomb Bay collecting water samples for a research project. Over the ...
The boat driver, Marlin Lee Larsen, 75, who uses a motorized scooter to get around, was accused of multiple crimes after telling investigators he was unable to see where he was driving because he was sitting down and the dash of his boat was blocking his view. The lawsuit was filed earlier this month and ...
CLATSOP COUNTY, Ore. (FOX 13) - Three people fishing in Oregon had the scare of their lives when a wayward vessel slammed into their boat. The crash was caught by GoPro cameras mounted on the Salmon Trout Steelheader Magazine team's boat. It happened in August 2017, but the video was not ...
The Coast Guard got the call about the blaze around 4:20 p.m., local time, and launched all area boats to the scene, Petty Officer 1st Class Michael De nyse told NPR. "It was all hands on deck," he said. De NYSE said that the cause of the blaze is unknown. "We are continuing our investigation of the boat fire ...
PORT RICHEY -- One of the 50 passengers who had to jump off of a burning boat and into frigid waters on Sunday has died, according to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office. The 42-year-old woman was not identified. She was pronounced dead at 10:42 p.m. Sunday night, deputies said, while being treated ...
Port Richey Chief of police Gerard DeCanio said the shuttle boat was close to shore when it had engine problems and the crew decided to turn back. "They didn't have much time to decide whether or not to jump," said Bakr Jandali, 19, who was with his family at home nearby. "The fire was moving fast.
A casino shuttle boat headed into the Gulf of Mexico caught fire Sunday, forcing 50 passengers to jump into chilly water just off a residential neighborhood. The boat was headed into international waters, where gambling is legal, when the fire broke out just after 4 p.m. Read more from the residents and first ...
A shuttle boat carrying 50 people to a casino boat off Florida's gulf coast caught fire on Sunday afternoon, forcing passengers to jump overboard to escape the fast-moving flames, the authorities said. All 50 passengers got off the vessel before flames consumed it around 4 p.m., but emergency workers had ...
Dozens of people jumped more than 10 feet into frigid winter waters after the shuttle ferrying them to a casino ship off the Florida gulf Coast caught fire Sunday, authorities said. All 50 passengers aboard made it to shore, the Coast Guard told NBC News on Sunday night. One woman died after she arrived ...
The boat was traveling between Phuket island and Phi Phi island with 31 people on board when it caught fire, sending passengers jumping into the water, said police Lt. Santipot Nguanruang of the Phi Phi island police station. People on nearby boats pulled them from the water, he said. The injured ...
That recognition is coming. For the second time in two years, historic boats operated by the Glacier Park boat Company have been added to the National Park Service's National Register of Historic Places. Last year, the 1920s-era tour boat originally named the Rising Wolf was added to the national register ...

The Blackhawks and Bulls will both be in town during this winter weekend. But if you want a taste of warmer weather, there's also the Cubs Convention and the Chicago boat Show. No matter what your plans are, Violeta Podrumedic reminds you that the Traffix Chicago app can help you avoid delays.
Leonardo Marbun, secretary of the North Sumatran fishermen Alliance (ANSU), agreed with this assessment. "There used to be fishing boats from Thailand and Vietnam in North Sumatran waters. Since the ministry implemented the boat-sinking policy, they have become afraid to enter our territory," he told ...
"Everyone thinks that owning a wooden boat is a nightmare," Hart said. "But we run it all the time. When you find one of these boats sitting out in the woods it can be extremely expensive to bring it back to life, but if maintained and used, expenses are just like any other boat." Terry Hart always has a least a ...
The boat speed zones are meant to keep boats from striking, and sometimes killing, manatees that are difficult to see in the water. They often are a bone of contention with some boaters who view them as unneeded. State figures show four manatees were killed by boats in Collier County in 2017, down from ...
"I'd recommend they ask for a more deep dive in their audits going forward," Cahill said. Six boats are set to be launched on the Boston Public garden lagoon in April, as they have for the past 141 years, if the Pagets win the three-year contract as expected. The oldest Swan boat still circling the lagoon was ...
Along came the air boat, Pieniozek said, and others along the bay who had boats of their own. "The other guys Tommy and Ron and Brandon who have these air boats too," he said. "These things are made for the ice." Together, these guys ice fish and save lives. "We're just a group of guys," Schumacher said. "Just a bunch ...
So the company's high-speed tourist boats have been pressed into service to provide emergency transportation for residents between Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. Since Tuesday, three of their four catamarans--each of which can carry up to 130 people--has been helping people move between ...
... according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office. An unknown number of suspects entered six vessels that were in a fenced-in enclosure at GT Marine, located at 7981 N. Tamiami Trail. GPS electronics were taken from four of the boats, deputies said. This isn't the first time the boat dealership has been ...
The Anderson's 25-foot C-dory boat is small compared to the average boat on the loop, which makes the locks easier but living aboard more challenging. The America's Great Loop Cruisers' Association, which promotes the route, says boats between 32 and 42 feet are most common for "loopers.
... Britain's boat and yacht industry, with revenues at their highest level since the financial crisis. Figures released by lobby group British Marine showed revenues rising 3.4pc in 2017 to £3.12bn, with a weaker pound making British-made boats cheaper for international buyers, increasing competition abroad ...
Cleveland, Ohio - Divers with the company 'Underwater Marine contractors' braved the icy waters of the Cuyahoga River on Wednesday, razing a fishing boat two days after the vessel sank. The boat, aptly named the 'Recovery,' sat idle for as long as 30 years, moored along the river across from Tower ...
The U.S. Navy will begin using a boat this fall designed by a consulting company owned by Jacksonville's Crowley Maritime Corp. to assist barges, ... The navy will primarily use the boats to assist the larger vessels, but they also will be used to open and close security barriers and to move floating port ...
He attributed the increase in zebra mussels to the large number of boats coming from Saratoga Lake. The Saratoga Lake Association and the state Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, which manages the boat launches, are trying to address the issue, he said. They would have to do ...
Griffey said that savvy buyers visit the expo on Friday because that's the day with the lightest traffic. Dealer representatives have more time to visit with prospective buyers and explain the products in greater detail. They do their homework on site, decide which boat to buy, then return later to make the deal.
Dealers at the Houston boat Show anticipate stronger local sales this year as oil prices stabilize and buyers look to replace vessels damaged by Hurricane Harvey. Hundreds of dealers showcased more than 1,000 boats at the 63rd annual expo, which occupied the entire showroom floor at NRG Center.
Cleveland, Ohio -- Scuba divers are working with contractors and a crane to extract a sunken fishing boat from the Cuyahoga River today. The 40-to-50-foot boat was moored along the side of the icy river, before coming off its line, turning sideways and sinking this month, according to the U.S. Coast ...
fishing boats: Fishing boat sales are a major driver of the industry's sustained momentum. Sales estimates for 2017 show saltwater fishing boats up four percent and freshwater fishing boats up two percent. Cruisers: boats between 22 and 32 feet are on the rise with estimated gains of 9-10 percent in 2017.
Aside from keeping walkways clear, they have to physically chip away at inches-thick ice that builds on the doors allowing boats to pass in and out. boats that travel the river also bring ice with them. Sometimes, dam workers will have to flush the ice they carry through the dam before the boat can go through ...
Tuesday the City of Folly Beach is considering plans on what to do with the old Folly boat. Hurricane Hugo washed the now iconic boat to its earlier spot on Folly in 1989. Then Tropical Storm Irma washed it away in September 2017. Since then, a group of locals have been trying to figure out how to get the ...
Moved by one hurricane, picked up by another--a new fate is in the works for the iconic Folly boat. The boat washed away during hurricane Irma and currently sitting in a James Island backyard. On Tuesday, Folly Beach city council members were expected to vote on a new permanent location. While no one owns the boat, ...
The results of the investigation come just before the opening of the London boat Show, at which two of the exhibitors - Princess Yachts International and Sunseeker International - will be promoting vessels that contain these features, which are illegal according to the European Union Timber Regulation ...
Lil boat 2, arguably the most anticipated sequel since The Lost World: Jurassic Park, is finished. Lil Yachty announced the project's completion during a recent Instagram Live session. "Lil boat 2 is done kid," Yachty said. Tragically, the Sailing Team boss failed to offer up a specific release date for the project ...
A Boca Raton board wants to allow private water taxis, or tour boats, to cruise the Intracoastal Waterway in southern Palm Beach County. (Photo by Bill ... The Boca Raton tour boats would seat at least 12 people, be steered by a certified boat captain and meet certain safety requirements, Folden said.
The post-tropical storm Saga of the Folly boat continues with a new plan to bring back the steel hull as a roadside attraction. First, though, Folly Beach City Council must agree to the state Department of Transportation's terms for moving the vessel to a new location along Folly Road. And the devil could be in ...
To ease the task, Bob Dudinsky, an EC 12 sailor and owner of RMD Marine, a EC 12 supplier in St. Petersburg, Florida, has developed an ingenious boat lift for transporting the boats to and from the water. This apparatus, with powder-coated tubular aluminum and foam wrapped around both ends, hooks ...
Authorities say a fire has destroyed 75 boats inside an Indianapolis storage facility, causing an estimated $1.5 million in damage. ... The Indianapolis Fire Department says no one was injured in the fire at the Just Add Water boats winter storage facility that was reported late Sunday by multiple 911 callers.
Ice-boat season was upon us, and ice boating at Weatherby is very inconsistent. Competitors wait for thick ice, wind and no snow. We can go through a season without a single opportunity to race, so it's paramount our boats are ready, day or night, workday or weekend. "The wind waits for no man," my good ...
Two boats in a Southwest Washington marina were destroyed after they caught fire early Monday morning. The fire started at the James Creek Marina on the 200 block of V Street SW. Pictures from the scene show the charred remains of the boat and pier. No injuries were reported. #DCsBravest ...
First, there were piles of debris and thousands of appliances at the Florida Keys Country Club in Marathon. Now, the eye of a passerby is drawn to boats, and lots of them. Some of their hulls are green and covered in barnacles while others don't appear to have been damaged too much in the Sept. 10 storm ...
An Australian man sailing alone in a homemade boat was rescued off the coast of Hawaii after he was blown off course on a journey home from Panama, the Coast Guard said. The 62-year-old man was in a 30-foot (9-meter) sailboat and flagged down a commercial passenger boat nearly 4 miles (6 ...
The normally bustling docks along New Bedford harbor were practically deserted Tuesday as an Arctic cold front kept some boats off the water. On one pier, a deckhand heaved a sledge hammer against the ice-caked roof of the Gabby G, a fishing boat on the New Bedford pier. Ice covered practically every ...
Austin boats and Motors provides consistency to the community through its established boat brands and reliable service staff. The dealership's ancillary services approach and attention to changing market demographics and environmental issues creates an unique level of engagement that's not commonly ...
No other boats at the marina were affected by the blaze. However, about a dozen people on other nearby boats had to be temporarily evacuated until investigators determined it was safe for them to return to their vessels. How the fire started remains under investigation and Carolyn Grasso isn't certain what ...


 

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