Thursday, November 23rd, 2017


Rec Boat Holdings enters jet boat market May 2, 2013    Scarab® brand is re-launched with jet power; Glastron® adds jet models to 2014 line Cadillac, Michigan, May 2, 2013 – Rec Boat Holdings, maker of Four Winns, Glastron and Wellcraft brands, today announces their entry into the jet boat segment, re-launching the Scarab brand […]

The World’s Largest Rubber Duck Arrives in Hong Kong   This week conceptual artist Florentijin Hofman brought his gargantuan Rubber Duck artwork to Victoria Harbour in Hong Kong. The huge inflatable duck measures nearly 46 feet tall and 55 feet long and is shown above being pulled by a tug boat only a fraction of […]

   I’ve read over the past couple of days about an ongoing boat test by a boating magazine. I am not going to name the magazine or the boat brand and model that they are currently testing even though what I am writing about really doesn’t cast a bad light on either one of them but just […]

Woman sues boat operator, renter Deondra Scott was seriously injured by a propeller at Lake Norman event in June. By Gary L. Wright By Gary L. Wright The Charlotte Observer Posted: Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012    A Charlotte woman who lost one of her arms and her breasts after being struck by a boat […]

                                                                            Elsewhere and Meanwhile    Of course there were other things happening in the ‘shire while Tonii was away at school because although it was an idyllic place to live it was not without its problems. The main issue as it related to the islands and the loch was a brewing power struggle between […]

The WOB news team outdid themselves with this story that they passed along to Bill.

                                                                                                          Onward      We fast forward 18 years and we find that Tonii and her father have grown their business and now have four boats in their fishing fleet. Tonii has an education that is reserved more for those families that could afford to send their children to the best academies within Lollashire […]

More Mermaid Muppet Mayhem!

Newport Beach man fights to keep 42-ton yacht in his     yard Orange County News      Thursday, June 16, 2011 NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (KABC) — The city of Newport Beach plans to take a resident to court for refusing to remove a 72-foot, 42-ton yacht from his yard. “She’s the love of my life,” said yacht owner […]

   Most fairy tales begin with “Once Upon a Time” but this is not your standard fairy tale. This is a story that has been born by pure chance, that rare occurrence when everything in the universe seems to be in some sort of cosmic harmony and then comes crashing to the ground with the […]