New York Boat Show

Bolaris' Weather Watch: Severe storms/Tropical Storm Colin?

A line of severe storms swept through the Northeast Sunday evening with damaging winds, reports of hail, and numerous lightning strikes, the deadliest weather phenomena on the planet.Hundreds of severe thunderstorm watches and warnings were posted throughout the Northeast Sunday along with marine...

Monday, June 6, 2016 - 2:30pm

Shipwrecked sailor rescued after two months lost at sea

Reuters –A man missing at sea for 66 days has been rescued in a disabled boat off the North Carolina coast, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday.A German-flagged vessel alerted the Coast Guard at about 1:30 p.m. that it had spotted the 37-year-old man and the vessel some 200 miles east of Cape...

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 1:35pm

French Olympic stars die in Argentina reality TV chopper crash

Reuters –Three French sports stars – Olympic swimmer Camille Muffat, yachtswoman Florence Arthaud and boxer Alexis Vastine – were among 10 people killed when two helicopters collided in Argentina on Monday during the filming of a reality TV show.Authorities said it was still unclear what caused the...

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 2:19pm

Celebrate 150 years with the FDNY

The Fire Department of New York celebrates 150 years of service in 2015. And there’s no better way to kick off the historic anniversary than attending the 110th Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show.“ Everyone attending theboatshowwill have the opportunity to learn more about our great marine...

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 5:36am

Meet Baba Booey at the 110th New York Boat Show

Better known as Baba Booey on the “Howard Stern Show,” executive producer Gary Dell’Abate makes an appearance this week at the Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show to help spread the word about boat and towing safety. From 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, Dell’Abate will be greeting fans and signing...

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 5:27am

Family fun for all ages at the New York Boat Show

Looking for a unique activity that will spirit your kids out of their winter blues and foster a love for the outdoors? The entire family can share in the fun of visiting the Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show – especially because kids 15 and younger get in for free with ticket-holding adults...

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 5:23am

Improve your skills on the water at the New York Boat Show

For the first time, the Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show features its own Progressive Boat School to complement its regular array of seminars and classes for fishermen and recreational watercraft enthusiasts at every skill level.The Progressive Boat School is available all five days of the...

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 5:18am

Boating is big business in New York

It should come as no surprise that NYC is a hot spot for boating enthusiasts, considering that it’s surrounded by water. What might be enlightening is just how great that industry’s reach actually is, and how much annual business it provides in New York.Because the truth of the matter is that...

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 5:13am

Highlights of the New York Boat Show

Featuring the latest news and products for maritime sport and leisure, the Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show displays everything from yachts and cruisers to canoes and fishing boats. Over its 110-year history, the boat show has introduced over 50,000 models to the public. Here’s a first look...

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 5:02am

The 110th New York Boat Show cruises into NYC

New York is home to America’s first and oldest boat show.Debuting in 1905, the Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show celebrates its 110th anniversary in 2015. To put that in perspective, it means that New York City has had more boat shows than mayors, with Bill de Blasio becoming the 109th in...

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 4:43am