boating http://wlrn.org en Sailing The Sloop With Seeger: A Local Remembers http://wlrn.org/post/sailing-sloop-seeger-local-remembers <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Allan </span>Aunapu<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;was 26 in 1967, when he went north from Miami to work on the Sloop Clearwater, which would be bound for the Hudson River. The sloop came from the imagination of legendary folk singer and anti-war activist Pete Seeger, who </span><a href="http://www.npr.org/2014/01/28/267592924/pete-seeger-remembers-guthrie-hopping-trains-and-sharing-songs" style="line-height: 1.5;">died Monday, Jan. 27, at 94 years old</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 23:46:02 +0000 Alicia Zuckerman & Diego Saldaña-Rojas 27111 at http://wlrn.org Sailing The Sloop With Seeger: A Local Remembers Peer-To-Peer Boat Rental Companies Arrive In South Florida http://wlrn.org/post/peer-peer-boat-rental-companies-arrive-south-florida <p>Getting out on the open sea, wind in your hair, enjoying the ride with your family and friends. Then there’s the boat payments, storage fees, fuel, maintenance and repair — these costs can quickly sink the dream of boat ownership.</p><p>Ahoy, mates — a new breed of boat-sharing services is entering the hot South Florida boating market. San Francisco-based Boatbound.co set up its East Coast headquarters on the&nbsp;Rickenbacker&nbsp;Causeway in Key Biscayne and launched nationally in June.</p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 15:39:57 +0000 Nancy Dahlberg 20675 at http://wlrn.org Peer-To-Peer Boat Rental Companies Arrive In South Florida New Florida Law Challenges Federal Ethanol Standards http://wlrn.org/post/new-florida-law-challenges-federal-ethanol-standards <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On July </span>1<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><a href="http://wlrn.org/post/here-are-new-florida-laws-taking-effect-july-1" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">close to 200 new Florida laws went into effect</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, one of which is a direct challenge to Federal fuel regulations.</span></p><p>And one unexpected beneficiary is the recreational boat user.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Florida struck down the following part of its Renewable Fuel Standard Act:</span></p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Gabriella Watts 16936 at http://wlrn.org New Florida Law Challenges Federal Ethanol Standards Broward's $10.6 Billion Boating Industry http://wlrn.org/post/browards-106-billion-boating-industry <p></p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 8973 at http://wlrn.org Broward's $10.6 Billion Boating Industry