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Title: Waterfront news
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Language: English
Publisher: Ziegler Pub. Co.
Place of Publication: Ft. Lauderdale Fla
Creation Date: February 1, 2002
Frequency: monthly
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Broward -- Fort Lauderdale
Coordinates: 26.135833 x -80.141944 ( Place of Publication )
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F E B R U A R Y 2 0 0.2 Y e a r 18 Is s u e 1 1


Pollution solution:
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Norwegian vessel helps teenagers sail on an even keel


By BETH FEINSTEIN-BARTL
Waterfront News Writer
A Norwegian boat that once served as a medical ship in
the North Sea is back in the rescue business. Only this time
around, the vessel is being used to help turn around troubled
youth and set them on a different path.
The 75-foot steel-hulled boat, called the Halten, was
donated to the Associated Marine Institutes in December
during a ceremony held outside the Art Institute of Fort
Lauderdale.
A canal behind the institute will.serve as the ship's
home. When it's not docked there, AMI will use it for marine
and wilderess-based ju enile rehabilitation programs.
The boat's firtl trip.,was in mn January, when nine stu-
dents from Florida Ocean Sciences Institute in Fort
Lauderdale and the Dade Marine Institute went to Fort
Jefferson in the Dry Tortugas. : .
Both groups are two of 54 programs that are affiliated
with AMI around the country and the Cayman lisands, said
Magie Baxter, communications director with AMIi which is
based in Tampa.
AMI's affiliated programs seek to help troubled kids
who are referred by the department of juvenile justice in
each state. The teenagers, most between the ages of 14 and
17, spend four months to a Near taking regular academic
courses while undergoing counseling and basic life skills


The Halten bears a
gold wreath around the
Norwegian life saving insignia...
derits who exhibit proper behavior and good grades. The
Halten is the newest floating classroom for these optional
components, she said.
AMI is a non-profit group that was founded 33 years
ago in Fort Lauderdale.-The organization is always seeking
donations of \essels of any size, boat parts and marine
equipment, she said.
The donated boats serve as a floating classroom and are
, used as charter vessels. The monies from the chartering ser-
vice help Support the programs. Baiter said.
The Halien was given to AMI by W\illiam vonGal, who
lives in Alabama and imports aircraft. Von Gal has been a
long-time friend of the organization.
The Norwegian rescue vessel was built in 1966. It's
steel hull and aluminum super structure is Ice Class Rated,
meaning the boat is built to withstand the worst conditions
imaginable.
The Halten bears a gold wreath around the Norwegian
life saving insignia, commonly displayed on the bow of the
vessel. The insignia denotes the boat's life saving efforts in


training, Baxter said. ,the North Sea.
Several of AMI's programs have marine-related comdi-'- The ship saved
ponents that include instilling self-confidence, setting goals : vice. When von Gal
and working as a team through boating, fishing. Scuba div- thousands of hou
ing and seamanship classes, she said.
The activities are optional and given as'rdwards to stu-


over 30 lives during its 22 years of ser-
purchased the boat, The Halten logged
rs with its new owner sailing the
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Photo/VERONICA COSTELLO
Aboard the Halten, students from the Florida Ocean
Sciences Institute in Fort Lauderdale, (L-R) James
Rowell, 16, Travon Page, 15, Wondell Carter, 14; and
Kenyatta Styles, program manager, mop up the 75-foot
steel-hulled ship recently donated to the nonprofit group
to help teach kids the art of boating.


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Commission to reports findings on Miami River's water pollution


By.ARNOLD MARKOWITZ
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That old gray Miami River isn't what she used o be,
(n.: r.; :.: to 100 years ago when the water above he
salt r',; .- pure, its current state is a shame. But 15 .'
ago, T.'i r were much worse.
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Resident recalls 'country' life along the New River's North Fork


By WILLIAM R. HAWKINS
Waterfront News Writer
Wilbur Porter Jr. was only a kid when his father
bought land along the North Fork of the New River in Fort
Lauderdale and built the first house in what is today called
Washington Park.
"Boy it was a whole lot different than what's happen-
ing today," said Porter as he sat in a chair outside his
house which sits near the river's edge and traffic whizzing
along Martin Luther King Boulevard.
"This was all wilderness, with thick woods, deer and
all sorts of wildlife. I could go down to the river, throw out
a line and catch loads of fish, even snapper."
The Porters were pioneers in the area, and while the
neighborhood today is vastly different from a half century
ago, the family still lives near its original homestead.
"I can't imagine us living anywhere else," Porter said.
"This has been home most of my life, and I remember
walking to school, fishing and boating in the river and see-
ing all the changes that have taken place."
The Porters moved to Fort Lauderdale from Georgia
nearly 66 years ago. Porter's father worked on a Davie
dairy farm for 25 years, herding and milking cows.
Around 1951, the senior Porter had a chance to buy a lot
in what was then considered the "country," land filled with
wildlife along the meandering New River as it moved
northward from Broward to Sunrise boulevards.
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pathway leading to the lot that Porter bought and used to
build a small wooden home.
He bought the $250 property with only $5 down, at
first making, payments of $5 a month until scraping
together enough to buy it outright. Landlocked properties
cost only $150.
"There were farms all around here and sugar cane
fields," said Porter, who helped create the first quarter
horse tracks in the state.


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He attended Dillard Elementary, which was across the
river and he recalls creating a wooden bridge with ropes
and crates in order to cut down the distance he and his
friends had to walk to school.
"One day we were coming home and the rope had given
way and my bridge was all washed up down river," he said.
Porter's father began buying other lots in the area so
he could pass on one to each of his four children. Today,
the younger Porter lives across the street from the original
family home, which burned down a number of years ago.
His father died at age 91.
After a short hitch in the U.S. Navy in the 1950s, Porter
Jr. returned to a neighborhood that had experienced rapid
changes. Sunrise Boulevard had been built and the North
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Other roads were built, along with new houses and
commercial development.
"It looks so much different today," said Porter, who
worked with his father in a refuse business.and then began
a landscaping service before finally joining the Broward
Sheriff's Office as a process server in 1975. After 23
years, he retired in 1998. He is married, the father of two
and grandfather of four.
"I miss not being able to hunt deer, rabbits and coon
like we used to and the river isn't as clean as it once was,"
Porter said. "The people have come and gone, but there's
a new effort to create a sense of community again, and I
hope it works."
Porter has no plans to move. He laughs about taking a
boat put to fish when high tide impedes clearing the 27th
Ave. bridge. Porter ties up his boat and retrieves it the next
day at low tide.
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Airport noise fails to stop Dania Beach neighborhood from taking off


This is one in a series of special features looking at
neighborhoods that line Broward County waterways.
This month's feature takes a look at the quiet Metaleuca
Gardens in Dania Beach.

By WILLIAM R. HAWKINS
Waterfront News Writer
DANIA BEACH It's understandable why resi-
dents of the friendly and quiet Metaleuca Gardens would
prefer to keep the whereabouts of their waterfront neigh-
borhood quiet.
"We feel very safe and isolated here and the fewer peo-
ple who know about us, the better off we may be," said
Trudy McAdams, who found her house with husband, John,
back in 1986 and wouldn't dream of living anywhere else.
The area, consisting of small private homes on isles, is
bordered by the Dania Cut-Off Canal to the south, U.S. 1 on
the east, 1-95 to the west and New Griffin Road and the Fort
Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to the north.
"It's the ideal location in many respects, but the nega-
tive can be the airport noise and smell of fuel if the wind
blows the wrong way," said John McAdams, a retired small
businessman.
A giant sound wall that borders homes off New Griffin
Road also hides them from public view and makes the gar-
dens area a secluded secret of middle income families in
what many call the last affordable waterfront property so
close to the ocean.
When Art Mazanke, 75, first bought two lots back in
1977, his was only the third house to go up on his street.
Now his empty lot next door is the only undeveloped parcel
to be found.
"I paid only $13,000 for two lots and now could get
more than $100,000 for one of them," said the retired former
owner of a heavy construction business.
But all Mazanke cares about is taking his 26-foot Dusky
powerboat out to the ocean as much as possible. He loves to
fish and enjoys the 45-minute journey that easily takes him
from the Dania Cut-Off Canal to the ocean.
"When I think other boaters have to put up with all the
traffic along the New River and the canals in Fort
Lauderdale, I'm just as happy I am living right here," he said
"We're spoiled with having it so easy."
Melaleua Gardens-was developed by the Florian family,
whose 90-plus patriarch still owns a home in the area. The


isles have been divided into three sections: Nautilus,
Argonaut and Florian.
Mazanke, who lives on Nautilus, said many retirees
who originally settled in the area in the 1970s have passed
on, and the homes have gone to young families with chil-
dren.
"I feel very safe here and it's a nice bunch of people and
very quiet," said Mazanke, a Michigan native who's always
lived on the water and picked his current home for its loca-
tion and easy ocean access.
The story was the same for Trudy and John McAdams,
who are from Massachusetts and had been visiting Fort
Lauderdale for many winters when they decided to go house
shopping in 1986.
'We would have never even know this area existed if it
hadn't been for us accidentally meeting a real estate agent at
the store, and she told us about a great neighborhood she
used to live in," said Trudy McAdams, who says she often
jogs at night and feels completely safe in the neighborhood.
When they drove into the Gardens and discovered the
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Marine insurance:

don't have a secret

By MARK ERCOLIN
Waterfront News Columnist
Insurance is offered in many forms
and is advertised in many ways. If you
take advertising literally, you can buy
auto insurance from lizards with aristo-
cratic English accents and health insur-
ance from. hysterical white ducks. It is
also apparently true that you can insure
your boat by pretty much filling out a
form available in certain stores, and just
sending in your premium:
"That's great!" you might say to
yourself, "No hassles, no shopping, and
no brokers probably means cheaper
insurance."
"After all," you might think, "except
for the cost of the premium and.the value
of the policy, all insurance policies and
insurance carriers are pretty much alike,
right?"
Well, that's the real question.
Many states, Florida included, do
have set language and required clauses
for certain types of auto, health, and
workers compensation policies sold in
those states. Maritime insurance, howev-
er, is a different matter.
As one prominent maritime attorney
appropriately put it: "It is better to think
about marine insurance in terms of a
'contract' rather than as a 'policy."'
In other words, your maritime insur-
ance coverage is based on what is agreed
to between parties rather than what might
be required under any statute.
Although there was once traditional
language used in most maritime policies
which was fully tested and understood by
the courts, many insurance companies
have "modernized" their language,
allegedly making it easier to read.
Some even read more like policies
for a car than for a vessel. The upshot is
that these policies have their own indi-


t agent ,

vidual language that hasn't been fully
tested over time by the courts, and can
often be subject to the unsympathetic
interpretation of an insurance company's
own claims managers until their clauses
are fully challenged and interpreted
through the legal process.
So, how do you handle this marine
insurance quagmire? Well, although I
don't enjoy sounding like an advertiser
for any particular group, it is my experi-
ence that one of the best ways to avoid
the less pleasant side of the insurance
industry particularly marine insurance
is to invest the time necessary to find
a good insurance agent.
A "good" insurance agent will be by
training (and generally by Florida
statute) the agent of the insurance pur-
chaser. Such an agent should be able to
sit down with you and compare different
policies including differences in cover-
age and exclusions, and how they might
effect you and your specific situation.
This should also include explana-
tions of the different types of risks that
you and your vessel might encounter and
how you can remain covered for those
anticipated contingencies.
And, sometimes, a really good
agent may be able to guide you to insur-.
ance companies that have a general his-
tory of being "claim friendly." You see,
it does appear to.be true that-certain
companies are more disposed by their
corporate culture to pay out a claim of
loss in a less hassling manner than some
other companies.
Always remember, insurance compa-
nies take your premium in the hope that
they won't have to pay a claim later on.
Finally, if you ever have to file a
claim, a good insurance agent should
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By RICK ROUGHEN
Waterfront News Columnist
Do you own a boat? Do you want to?
Have you looked into alternatives like frac-
tional ownership, club memberships,
rentals or the buddy system? Do you feel
like you must have your very own vessel or
does something a little less personal appeal
to you?
Let's face it: owing a vessel is an expen-
sive, frustrating, expensive, fantastic, expen-
sive, bewildering, expensive experience.
We've all heard, "the happiest two days in a
boat owner's life are the day he buys it and
the day he sells it."
But what about everything in between?
Personally, I don't agree. In fact, I think
"they" missed the boat, or perhaps "they"
never owned one. The best day in a boat
owner's life is every day that he spends on
the water. Buying and selling is merely a
transitional term that speaks to an upgrade or
downsize. So there.
There must be a reason why so many
people get freaky at the thought of plying
crystal blue waters from their own helm.
True ownership creates the perfect conduit
through which a genuine "salt" can silently
massage his deepest sense of pride. Why
else will a captain go down with his vessel
rather than be rescued and have to recount
her painful demise? And there must be a rea-
son why the names of more long-lost sweet-
hearts adorn the transorrs of vessels than
most captains will care to admit.
The boom line is that if you are pas-
sionate about your vessel and the sport of
boating, then you truly must own one.
You will. never be fully satisfied on a
"rent-a-yacht" nor will you feel the pride
rightly bestowed on every "cap'n" who
plows the high seas (or waterways as the case
may be) and brings her home safe again.
If your buddy has taken the plunge, and


you are relentlessly tagging along for the
ride, you're a mooch! Don't fool yourself
by thinking that you've beaten the system
because you have not. You are a captain
wanna-be and you ought to be ashamed!
You'd better be springing for fuel and
bait, and not trying to snake your way out
of the cleanup job when you get back to the
dock. People like that should play bingo.
On the other hand, if you are not pas-
sionate about the sport and you have to ask
yourself the ownership question to begin
with, then do yourself a favor and rent one
whenever you get the urge. To buy is to be
committed.
To financially justify your decision is
to spit into the wind. Passion must drive
your decision for boat ownership and any-
thing less will fail.
Maybe it would help to review some
estimates I have compiled that speak more
clearly to the financial ramifications of own-
ership when compared to the alternatives.
If we consider, for example, the pur-
chase and commitment one would assume
in acquiring a $50,000 vessel by calculat-
ing average costs over a three year period,
and then we compare our results to a mem-
bership rental arrangement, the numbers
speak loudly for themselves:

Total outings over three years
15 30 60 165
Average number of outings per year -
5 10 20 55
Average estimated cost per trip-owner-
ship (over 3 years.)
$4,492.44 $2,246.22 $1,123.11 $408.40
Average estimated cost per trip-mem-
bership (over 3 years.)
$500 $450 $425 $409
These estimates were determined in
part by making the following assump-
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hopefully act as your advocate with the company you're
insured with, and help smooth the way for payment of the
loss, if payment is due. I have seen instances where
knowledgeable agents have assisted their clients on some
difficult claims, and it arguably allowed for settlement
without the need for time consuming and costly legal
action.
This means, if an insurance company you are consid-
ering does not have any agents locally, or in some
instances even within the state you reside or do your boat-
ing, you just might be losing out on an extra tier of advo-
cacy that would otherwise be available to you if you ever
have to file a claim with that company.
Naturally, as a consumer, you will have to do some


tions: ninety percent financing for five years at 8.5 percent;
estimated costs of insurance, equipment, registration, stor-
age, maintenance and repairs, debt service and depreciation
for an average 25-foot vessel over a three year period.
Our model indicates quite incredibly that in order to
break even (with the leasing option) on overall costs of
ownership, one would have to run his owned vessel 165
times at least once per week, 52 weeks per year for three
years straight!
Anything less would cause relative costs to go through
the roof, Keep inamind that most boat owners only use their
vessels 10 to 12 times per year. The costs of a member-
ship/rental scenario is basically consistent, decreasing
slightly over time, and with increased usage due to dilution
of annual costs.
Fractional ownership is a whole new realm that is slow-
ly edging its way into the boating environment. The concept
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research and legwork to find an insurance agent who will
meet your criteria. Of course, not all agents carry the same
insurance lines. So, if a good agent refers you to someone
who has the right product for your present needs, I do sug-
gest that you remember that first agent for your future
requirements.
Now, I realize that my suggestions flies in the face of
the easy "fill out the form and mail in the check" style of
insurance-buying which is becoming popular among some
people. In fact, my suggestions could-make your search
for boat coverage a little more expensive and certainly
more time consuming.
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one,purchases insurance is to buy peace of mind.
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explore here. It assumes that all of the partners (who typi-
cally do not know each other) are conscientious and that
they take care of very expensive property that does not com-
pletely belong to them.
The legal documents involved are sticky and thick,
and conflict resolution techniques geared at solving
scheduling problems and the allocation of unforeseen.
costs are paramount. Unless you get a warm and fuzzy
,feeling when you share your coolest stuff with perfect
strangers, this may be a concept that would be most effec-
tive if just taught to your kids.
Well, that's the technical reality. Boating is the greatest
and most gratifying spectacular pastime sport on earth.
Either love it or lease it, but don't float your own boat unless
it is truly a passion that you can't live without.

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tant in Fort Lauderdale's marine community.


a smaller boat since fighting a denial of a claim could end
up being too hectic and/or costly to pursue in such
instances should be a highly researched decision.
Therefore, know the insurance policy and the compa-
ny that produced it well before you sign on to them.
Brochures, even highly detailed ones are riot insurance
policies and should not be regarded that way.
Finally, know your agent well. Don't let your insur-
ance agent be a "secret agent."

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The effort to create a first-ever Fort Lauderdale mar-
itime museum is bumping up against some formidable com-
petition as the City of Fort Lauderdale prepares to decide
who might get a prime New River parcel for a major project.
When bids closed late last year, only two proposals were
presented to the city for the old post office site at 330 SW 2nd
St. The city-owned Riverwalk land is located near the
Broward Center for the Performing Arts and the New River.
One proposal was from the Fort Lauderdale Maritime
Museum, and the other from the Broward Center. The mar-
itime group wants to remodel the former post office to estab-
lish the city's first museum and resource center to honor
south Florida's rich marine heritage.
The Broward Center wants to demolish the postal build-
ing and replace it with a proposed $6.5 million, 300-seat
Himmershee Place at Riverwalk, a cultural center that might
help launch a resident dance company as well as be a small-
er venue for events. The proposal has the backing of the
Broward School Board, Florida Atlantic University and
numerous art groups, all citing how Riverwalk has become
a vital cultural center.


According to Cult Buffington, the city's purchasing
manager, an initial request for proposals was informal "to
see what kind of interest there might be in the site." He said
the City Commission has since decided to open the process
up to all possible developers, with a new bid deadline to be
sometime in late March.
Hampton Peterson,.an attorney and co-chair of the Fort
Lauderdale Maritime Museum Committee, said the move
wasn't unexpected, as the city has historically favored com-
mercial projects to broaden its tax base.
"I had the feeling this might happen from the very
beginning, but we wanted to present our proposal anyway,"
Peterson said. Peterson said his group's museum plan would
reflect the area's nautical history, though its non-profit status
wouldn't benefit the city's tax base.
There currently is no such nautical facility in Fort
Lauderdale, despite the city's "Venice of America" motto,
and tourism promotions as a yachting destination. The
only maritime museum in Florida is in Stuart, and the Mel
Fisher Museum in Key West, which focuses specifically on
sunken treasure.
The U.S. Post Office vacated the 1927-built structure,


considered architecturally and historically important, six
years ago. It was designed in the Beau-Arts style by noted
architect Francis Abreu.
Peterson said the museum committee will be required to
submit more detailed information in a future proposal, and
will also have to show a stronger funding base.
The non-profit group formed last spring and named
officers. Museum plans call for exhibits, oral histories, visit-
ing displays, models of important vessels, marine archaeo-
logical items and a research library.
Frank Herhold, executive director of the Marine
Industry Association of South Florida, said his organization
continues its support of the Maritime Museum as a "fitting"
way to recognize the heritage of the marine industry. The
MIASF represents 800 marine-related businesses, which
pump $8.8 billion into the local economy annually.
The committee is now exploring fund-raising efforts-to
pay for the estimated $100,000 remodeling of the old post
office site.
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the largest number of marine oriented businesses in the nation,
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the river. The worst of that flows through Wagner Creek,
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bridge, about one-and-a-half nautical miles upriver from
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"We can install certain devices to stop any solid waste
before it's discharged into Wagner Creek," Milian said.
"Those would cost $35,000 to $40,000 each."
The creek is the committee's focal point because it's
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stream for so long that it just stayed that way.
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polluted waterways, Milian said. How it gets there isn't
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between sanitary and storm sewers.
The lower one-third of a mile, below Northwest 11th
Street, runs through Miami's Spring Garden neighborhood.
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colorful mixed residential and commercial waterway so nar-
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"We think it's fantastic," Baxter said. "It's a great ves-
sel for the kids to use. I think the boat's previous life was
saving lives and it will continue to do that."
SJack McQuestion, executive director of Florida Ocean
Sciences Institute, said the vessel handles well. He spent
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Jefferson.
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handle the boat and.navigation skills. For community ser-
vice, the kids de-weeded and swept up debris at the heli-
copter pad at Port Jefferson National Park, he said.
S"It's a very sturdy boat with twin diesel engines,"
McQuestion said. "It does have a round bottom, which
makes a it a bit more rock and roll if you have choppy sea
conditions."
Being on the Halten gave students an opportunity to
experience maritime activities, he said.
S"I'm hoping we will be able to use the boat more in the
future. It depends on what plans AMI has for it," he said. "If
you consider the kids we have, these are youthful offenders,


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During their stay at sea on the Halten, the crew got a full
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This list has been compiled to aid readers in identifying the
necessary resources to successfully navigate Broward County's
vast recreational boating scene. To make suggestions for this
listing, which will run as space permits, please call (954) 524-9450
or email editor@waterfront-news.com
Broward County
Boating Registration: (954) 765-5050.
Department of Natural Resource Protection: 218 SW 1 Ave.,
Fort Lauderdale. (954) 519-1400.
Fishing & Hunting Licenses: (954) 468-3474.
Sheriff's Office Marine Unit: (954) 938-0560.
Water Management Division: (emergency) (954) 765-5124.
State:
Boat Documentation: (800) 799-8362.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Florida
Marine Patrol: (954) 467-4541.
District 2; Saltwater Resources: (954) 467-4541.
Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission; (561;) 625-
5122.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission: 620 S.
Meridian St., Tallahassee. (850) 488-4676.
Vessel Licensing: (305) 536-6549.;
U.S. Coast Guard:
Ft Lauderdale Station: 7000 N.Ocean Dr.,Dania Bch. (954) 927-1611.
City Web Sites:
Dania Beach: http://www.ci.dania-beach.fl.us/
Deerfield Beach: http://ww.deer-fieldbch.com/
Fort Lauderdale: httpJ//info.ci.ftlaud.fl.us/
Hallandale Beach: http://www.ci.hallan-dale.f.us/ -.
.Hollywood: http://hollywoodfl.org/
Lighthouse Point: http://www.lighthouse-point.com/
Pompano Beach: http:/pompanobeach-chamber.com/city.html
SWilton Manors: http://wvw;wiltonmanors.com o

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Dania Beach Boulevard: (954) 922-7833.
SHallandale Beach Boulevard: (954) 454-3383.
Hollywood Beach Boulevard: (954) 922-3366.
Sheridan Street: (954) 923-2597.
Hollywood Beach Safety: (954),921-3423.
Hollywood City Marina: 700 Polk Street. (954) 921-3035.
Fort Lauderdale:
Beach Conditions: (954) 468-1597.
Beach Patrol (emergency): (954) 468-1596.
Marine Operations: (954) 761-5423.
Municipal Dockage listed below:,
*Cooley's Landing/Riverwalk: 450 SW 7th Ave. (954) 761-5423.
. New River/Downtown: 2 South New River Dr. East: (954) 761-5423.
*Las Olas Marina: 240 Las Olas Circle; (954) 759-5200.
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17th Street Bridge info: (954) 527-5959.
Andrews Ave: (954) 765-4089.
Commercial Boulevard: (954) 772-3987.
Davie Boulevard: (954) 523-6701.
Las Olas Boulevard: (954) 463-0842.
Oakland Park Boulevard: (954) 566-3711.
Sunrise Boulevard: (954) 564-6986.

Pompano Beach/
Deerfield bridges/misc.
Atlantic Boulevard: (954 941-7119.
Hillsboro Boulevard: (954) 428-1090.
Hillsboro Inlet: (954) 943-1847.
Northeast 14th Street Causeway: (954) 942-6909. .
Pompano Beach Conditions: (954) 786-4005.
Deerfield Beach and Ocean Conditions: (954) 480-4413.
Professional asSOciations
Boat/U.S. Foundation: Washington National Headquarters, 880 S.
Pickett St., Alexandria, Va: (703) 823-9550. On-line: www.boa-
tus.com
Florida Yacht Brokers Association: 1550 SE 17th St., Fort
Lauderdale. (954) 522-9270.
Marina Mile 84 Association: 1315 S. Miami Road, No. F, Fort
Lauderdale. (954) 524-1200.
Marine Industries Association of South Florida: 2312 S.
Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale. (954) 524-2733; on-line:
www.goboating.org
Sailing organizations
Gulfstream Sailing Club: meetings held at Shooters, Fort
Lauderdale. (954) 583-3738;
on-line: www.gulfstreamsailingclub.org.
Hillsboro Inlet Sailing Club: Meetings held at the Lighthouse
Point Yacht Club, 2701 NE 42nd St., Lighthouse Point.
(9,54) 942-7724.
SPalm Beach Sailing Club: 4600 Poinsettia Ave., W. Palm Bch;
(561) 965-8225 or (561) 881-0809.
Powerboatinq
organizations
Offshore Power Boat Racing Association: P.O. Box 69-4733,
Miami, Fl 33169. (954) 923-2777.
Environmental Groups
Center for Marine Conservation: 1 Beach Dr. SE, #304, St.
Petersburg, 33701. (727) 895-2188.
SSavethe Manatee Club Inc.: 500 N. Maitland Ave., Maitland, FL
(407).539-0990: on-line: www.savethemanatee.org.
Save the Sea Turtle Foundation: 3706 N; Ocean Boulevard,
#320, Fort Lauderdale, 33308. (954) 351-9333.


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Boating classes
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary: Fort Lauderdale: 601 Seaxae


*Coral Ridge (Fort Lauderdale) chapter: (954) 426-9654 and (954)"
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*Hollywood chapter: (954) 962-0839.
*Miami chapter: (305) 552-6629.
*Miami Beach: (305) 935-1259.
*Pompano Beach chapter: (954) 474-1716.
*Palm Beach chapter: (561) 863-1461.
Safe Boating Institute: 12251 SW 112 St., Miami. (305) 595-
9800; on-line: www.safeboatinstitute.com
Yacht clubs
Coral Ridge Yacht Club: 2800 Yacht Club Blvd., Fort Lauderdale.
(954) 566-7886.
Lauderdale Yacht Club: 1725 SE 12th Street, Fort Lauderdale.
(954) 524-5500.
Lighthouse Point Yacht And Racquet Club: 2701 NE 42nd St.
Lighthouse Point: (954) 942-7244.
Miami Yacht Club: meetings held on Watson Island.
(305) 377-9877.

Shows & tournaments.
Dania Marine Flea Market: Al Behrendt Enterprises: (954) 920-
7877.
Miami International Boat Show: (305) 531-8410; on-line
www.boatshows.com


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.-B Broward Sierra Club: meers 7.30 p.m. at Fern Forest Nature Center,
S201 Lyons Road. Pompano Beach. 954-370-7089.
6, Wednesday
1, Friday International Boatbuilders' Exhibition & Conference: through
Miami International Map Fair: through Sunday; starts today at 7 Friday at the Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, Fort
p.m. at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, Miami. 305-375- Lauderdale. 954- on-line: www.ibexshow.com
1492; on-line: www.mapfair@historical-museum.org "Landing High Speed Grouper & Kingfish:" a seminar at 6:30 p.m.
Broward Shell Club Annual Shell Show: at the Pompano Beach at West Marine, 2300 S. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale. 954-527-
Civic Center, 1801 NE 6th St., Pompano Beach. 954-983-7900 or 954- 5540.
942-5985. North Fork New River Meeting: discussion on the North Fork
Starlight Musicals: starts 7:30 p.m., at the DDA Plaza amphitheater, Restoration Project; 7 p.m. at Franklin Park Community Center, 2501
located on the comer of East Las Olas Boulevard and Andrews Franklin Dr., Fort Lauderdale. 954-357-6612.
Avenue, Fort Lauderdale. 954-828-6500. Palm Beach Sailing Club: Wednesday night small boat races, 6 p.m.
"Hollywood Nights:" live music and entertainment, 6-10 p.m., down- 561-881-0809.
town Hollywood. 954-921-3404. Canoe Paddle Instruction for Seniors: for ages 50 and over, 10-
11:30 a.m. at West Lake Park, 751 Sheridan St., Hollywood. Fee:
2, Saturday $7.25 per person. 954-926-2480.
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Army Rehabilitation Center, 1901 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Sailing Singles of South Florida: Meets every Thursday night in Fort
954-463-3725. Lauderdale. Call 954-462-4575 for current locations; on-line: www.sail-
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Palm Beach. 561-881-0809; on-line: http://pbsail.com. 7:30-8 a.m at the Grapevine Gourmet Cuisine, 256 S. University Dr.,
Friends of the Deerfield Beach Arboretum: free guided tours of the Plantation. Cost: $12 chamber members and, first time guests, $17
arboretum the first Saturday of each month, 10 a.m. at Constitution walk-ins. 954-462-6000 ext 8994, or E-mail: Tafnmy@ftlchamber.com
Park, 2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach. 954-480-4494. or at www.ftlchamber.com
3, Sunday 8, Friday
Dr. George Historic Biscayne Bay Boat Tour: a cruise from 10 a.m. Gulfstream Regatta Registration & Skippers Meeting: starts 6 p.m.
to 1 p.m. around islands, causeways and bridges; sponsored by the at the IGFA Intemational Game Fish Association, 300 Gulf Stream
Historical Museum of Southem Florida. Meets at Bayside Marketplace, Way, Dania Beach. 954-583-3738.
401 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. 305-375-1492. Miami Yacht Club: meetings held the second Friday of the month, 8
Seven Seas Cruising Association: international group of cruising p.m., 1001 MacArthur Causeway, Miami. 305-377-9877.:
sailors meets for breakfast every Sunday at Joe's Diner, 1717 Singles Boating Club of the Palm Beaches: meets the second and
Eisenhower Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 954-463-2431. I fourth Friday of the month, 6:30 pm .at the Doubletree Hotel, Palm
Genealogical Society of Broward County: meets 2:30 p.m. in the Beach Gardens. 561-627-3293; on-line:
community room of the West Regional Library, 8601 W. BrowardBlvd., www.gopbi.com/community/groups/boating club.
Plantation. 954-581-3932. 23rd Annual Greek Festival: through Sunday; 12-11 p.m. today, at
Suntrust Sunday Jazz: along the banks of the New River in Fort Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 815 NE 15th Ave., Fort
Lauderdale, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free admission. 954-828-4749. Lauderdale. 954-467-1515.
4, Monday, Hollywood Nights: live music and entertainment 6-10 p.m. in down-
4, Mondy town Hollywood. 954-921-3404.
Marine Maintenance: a workshop 7-8 p.m. at West Marine, 1951 W.
Copans Road, Pompano Beach. 954-260-0195 or 954-960-0560. 9, Saturday
Commodore's Club of America: luncheon meeting, 11:30 a.m. at the 11th Annual Gulfstream Regatta: runs through Sunday, off Fort
Flaming Pit restaurant, 1150 N. Federal Highway, Pompano Beach. Lauderdale beach. Starts 10 a.m. today. 954-583-3738; on-line:
Open to all yacht club commodores, past commodores and guests. www.gulfstreamsailingclub.org
954-941-5674. Palm Beach Sailing Club: small boat sailing takes place every
5,Tues y aturday at 1 p.m. Open to the general public, 600 N. Flagler Dr., West
5,Tuesday Palm Beach. 561-881-0809; or on-line: http//pbsail.com:r
Bahamas Wahoo Championship: at the Bimini Big Game Fishing Canadafest 2002: Canadian and American entertainment; 10 a.m. to 2
Club, Bimini, Bahamas; through Saturday. On-line: www.bahamaswa- p.m. today and Sunday on Hollywood beach, Hollywood. 954-921-3404.
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10, Sunday
Wetland Walk & Talk: through four-acre wetlands with naturalist Ken
Burgener at 1 p.m. and at 3 p.m. at the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame,
300 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach. Admission: adults $4.99; kids
$3.99. 954-922-4212.
Biscayne Boulevard Edgewater Bike Tour: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; meets
in front of Freedom Tower Building, 600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $15 for
non-members. 305-375-1621.
23rd Annual Greek Festival: through Sunday; 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
today, at Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 815 NE 15th Ave.,
Fort Lauderdale. 954-467-1515.
11, Monday
"Skinny Water Fishing:" a workshop 7-8 p.m. at West Marine, 1951
W. Copans Road, Pompano Beach. 954-401-9294 or 954-960-0560.
Music & Dancing Under the Stars: easy listening to live music 7:30-
9 p.m. every Monday/Wednesday at the Hollywood Beach Theater, on
the Broadwalk at Johnson Street off State Road A1A, Hollywood. 954-
921-3404.
12, Tuesday
"Outboard Engine Maintenance:" a lecture at 7 p.m. at West Marine
North, 1201 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale. 954-564-6767.
Broward Boating Club: meets the second Tuesday of the month 7:30
p.m. at American Legion Post #304, 41 NE 1st Court, Dania Beach.
954-321-0330 or 316-0236.
Gulfstream Sailing Club: meets at Shooters, 3033 NE 32nd Ave.,
Fort Lauderdale. Dinner, 6:30 p.m. followed by the 8 p.m. meeting.
954- 583-3738; on-line www.gulfstreamsailingclub.org
Fat Tuesday on Hollywood Beach: a kickoff to Mardi Gras Fiesta
Tropicale; 12 p.m. to midnight. 954-926-3377.
13, Wednesday
"Keeping Your Fuel System Happy'" a seminar at 6:30 p.m. at
West Marine, 2300 S. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale. 954-527-
5540.
Music S Dancing Under the Stars: easy listening to live music7:30-
9 p.m. every Morday/Wednesday at the Hollywood Beach Theater, on
the Broadwalk at Johnson Street off State Road A1A, Hollywood. 954-
921-3404.
Environmental Boat Tours: for all ages, every day, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
at the Anne.Kohl Nature Center at West Lake Park,751 Sheridan St.,
Hollywood; $8 for adults. 954-926-2480.
14 Thursday
St.Valentine's Day
Miami International Boat Show: through Monday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
today, at the Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901. Convention
SCenterDr.,.Miami Beach and.the Sealine Marina and Yachting.Center,
1633 Bayshore Dr., Miami Beach. Tickets: $25 for preview Thursday;
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Marketplace, 401 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $12 for adults; $3 for kids 6-
12. 877-476-7683; on-line: www.sailamerica.com
The International Marine Repair & Refit Exhibition & Conference:
through Saturday at the Fontainebleau Hilton, Miami Beach. 207-359-
4651; on-line: www.pbbtradeshows.com.
Friends of the Deerfield Beach Arboretum: a horticultural seminar 7
p.m. at Constitution Park, 2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach.
954-480-4494.
Apres Plongee Dive Club: meets the second Thursday of the
month, 7:30 p.m., Lighthouse Dive Center, 2507 N. Ocean Blvd.,
Pompano Beach. 954-782-1100.
Fort Lauderdale Boat Club: a business meeting takes place the sec-
ond Thursday of the month, 8 p.m., at thd Wilton Manors Woman's
Club, 600 NE 21 Court, Wilton Manors. 954-942-5499.
Sailing Singles of South Florida: Meets every Thursday night in Fort
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877-476-7683: on-line: www.discoverboating.com
Friends of the Deerfield Beach Arboretum: Iree guided tours of the
arboretum every Friday, 10 a.m., and the first Saturday of each month,
10 a.m. at Constitution' Park, 2841 W: Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach.
954-480-4494.
16, Saturday
Boating Safety Class: offered by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary at
Dixon Ahl Recreation Center, 2220 NE 38th St., Lighthouse Point. $35.
954-234-1149; on-line: www.uscgaux.org/~0700307
Boating Skills & Seamanship: a one day class, 8:30 a.m. to 4;30
p.m., offered by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, 601 Seabreeze Blvd.,
Fort Lauderdale. 954-454-8111 or 954-232-0037.
Safe Boating Course: offered by the Florida Wildlife 'Conservation
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Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach. 954-924-4310.
Antique Fishing Tackle Appraisals: 1-4 p.m. in the demonstration
area of the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame, 300 Gulf Stream Way, Dania
Beach.
Palm Beach Sailing Club: small boat sailing takes place every
Saturday. 1 p m. Open to the general public, 600 N. Flagler Dr., West
Palm Beach. 561-881-0809, on-line: htip.l/pbsail.corm.
Intracoastal History Tour: tor all ages, by boat and foot, 2-4 p.m. at
Deerfield Island Park, 1720 Deerfield Island Park, Deerfield Beach. $2.
954-360-1320.
Wilton Manors Yard Sale: city-wide sale and concession stand, 8
a.m. to 1 p.m. 954-390-2130.
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Home & Garden Festival: an annual private home and neighborhood
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Jubilee: An upcoming phenomenon on Alabama's Eastern Shore


By TERRY CONWAY
Waterfront News Writer
Jubilee, a natural late summer phenom-
enon, unfolds in the hours from midnight to
dawn along Mobile Bay's eastern upper
shoreline. This is when all types of bottom
dwelling fish and shellfish pop to the surface
and rush en masse to shore at the same time.
Each night locals take turns patrolling
the beaches. When the seafood bonanza is
spotted, whistles and ringing bells sound.
Hundreds of seafood lovers scurry out into
the bay waters with every bucket, net and
cooking pot available to scoop up with
minimal effort a bounty of shrimp, lob-
sters, crabs, flounder, eels and other small-
er sea delicacies.
This phenomenon is reportedly pecu-
liar to Alabama's Eastern Shore towns of
Great Point Clear, Fairhope and Daphne as
well as a few remote bays in Asia. For
jubilee to occur, specific conditions must
exist. The previous day must have been
overcast or cloudy with a gentle wind from
the east, and a calm or slick bay surface.
The process is keyed by a rising tide as
the tide begins to fall it slows.
Scientists credit the quick changes in
the volume of fresh water meeting salt
water, such as after a heavy rain. It causes a
sudden lack of oxygen content in the water,
forcing bottom fish and crustaceans to the
surface. Once the oxygen-poor water mass
moves to the shoreline, the fish and shell-
fish swimming in front of it are trapped and
teem along the water's edge. Due to the lack
of oxygen, the jubilee-pummeled sea life
can not carry out normal muscular activities
such as swimming.
Jubilee winds down at sunrise when the
oxygen is produced by photosynthetic
activity of plant life in the water. It's then
that the impacted fish and shellfish high-tail
it back to their bottom-water habitat.
The magic of jubilee offers only a
snapshot to the opportunities that await in
bays and bayous filled with trout, sheep-
heads, reds and blues.


Further south in the Gulf of Mexico
from May through December, anglers try
their luck with the great sport fish: tuna,
barracuda, wahoo, bull dolphin, sailfish,
mackerel, shark and the big boys blue
and white marlin. Marlin weighing in at
upwards of 700 pounds are not uncommon
near the continental shelf.
While Baldwin County's southwestern
quarter is blessed with rolling farmlands to
its north and east, the bayside communities
are clearly the envy of its neighbors.
Daphne emerged in the early 18th cen-
tury simply as a gathering point for fur
traders from Europe. The town blossomed
as a resort area for Mobile and New Orleans
residents prior to the Civil War. Wealthy
families would flee the city during yellow-
fever ridden summers, crossing the 15-
mile-wide Mobile Bay expanse in boats to
pastel-painted summer homes and elegant
hotels that sprang up along the waterfront to
catch the bay breezes. Many of the stately
homes still stand.
Daphne is part of the nearly 40-mile


Sunset on Mobile Bay's
shoreline as seen from
Fairhope Pier. The
100-year-old town,
located on Alabam's
Eastern Shore has 2.5
miles of pristine beaches.
The town is known for its
artist population.







strip of Eastern Shore that stretches from
Spanish Fort on Mobile Bay's northern lip
to Point Clear, where the bay broadens into
the Gulf of Mexico. The Point Clear area is
named for the jutting land which shelters
much of the rest of the Eastern Shore from
high winds and waves.
The Grand Hotel, extensively remodeled
in 1966 and again in 1981, has stood as a lav-
ish landmark of Point Clear for 150 years.
Eight miles south of Daphne lies
Fairhope. High on the bluffs with a
panoramic sweep of Mobile Bay, Fairhope
has long been known for its lovely parks,
rich with moss-draped oaks and a village
atmosphere of shops and local cuisine.
Settled in 1894 by a group of Iowans
who sought personal utopia, they created
the Fairhope Single Tax Colony. It repre-
sented freedom to enjoy public parklands
and seas, the fresh air and an environment
of self-actualization. Establishing a corpo-
ration, '~amnihe: leased the land within the
original village for 99 years. The tenants
own the improvements; the corporation


pays property, city and sales taxes into a
single tax on the land.
The single tax legacy is reflected in
Fairhope's 2.5 miles of pristine beaches, a
shady waterfront park with a municipal pier
that extends into Mobile Bay. Just up the
hill from the bay, the 100 year old town's
true nature is reflected in its ubiquitous gar-
denias, Washingtonia robusta, native Sabal
palms and roses nearly everywhere. Each
year, more than 200 new trees are planted
on streets and in parks.
Visitors browse shops (with totally
unique, locally produced gift items), bou-
tiques, cafes, restaurants and art galleries
along tidy, wide streets and brick-edged
sidewalks. The town has become a haven
for an artist migration, reflected by cultural
activities from cabaret dancing to tai chi to
the resort's many unusual shops.
Local cuisine is tasty, affordable, and
attractively prepared by gourmet chefs at
places such as the Renaissance Caf6, whose
always-in-demand Royal Red shrimp is best
topped off with a butter-rum-sauced bread
pudding and sultry-rich regional roast coffee.
Walking west on Fairhope Avenue,
scenic eye candy is provided as the road
winds around a large bluff, leading down to
the bayfront where charming cottages and
homes with cedar shake roofs. Waterfront
grounds are beautified by- live oak trees,
Spanish moss and lush clusters of azaleas,
camellias and an array of flowering plants.
One can only imagine the wonder
expressed by that tiny group of Iowans back
in the 1800s, when from those very bluffs
they gazed upon the tranquility of Mobile
Bay for the very first time.

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Event Calendar


Sea Turtle Story: a lecture and tour 2-3 p.m. at the Gumbo Limbo
Nature Center, 1801 N. Ocean Blvd., Boca Raton. Cost: $2. 561-338-
1473; on-line: www.gumbolimbo.org
18, Monday
President's Day
Diesel Maintenance: a workshop 7-8 p.m. at West Marine, 1951 W.
Copans Road, Pompano Beach. 954-564-6453 or 954-960-0560.
19, Tuesday
"Marine Electronic Charting and Navigational Software:" a lec-
ture at 7 p.m. at West Marine North, 1201 N. Federal Highway, Fort
Lauderdale. 954-564-6767.
Miami International Boat Show: final day, 12-7 p.m. at the Miami
Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach;
and the Sealine Marina and Yachting Center, 1633 Bayshore Dr.,
Miami Beach. Tickets: $12 for adults; $3 for kids 6-12. 877-476-7683;
on-line: www.discoverboating.com
20, Wednesday
"Keeping Your Battery Systems Happy:" a seminar at 6:30 p.m. at
West Marine, 2300 S. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale. 954-527-
5540.
Have a Heart and Lung Support Group: meets 6:45 p.m. in the
media room of Broward General Hospital, located at 17th Street and
South Andrews Avenue in Fort Lauderdale. No fee. 954-755-0666.
21, Thursday
Hillsboro Inlet Sailing Club: meets 7:30 p.m. at the Lighthouse Point
Yacht and Racquet Club, 2701 NE 42nd St., Lighthouse Point. 954-
481-9919.
Sailing Singles of South Florida: Meets every Thursday night in Fort
Lauderdale. Call 954- 462-4575 for current locations or on-line:
www.sailingsingles.org
Eastern Shores Aventura Yacht Club: meets the third Thursday of
the month, 7:30 p.m. at vanous locations in Miami-Dade and Broward
counties. 954-454-8111 or 305-937-1239.
Audubon Society of Broward County: monthly meeting, 7:30-9:30
p.m. at the Anne Kohl Nature Center at West Lake Park, 751 Shendan
St., Hollywood. 954-926-2480.
Swing Night: free dance event the third Thursday of the month at
Timpano Italian Chophouse, 450 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale.
954-462-9119.
22, Friday
New River Street Dance: an outdoor festival through Sunday, 4-11
p.m. today on Riverwalk, Fort Lauderdale. Free admission. $1 wnst-
band required .to purchase food, with proceeds benefiting the
Stranahan House. 954-463-9800.
Mardi Gras Fiesta Tropicale: a festival through Sunday; runs 5 p.m.
to 1 a.m. today at Young Circle Park, at U.S. 1 and Hollywood
Boulevard, Hollywood. General admission $10. 954-926-3377.
Everglades Exhibit: through Aug. 18 at the Histoncal Museum of
Southem Flonda, 101 W. Flagler St ..Mami-305-375-1492
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561-655-5522.
Singles Boating Club of the Palm Beaches: meets every second
and fourth Friday at the Doubletree Hotel, Palm Beach Gardens. 561-
627-3293; on-line: www.gopbi.com/community/groups/boatingclub
Hollywood Nights: live music and entertainment, 6-10 p.m., down-
town Hollywood. 954-921-3404.
23, Saturday
Nautical Flea Market: through Sunday; sponsored by the Upper Keys
Rotary Club, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today at Founders Park, MM 87 Bayside.
305-451-4555 on-line: www.upperkeysrotary.org
Saltwater Fly Fishing: at the IGFA, 300 Gulf Stream Way, Dania
Beach. 954-924-4309.
Gulfstream Sailing Club: Sunfish race at 10 a.m. 954-583-3738; on-
line: www.gulfstreamsailingclub.org
Humane Society of Broward County's: Walk for the Animals, in
downtown Fort Lauderdale. 954-266-6816; on-line: www.walk4theani-
mals.com
Palm Beach Sailing Club: small boat sailing takes place every
Saturday at 1 p.m. Open to the general public, 600 N. Flagler Dr., West
Palm Beach. 561-881-0809; or on-line: http://pbsail.com.
Broward Coalition for the Homeless: First Annual 15K Run for
Cover, 7 a.m., at the Bamford Sports Complex in Davie. 954-522-7069.
24, Sunday
Nautical Flea Market: sponsored by the Upper Keys Rotary Club, 9
a.m. to 3 p.m. at Founders Park, MM 87 Bayside. 305-451-4555.
Mardi Gras Fiesta Tropicale: a festival 12-5 p.m. at Young Circle
Park, at U.S. 1 and Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood. General admis-
sion $10. 954-926-3377.
Gulfstream Sailing Club: ocean spring buoy 3 & 4 race at 11 a.m.
954-583-3738; on-line: www.gulfstreamsailingclub.org
Family Fishing Clinic: kids class, 12-1 p.m.; adults: 1-4 p.m. at the
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Kingfishing & Offshore Fishing: a workshop 7-8 p.m. at West
Marine, 1951 W. Copans Road, Pompano Beach. 954-960-0560.
Young Explorers: a science lecture for ages 6-8 at the Gumbo Limbo
Nature Center, 1801 N. Ocean Blvd., Boca Raton. Cost: $2. 561-338-
1473; on-line: www.gumbolimbo.org
26, Tuesday
"Battery Care and Maintenance:" a lecture at 7 p.m. at West Marine
North, 1201 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale. 954-564-6767.
27, Wednesday
Boating Course: offered by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, 7:30-9:30
p.m. at Jupiter Lighthouse Park, Jupiter. $30. 561-845-8927 or 561-
744-3876.
Venture Sailing Club of South Florida: meetings held the last
Wednesday of the month, 7:30 p.m. at the Miami Yacht Club on
Watson Island. 305-860-8250 or 954-340-4791; on-line: www.geoci-
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28, Thursday
Mangrove Adventure: a walking tour 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Gumbo
Limbo Nature Center, 1801 N. Ocean Blvd., Boca Raton. Cost: $3.
561-338-1473.
Environmental BoatToirs: for all ages, every day, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
at the Anne Kohl Nature Center at West Lake Park, 751 Sheridan St.,
Hollywood; $8 for adults. 954-926-2480.

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In Business since 1976


S (954) 785-0245,
FT. LAUDERDALE. FLA 33312


Jim's Little Boat Shop
Fiberglass & Gelcoat Repairs
*Complete re-gelcoating & AwlGrip Painting *Complete restoration of:
Boston Whaler, Bertram & Seacraft
Dockside Services & Shop: SR 84, FtL
(954) 465-3904

GLASS WORKS
A Complete Fiber-Glass Service
Structural Cosmetic
Foam -Colors Matched
.Custom Fab Blister Repair
35 Years Experience
At Your Service
CARLOS


Cell: 954-270-4205
Beep: 954-231-7454


Fax: 954-472-3782


SEA SAFETY INSTITUTE- boat handling
& marine electronics. Call 954-524-'5228.
Neiu o Boating? Need Confidence?
1Maarine Mentors
Pnsie Hand;-On IntruLnon szbard., )ur vewl
Captain Lanny Dixon (954) 792-2169
U.S.C.G.Licensed Master (954) 980-2919
25 years of local experience Chet outl e many other
Member: Ft. Laud. Boat Club seraces w offer a
Member -Women Aboard www.marinefnentors.com
SOLUTIONS TO YOUR NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS
Do you need to: Loose Weight
Relieve Stress
Have More Energy
WE'LL SHOW YOU HOW TO FEEL GREAT!
For free information call Toll Free 1-888-318-1440
24-Hours / 7 days a week

PSYCHIC JILLIAN
Tarot card. Palm reader & advisor.
I am God-gifted to help you with any
problem you may have. No matter how
.big or small. I guarantee success.
Where all others fail, one visit will put
your mind at ease. Party & group
readings available. By appointment
only, open daily 8 a.m. 8 p.m.
954-527-3860


3M VINYL BOAT LETTERING- 7-yr guar. 1 0%
off w/this ad. Computerized Lettering,
535 S. Flagler AV. Pompano 954-782-2267
QUALITY BOAT LETTERING GOLD LEAFING.
Reliable service with satisfaction guaranteed.
Claudia: 954-920-0533*954-587-7801 eve


KEVIN
MUNDELIUS


MACHINE
PRODUCTS

217 S.W. 29TH STREET 954-779-7038
FT -UDERD*LE. FL 33315 FAX 764-5083





MARINE CAD DRAFTING
Help as you need it for that small job, or
an extra hand to get a larger project
out on time.
Leaves message for CAPac (954) 524-9450


Marine -ons Sv


ALL WORK GUARANTEED
* New Construction Docks
* Inspection Reports Plilingsv:
* Custom Wood Decks Seawall Construction
*Landscaping Seawall Repairs
Cert.bCompency0635 Bob Cooper, President
licnsl & SurSd 954-587-2628
-- 3500 Field Road,Fort Lauderdale--
BDRT al uInnuM BUILDINGS
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"'i. Storage Buildings
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Ma nufacturer'l warranty
Dracon Constiuction
954-777.0056


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DIESEL SPECIALIST- we specialize in
repairs & rebuilds of diesel engines, also
plumbing, running gear & mechanical
repairs & installations.
Call Solomon at SA Marine (954) 536-5336
HARLEY's MOBILE MARINE
Outboard Stern Drive Repairs
Fast Dependable Service 954-913-0147
DIESEL Propulsion & Generator Service
21 yrs experience Melius Marine Mechanics
954-646-0283
SOS Mobile Marine- boat repairs
Inboards/Outboards/Personal Watercraft
954-441-5085 954-223-3627

Supreme MVarineY
; & Export, Inc.
QUALIFIED MARINE TECHNICIANS '
Diesel & Gas Engine Service & Repairs, ,
) Electrical, Transmissions, Carburators ^
Mercruiser & Mercury certified
S On-the-water Facility Dockside Service Available
SReasonable Rates www.suprememarine.com
( 954)792-3431 Bpr: (954) 521-3975A


Performance Gas Inboard ONLY
Services
Complete Dockside Service
"Anything in the bilge"
Specializing in hi-performance
SService Repair Maintenance


954-562-1553 cell
954-497-6223 pager


Ted Gerstenslager
boatwrenchfla@aol.com


THE VARNISH MAN- exclusively yacht varnish,
27 yrs same location, 954-791-4715

Stocker Y-acht.t Inc.
Redefines the meaning of Quality Yacht Service
YACHT REFINISHING
AwlGri, Sterlinand varnish specialists
Licensed (954) 581-5700 Insured


MARINE SURVEYOR & CONSULTANT- Pre-
purchase & insurance, sail & power. French
Spoken. Wm. Seager. Tel 527-0870.
MARINE SURVEYORS- buyers & insurance.
Surveys for both POWER & SAIL.
Call Ed Rowe & Jon Howe @ 954-792-6092.
RHODES MARINE SURVEYORS &
CONSULTANTS Inc. Mark Rhodes & Mike
Rhodes. Buyers, insurance & evaluation.
Power & sail.
Call 946-6779 or 946-6671.
PROFESSIONAL MARINE SURVEYS, Inc. Pre-
purchase, ins. & financial. Dick Williamson
AMS/SAMS. 561-272-1053*800-329-1053
INSURANCE, BUYERS & FINANCIAL SURVEYS
Report same or next day. BOAT-US apprvd.
Darrell Brizendine.AMS/SAMS 954-524-8661


DAVID PRICE, INC- Marine Surveyors, ALL
tV/n IsrveyV- nnwPr & sail. 954-463-6946


STETLER MARINE SURVEYS- any boat, all types
of surveys, done fast. Toll Free1-866-877-596.7

SOUTH FLORIDA MARINE
SURVEYORS, INC.
BUYERS, INSURANCE & VALUATION. DAMAGE
CLAIM SPECIALIST & CONSULTANTS. AMS/SAMS
(954) 975-5149 OFFICE,- (954) 270-8005 MOBILE

MIL STEPHEN J. KLAITY





ALL MARINE HEADLINERS call: Anthony's
Upholstery 954-805-6144




NAUTIC MARINE WELDING- Aluminum & Steel
Fabrication. (954) 563-9932 or.583-1042.




WOOD FLOORING FOR YOUR YACHT. We can
match any hardwood floor. Large inventory.
Open 6 days. ENDURACOLOR HARDWOOD
FLOORING. 1942 Tigertail Blvd, Dania
Call 922-9663.

Stocker- YacFTtnc.
Redefines the meaning ,fQiQaliryv )lilt Sen'rtic
YACHT CARPENTRY
Licensed (954) 581-5700 laiuriJ




Fine Yacht Carpmentry
Teak decks and repairs
Custom cabinetry
Mica and Plexiglass work
Highest quality
Competitive prices
ShiJp Shape wAioW
Call Gordon........... 954-791-5657
Beeper bpr: 690-2727
fax: 791-5633)


GENERAL HARDWOODS
&
75 MILLWORK

Moldings & Decking 7
Complete Woodshop
Plywood Veneer, Mica
2619 SW 2 AVE, Ft Lauderdale
Between Lester's Diner & Lewis Marine
(954). 463-25771

Shop Work "The Old Carpenter"
Build Repair Restore
Carry In / Carry Out
Reasonable Prices
954-581-0888





SMOOTH SAILING MARINE SERVICE
Captains for Hire Vessel Management
New Boat Owners: On-Board Instruction
Capt. Rich Murray 954-325-8191
C.E. Vincent Atwood 954-263-7180

YACHT MANAGEMENT & DELIVERIES
Well established company will manage
your yacht & be part-time capt.
Save time, money, crew headaches & use
your boat more.


Boca, Capt Tom Quinlan
Ft L, Capt Dave Sloan


(561) 488-564G
(954) 327-5737


PRESSURE CLEANING & SEALING
Rust & Mildew Removal: Docks, Decks, Patios
& More. Roof Painting, Tree Trimming &
Hauling. Since 1979. 954-792-2472
MARLY's CLEANING SERVICE
House Apartment Boat 954-849-6054





Resurfacing & Lath, Plaster
Any Finish Matched & Stucco
FREE ESTIMATES
954-963-7379 Licensed & Insured
Since 1968 C.C. 90-5558-PS-X


8' Pick-up with Sides
(6 cubic yards)


$75-$225 / Load


Trash / Junk Clean-ups
Call Greg: 954-731-7247


* Construction Demo
* Tree Branches /Trimming
* Old Fences/.Sheds
* Carpet Tear-ups


* Old Furniture / Appliances
* Metals
* Pallets
STires


Interior, Exterior, 25 yrs exp. Trotwood
Painting Co; Lic& Insured. 954-473-8858




MARINE MECHANIC- F/T. Experienced, must
have tools, pay rated on Exp. Fulltime, M-F .
Apply @ 1 st Performance Marina, 1900 SE
15 ST. Fort Lauderdale. (954) 763-8743
Part-time'SMALL BOAT OPERATORS- min
50T license. Send resume to Royal Co., Box
13025. PE Stn. Ft Lauderdale, FL 33316.
YACHT DETAILERS- must be legal & have trans-
portation. Good: pay & benefits. 954-587-3904
DOCK HELP- Miami Yacht & Brockerage
Show. Work dates: Feb 8 thru 13, 19 & 20.
Call Richard @ 954-764-7642. Pays $12/hr.
----HELP WANTED...:- :
REFIGRATION /AAcfred crhnician for
I ,-.iostaHatiriYseeivie2Flllttime i-round.posl.:.
Good Ray ..Vacation *-Medical Insurance
Will consider skilled marine workers
Rich Beers. Marine, Inc. (954) 764-6192

MARINE DIESEL MECHANICS
Full Service Yard (POWER 25'-125') Seeking
Qualified Techs w/ Engine Certifications in one of
the Following; D.D., CAT., MAN, MTU, Cummins,
John Deer or ONAN. Min. 5 YRS. Experience w/
Tools & Driver's License. Some Travel Required.
Excellent pay w/ Benefits; Medical, Dental, 401K,
Bonus, Uniforms, Pd Vacations. Established (25yrs)
Growing Company.
See UsAt: www.cablemarine.com
Contact: Cable Marine, Phil or Tom,
15'17 SE 16 ST, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33316
Tel.: (954) 462-2822 1-800-348-3235





100 T Master/Mate seeking-full-time position
in S FL power/sail. Great refs & 12 yrs exp.
Call Wes at 954-483-4526
CAPTAIN reg for Bahamas eco program,
April-Sept. Meditation/Health Partnership
possible. 561-243-9260




DEALERS WANTED- Handcrafted Nautical
Address Plaques, CustomYacht Step Plates,
all aluminum Dock Cleats and Hose Holders,
and Casual Aluminum Furniture.
Broward Casting Foundry & Gatto Furniture
Industries. Call (954) 584-6400 or log onto
www.gattofurniture.com
VENDORS NEEDED: 24th Annual Dania Marine
Flea Market. April 4-7. Call 954-920-7877
EXHIBTORS WANTED: South Florida Boat Show,
Jun 14-17, Miami Bch Conv Ctr. 954-946-6164




WINTER RESIDENT- exp sailor, seeking
sailboat 18-30' weekday local day sails.
954-760-9502




SUDDENLY ALONE SEMINAR for boating
couples, wives & crew, Sat., March 2 from
.8am-5pm at Bahia Mar, Ft Laud. Call 954-
525-4964 or e-mail suddenlyalone@aol.com
Costs $ 100/person including books & lunch.


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like to have FUN IN THE SUN or maybe I
could be your Mate. I am 42 non-smoker,
full-figured. Monica 954-977-9057




LiDATrE LIrvNE
GUYS or GALS
Don't have to be Lonely anymore
1-900-988-8988 ext. 8957
$2.99 Per Min. (Must be 18 years.) Serv-U (619) 645-8434





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Boat Books
AY (305) 754-9309
ME'S www.KrazyJames.com



PORTABLE FLOATING DOCK- holds personal-
water crafts, best offer 954-662-51-63
WOODEN MODEL Ships, Boats, Knot Boards,
Shadow Boxes. Reasonable prices. 954-426-3626
www.miniaturedreammodels.com
Suffering from arthritis? Possiblyjust sore muscles.
Relief is only a click away. .www.lawangoil.com
STEEL BUILDINGS & BOAT STORAGE BUILDINGS
18x24 to 150x300 or custom. Special factory
discounts. Best deal on turnkey construction.
Call Role Model Builders 954-474-3561.
MARINE FLEA MARKET- Lighthouse Point-
Yacht Club Corinthians, 2 March 7:30am-
Noon. 2701 NE 42 ST. Lighthouse Point. FL.
HARKEN FURLERS- one of each, ALL new in
box OBO. Unit 2 Mark II $2495 Unit 1 Mark
11' $1,495 Unit 0 Mark III $1045..Can be
installed for add'l fee. Call 954-290-4805.
FLOATING DOCK- 40'x7' heavy alum frame,.
new treated wood deck, 6 vinyl & foam:floats,
12' alum ramp $4500.-Riv Bch 561-252-8640
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Paperback Book & Record Exchange
BUY SELL" TRADE
SSeeourla~irg'MARITIMESectiotof NAUTICALfBOOKS
J1907 Hollywood Blvd. 954-922-2466

FIBERGLASS PANELS
various sizes from $5 per square foot
We also rebuild hatches with advanced material
S& repair hulls.
Call Tom's Fiberglass @ 954-984-0510






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CHRISTINE DAVIS FLAGS 954-527-1605
www.christinedavisflags.com
New COURTESY FLAGS for sale at 1/2 price.
Call 954-523-5218 or 305-773-8439



TRANSOM LIFTS- revolutionary new design fits
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2511 NW 16 lane, Pompano Beach, FL 33064* (954) 975-8288a Fax:(954) 975-8250
http://www.wellsmarine.com E-mail: radrarch@gate.net



New surplus/used/Rebuilt Mar.Pkg. Most
units from South Fla. Yacht repowers. Will
Buy or Consign any Engines/Trans. Contact:
John Rubano/Gold Coast Power Inc.
(305)652-7007 Fla Watts (800)325-7007
(954)523-7007 The Yacht Re-Power Specialist"
LEHMAN/FORD Marine Diesel Parts and Expert
Service & Repair, new & remanufactured Engines
and Generators since 1954. BOMAC MARINE
954-766-2625 Fax: 766-2627
*CAT 3196E 1999 660hp 50 hrs call
*CUMMINS 903 VTA 450hp StrongTakeOut $5000
*DET 6-53 400hp Complete40AORbltw/Ehst $5500
*DET 4-71 Good RunTakeOutKeelooled $3000
*DET 6-53 220hp w/Gears $7500
Other Diesels & Marine Gear available...
111 SW 23 ST #J, Ft Laud 954-463-3871



PHASOR Diesel Generators, authorized dealer.
SParts*Service*Install. Phasor/Lehman Ford dealer.
BOMAC MARINE q54-766-2625*800-1 36-5708
2A&A MARINE ELECTRIC SERVICE-
Kohler*Onan*Westerbteke 954-41 5-9632
5kw air-cooled Diesel New' $2000
8kw Onan Low hours TakeOut $2600
8kw Westerbeket ow hours Take but $2800
12kw Northern Lights Rebuilt $3500
(2) 75kw John Deer/N. Lts @ $5000
Others & Used Marine Gear @ 111 SW 23 ST #J, FtL
Ph &Fax(954) 463-3871



Small portable AIR COMPRESSOR units used
to fill SCUBA tanks & shop units, complete
line of supplies, filters, fittings.
Compressed Air Supplies 954-929-4462 M-F
MARINE SUPPLIES FOR SALE-
too much to list, used equipment, SAT 8am-Ipm.
Ladders, Stoves, Dinks, Gen Sets, Diesels, Boats
& much more every Saturday
@ 111 SW 23 ST, #J, Ft Lauderdale
954-463-3871 Phone & Fax

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*TWIN DISC 502 New 2:1 $5800
*TWIN DISC 506 3:1 CAT $2800
*TWIN DISC 507 2:1 $6200
*TWIN DISC 509 1:5:1 $8000
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FACTORY DIRECT- NEW 8'- fiberglass dinghies
SqO0 Barh hull $300 Call 954-791-2552
APEX 10.2 nb w.' 9.8hp Nissan 2 yrs old
$3200. Call 9S4-463-4164.
YEAR 2000 9' Hardshell w 2hp --stroke
Honda $950. Call 954-295-0313.



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Galley. $1 6K obo. Call 954-267-0255.




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20'x7'x30" Able Coranado 25'
Irwin 30' 1/2-tori race 27' Bristol
Also: extra sails & 3 masts 28', 36' & 40' (heavy alum)
and much more...
Ft Lauderdale call: 954-523-3243



www.trailer-hitch.com has "The PLUG".
Customize your 2" receivers. 62 choices of
colleges, hobbies, etc. Ph: 1-877-864-4824


B&S Sportsman Trailer for light boats to 16'
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NORTH BROWARD docks run from McNab Road
north to the Palm Beach County line.
CENTRAL BROWARD docks run from McNab
Road south to Port Everglades.
SOUTH BROWARD docks run from Dania Cut-Off
Canal south to Dade County Line.




COVE/DEERFIELD BCH- min to ocean, NFB, new
dock, 70', 110/220, wtr, cable, phone. Reason-
able. secure. $8/ft. No Ivbd. 954-425-8370
POMP BCH- NFB, 50 amp/wtr. private home,
near inlet. $7/foot negotible. 954-785-1446
POMP BCH- new dock to 40' NFB, no Ivbd..
Secure. wtr/elec. $200/mo. 954-336-5872
POMP- secure 24/7 access mins to rest/inlet
30' or less $140/mo Tom 954-675-5624
UP TO 23' SE Pompano, quiet canal, Lake
Santa Barb.. 2 blks W of Fed 954-946-3301
LHP- 5 min to inlet. NFB. Elec/wtr avail. No
Ivbd. Up to 60'. Call 954-782-3400.
Pompano Beach- direct access tol CW to 42'
wtr/elec no lvbd $400/mo 954-943-5825
Join South Florida's largest fleet of dockage
ads. Call Waterfront News @ 954-524-9450




Century East Apts 100 ISLE OF VENICE live-
aboards'welcome. Hot shower, toilet; BBQ,
cable. phone. pool. laundry. 523-21 56.
NEAR LAUD YACHT CLUB- ocean access, 3
mins, nJliveaboards, 240v elect, water,
phone, experienced yachtcaretaker avail.
John 954-523-7217 Eve 462-7230
LAS OLAS ISLES Lvbd & storage, max 46',
18' beam. Laundry, BBQ, pool, parking,
Pumpout', Tiki dining, apartments.available.
Call 954-524-5228.
111 ISLE OF VENICE- deep waterdockage
O00L SHOWER RESTROOM PUMPOUT STATION
ohone. cable. Very Clean. 954-524-4430
DOCKSIDE SE 5th St. Sailboats to 45'.
Liveaboard. Amenities. .Call 954-802-0234.
FULL SERVICES- Ivbd ok, one price includes:
all util & parking. Apt avail. 954-568-0627.
BAYVIEW- 1/2 mi to Bch. NFB. Deepwater.
36'x15' Lvbd, Storage, incl: Electric, Water,
Bath. Laundry-BBO. Call 954-973-4981.
RIO VISTA- deepwater, no lvbd. Wtr/Elec, Up
to 60'. Caretaker avail. 954-524-7228
8 ISLE OF VENICE- deepwater- storage ONLY
Apartments available. 954-522-2821
FT LAUD- off Sunrise on the Middle River-
across from Borders. Up to 75' brand new:
docks, secure, gated, 50 amp svc, pumpout.
Call Don (954) 385-3689.
N FORK NEW RIVER- 365' of hurricane-safe
dock space, secure, fenced, lots of parking.
Incl.: water/elec. No Lvbd; (954)'524-5975
MIDDLE RIVER BAY- ANY SIZE YACHT, NFB,
deepwater, no Ivbd, great view. 561-333-9624
N Fork New River @ -5th ST. 180'dock
max 11" beam, gated, no Ivbd. Long term.,
Deposit required. NFB. 954-463-7581
HENDRICKS ISLE VILLAS- Ivbd. or storage
from $450. Aptavl. all facil (954) 522-7674


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NORTH FORK- to 42' sail only, NFB, No Ivbd.
Water & electriC. $300/mo. 954-524-7549
SOUTH LAS OLAS ISLES- large boats OK.
Storage only. & HENDRICKS ISLES Large Boat
Dock Lvbd .954-523-9070. cell=448-2122
10 SECONDS to ICW- deepwater NFB No Ivbd
50' max $500/mo + wtr/elec; 954-771-6595
HENDRICKS ISLE- to 45'. Very secure. Very
Nice $350. w/apt $825. Ph: 954-537-7961
CITRUS ISLES- off'New River. Private 30' dock
wtr/elec Ph: 954-523-2261 954-816-8338
GREAT SPOT! MIDDLE RIVER- NFB, no Ivbd.
Water/Electric. 954-764-8075
RIVERLAND- 40' new dock, protected, NFB;
dpwtr. wtr/elec avail; $350/mo. 791-2604
LVBD to,40', Sail only, $350/mo + elec, ph,
cable, wash/dry avail. Ph: (954) 763-2748
N FORK NEW RIVER- up to 38', Private/Quiet.
Wtr/Elec. $275/mo. No Lvbd 954-524-4814
S NEW RIVER ocean access NFB up to 40',
wtr/elec. $6/ft/mo. No Ivbd; 954-585-0484
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DEEPWATER DOCK, 3 min to ocean, no fixed
bridge off Cordova Rd, up to 55' & 7' draft
no Ivbds. Call (954) 832-0675.
LAS OLAS- Premium sailboat dockage at 308
Hendricks Isle for Ivbd or storage to 51'.
Pool, laundry, cable, BBQ & parking.
Call(954) 524-8174.
LAS OLAS ISLES- wide dpwtr canal, sail or
power to 45' NFB-No Lvbd. Wtr/Elec, 6.5'
draft, rent negotiable. (954) 524-7382
CITRUS ISLES- off So.Fk.New River near point
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DEEPWATER 6.5'- shaded, very quiet, prvt &
secure. 40' max. X'Int hurricane hole. Long term
preferred. $400/mo. + elec. 954-467-1862
BERMUDA RIVIERA- beautiful new 60' dock
up to 80' boat, NFB, Wtr/Elec, 110/220, no
Ivbd $500/month. Call 954-565-1132
HENDRICKS ISLE- up to 35', Ivbd ok, pump
out station, phone, cable hookups available.
Parking, apts available. Call 954-924-4646.
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SOUTH FORK NEW RIVER (Riverside Park)-
Boat to 45' wtr/elec. Call (954) 791-2552.
RIVERLAND to 70', dbl-wide, deep FB 55', Fort Lauderdale
wtr/elec. no Ivbd. 20 yrs exp 954-327-5737
PRIVATE HOME- deepwtr, 75',,NFB, wtr/elec, WATERFRON 'a,,
lic capt on prem. Personal care. 781-9801
NORTH FORK NEW RIVER- up to 55', NFB, 91 IsleofVenice-Waterfronl nns- ilp.weeklyormonthlydockrentab.
elec & water, no Ivbd. Call 954-527-0902. Outdoorteaed pool. batearea clean liathroomswithshowers.
ISLE OF VENICE- 36' slip. Very quiet, pool, X ~i i,,, L..,r, r
laundry, shower, pumpout; security,' iih,,*lu i.tj *I- 'I *Olr- 'IA u .., |
$550 Lvbd; $350 Storage. Dailyelectricalchre.Btsupto50'.
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1-800-543-2006
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Clubroom*Bath/Shower* Ample Parking
Cable*PhoneeTri/Catamaran OK ROYALE PALM YACHT BASIN
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'(95 4)- 523-7440 On the Dania Cut-onff Canal. 1 mile lo ICW in secure basin.
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50 Isle of Venice- Sailboats only up to 46'
Bathroom, pool, laundry, large yard, water/elec incl.
SPhone & cable avail. Lvbds. OK. No dogs.

94 Isle of Venice- Sailboats only up to 53'
Pool,'laundry;:water/elec included. Phone & cable
avail. Lvbds. OK. No dogs.

Call (954) 523-5279


DOCK/APTS
STORE, LIVE-ABOARD, CHARTER
at my Rio Vista property.
Best location.
Tel.: 954-494-9807

Private Dock & AUarlinent
Deluxe Studio Apartment in residence,off North
Fork New River, furnished, private entrance, full
kitchen, bath,lFlorida room, pool, secure, quiet,
30/15 amp, large'dock; power, only $1,150.
954-462-2449


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DANIA CUTOFF & New R. NFB, new dock.
Storage only. Util trlr for sale 954-792-0530
DANIA CUT-OFF CANAL- avail monthly up to
140' vessel on face dock. 954-925-6336
DANIA Cut-Off Canal- private home. Wtr & elec.
2 (35') boats, no sail, no Ivbd. 954-989-4282
DANIA CUT-OFF- to 50', NFB,' no Ivbd, wtr/elec
& shower, fish table & sink 954-983-2755
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ATLANTIC ISLAND, Sunny Isles Beach- 900'
to ocean' beach, 120' dock. 305-936-9920
DEERING BAY (Coral Gables)- 1st Class docks
available: 50', 80' & 100'. Great Rates!
Call 305-377-9411 305-790-3886.
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ICW & Private Beach- IBR convertible
2-bath cottage hear Bal Harbour shops, tropical .
garden & BBQ, kitchen fully equ.pt, tastefully
furnished, W/D, linens, uril iij l Dock available..
Up to 47'. Private parking & secure. 6-month >
$1500/mo 1 year> $1.200/mo... 305-866-0045

Sunset Harbour Marina I
A South Beach Haven &
Miami Beach's
Newest Yachting Center
Call Dockmaster Joann
at (305) 673-0044
or call us on VHF channel 16
or see us at 1928 Purdy Ave
Miami Beach.
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inn- Las Olas/ICW/A1A area. Up to 60'.
Unusual opportunity. Call 954-462-0531
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(954) 792-4900 Fax (954) 587-81 64
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CABLE MARINE- East yard (40-ton lift)..(954)462-2822
* West yard (80-ton)...(954) 587-4000
1st PERFORMANCE.MARINA- 5, minutes to
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Summerfield Boat Works 954-525-4726

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12 specialty.marine businesses on-site
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OCEAN ACCESS- 70' dock & 3/2 house w/pool
just across from Marina Bay, just remodeled $1700
per mo annually. 954-763-8745 or 931-1821
2 KEY WEST vacation homes for rent
Truman Annex in Old Town
2/2 with pool or 3/2 on canal
Special Summer Discounts
Call (561)441-1016

ICW- IBR convertible/2-bath in private home
in Bal Harbour, tropical garden & BBQs,
kitchen fully equipt, tasteful furnishings, W/D,
linens, util. incl. Dock available. Private parking
& security gate. 6-month or 1 year.
Call 305-866-0045.

LAUDERDALE HARBORS 3/2'
70' on dpwtr No Fxd Brdg.3 ISLES N. .
of Port-Everglades. 60':ew dock, power,
water, lights, laige-fenced yard. Pets OK.
$2,600/mo. Call Bob954-806-6110.

Bahamas, Abacos- oceanfront house
with private.tennis court, dock, beach,
2-bedroom, A/C; .- -
See: www.bahamasvacationsonline.com
E-mail: joekirwin@coimpuserve.com
Tel: 01132478277802



ISLE OF VENICE- Century East Apts. Pool/
BBQ/Cable/Laundry. Affordable rates. Furn
apts. Weekly/Monthly. (954) 523-2156...
HENDRICKS ISLE sm effic apt w/dock to 45'
$825 by lease only. Nice. 954-537-7961
BAYVIEW AREA- 2/2's & 1/1's, near ICW &
beach. Laundry. Dock avail. (954) 568-0627
Waterfront Apartment & Efficiencies.Full
Kitchens, very clean. Wkly/mnthly discounts
for crew members. NO PETS. 954-463-7067
AUTO WARRANTIES
with Angela
insured by Lyndon Insurance Co.

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Must be under 125,000 miles currently
Warranties available for
Cars & Trucks
any year:
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Toni K. Napolitano, CRS, GRI, CIPS
(954) 712-9369 Keyes RIty, Ft Laud.







Keystone Point Waterfront 4/3.5
Completely renovated, all new
Joanne Gruskin, Wiimbish-Riteway
305-218-0077



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NE FT LAUD- beautiful house Ig 3/2
screened Fla room, pool on canal w/dock
easy ocean access, great neighborhood,
centrally located near beaches.
954-260-4891 owner
1700 NE 63 CT, Ft Laud. 33334

LAS OLAS WATERFRONT
2-story home & 4-plex of I-bed/I-bath apts
Dock 2 to 3 boats (stem in) NFB -
Great income potential on Sunset Drive
Fort Lauderdale 954-523-3243

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Slding glass patiow/heated
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vaulted ceilings, ht, large utility
room w/ washer ir, circular drive,
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ROBERT P. GARGANO
& Associates, Realtors
(954) 462-5770


Specializing In Waterfront Real Estate
Living and working on the New River
NEW RIVER- Historic Sailboat Bend, Quaint 'Boathouse"
home/ pool & spa in very private setting- directly on the
serene North Fork New River in historic Sailboat Bend. 50' of
riverfront affords deepwater no fixed bridges dockage.
Tremendous potential for future expansion or new building.
Minutes to Performing Arts Center Las Olas Riverfront and
nearby shops & restaurants. $439,000
BEACH CONDO- 2/2 in small quaint bldg., just 1 block from
beach & Las Olas. Great view of ICW. JUSTUSTED. $325,000
LAS OLAS- HOME FOR RENT WITH DOCK. 3/2w.home +
captain's qtrs. Big Boat Dockage. $3,500/month with dock,
annual lease.
*TARPON RIVER RENTAL- cute 2/1'home, central air.
JUST UPDATED. New tile, bath. $950/month
CROISSANT PARK- 2/1 home with new kitchen, Viking gas
range & hood, porcelain "stone" tile floors, central A/C, new
windows & doors. Large covered patio, garage.
JUST LISTED $185,000
LAKE OKEECHOBEE WATERFRONT ESTATE- Approx.
3,500 sq. ft. 4/3 home right on rim canal- direct Lake access!
New country kitchen, marble floors, stone fireplace, 2-car
garage, boat house w/slip & launch ramp! Make offer.
$355,000 2 side lots also available

RIVER REACH CONDOS-






Central location off the New River. Conveniently located
close to downtown Ft Lauderdale. Gated island featuring
24-hr manned security, 2 tennis courts & 3 heated pools.
Small pets OK (owners only) No fixed bridges, ocean
access dockage (owners only as available)
1 & 2 BEDROOM $134,900-$250,000
-CALL FOR CURRENT AVAILABLE CONDOS
RIVER REACH ANNUAL RENTALS FROM $795 M

COMMERCIAL BUILDING- for lease. 4000 sq ft
warehouse-wholesale retail. $2000/month

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Angela is the founder of
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