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Thursday, 16 March 2017 17:35

THE Striped Bass Tournement

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For the first time ever the Cortlandt Yacht Club has opened their facilities to a striped bass derby. The Clubhouse, free dockage for all three days, hot showers, a Holiday Inn close by and an attitude about striper fishing that has all but disappeared on the Hudson River.

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Thursday, 16 March 2017 17:19

Picking Night Crawlers

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I have been picking night crawlers at night all my life. Nothing makes my backache as much as bending over and trying to grab a night crawler before it zips back into its hole! To many, going out in April, with snow still under the evergreens, the peepers peeping, and the air temperature 60 degrees and a damp night is a ritual not to be missed.

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Thursday, 16 March 2017 17:14

Bucket List

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The Bucket List, identities, promotes and brings business to individual marinas, restaurants, tourist venues, farms, and other locations specifically! It provides a vehicle, ‘ THE BUCKET LIST ” that allows our readership a direction to spend a day, weekend or month throughout the year as your leisure time should be spent, enjoying the magnificent Hudson River, Lake George and other lakes in the Catskill and Adirondacks to their fullest.

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Thursday, 16 March 2017 17:07

DESTINATON - Basin Harbor Club

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The trip from the Hudson River through the NYS Canal is one that I have written about before. It is fun, scenic and very different from what some of us are used to. The canal system is very boater friendly with marinas and the canal locks which act as a park for your enjoyment.

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Tuesday, 07 February 2017 18:25

Ask Dr. Gel - Feb-Mar 2017

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“With the coming of spring, I am calm again” Gustav Mahler

“I should buy a boat!”


If that’s what you’re thinking there are important things to consider when choosing the color boat you want whether it is new or pre-owned. I have advised many people over the years on this subject and feel it’s important to bring up again as we look to another boating season!

WHITE VS. blue-red-yelow-orange-green-black-grey What’s the best choice? My answer is white. My boat is white…

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Tuesday, 07 February 2017 18:23

Your Insurance with Cathy Karas - Feb-Mar 2017

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Maintaining Your Boat Insurance in the Off Season and Proper Fueling In Season

At this time of year, our agency receives several phone calls from some of our watercraft insurance customers asking if they can temporarily cancel their policies, since they are not using their boats. For many reasons this is a bad idea. On January 1st of this year at a marina in New Rochelle, a boat caught on fire and damaged other boats and there was an injury.

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Cathy J. Karas, President, Certified Insurance Counselor, KARAS INSURANCE AGENCIES INC, 321 SO. RIVERSIDE AVE, CROTON-ON-HUDSON, NY 10520.

You can contact me for quotes or questions at 914-271-5188 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We are a 3rd generation family owned agency, with only licensed brokers to help you.

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