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Summer Boating With Dogs

I receive Southern Boating and Yachting Magazine in my inbox for free. It’s another source of good boating-related articles if you’re interested. This months issue had an article on pet-related ideas for boaters that may be useful for many of you. … Continue reading

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NWWB Meeting Mon. June 19th Giving Back with Gratitude Sailing Northwest

Giving back to the community is enriching, allows you to gain a new perspective and truly makes the world a better place!  No matter how tough our lives may be, there are always those who are facing steeper challenges and … Continue reading

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Women Are Role Models On The Water

June is here and boaters are returning more actively to Northwest waters. They can’t, though, be lumped… There are those who are in love with the rush of water close to the rail as they race past competitors. You can … Continue reading

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Penny Braden Paschall Has Suffered a Loss

Penny Braden Paschall has lost her husband, Ben. Penny is an original member and enthusiastic supporter of NWWB. She and Ben enjoyed cruising in their Skookum 53. Together since 1983 they enjoyed skiing, hiking, traveling, cruising, RVing, flying in their 1947 … Continue reading

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Salmon Bay Marina Boat House Fire

Fireline Blog Seattle Fire Department SEATTLE – On Sunday, May 21, 2017, at 7:49 p.m., firefighters were dispatched to the 5100 block of Shilshole Ave. NW for multiple boats on fire inside of a boat house on Salmon Bay……. Fire Investigation … Continue reading

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Cindy Faw Has Suffered A Loss

Life moves along and, amidst our members, some major life changes have recently occurred. Member, Cindy Faw, recently lost her husband Edward W. Sweetnam, Jr. who spent 53 years as a master architect partnering with Cindy in their architectural work, … Continue reading

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NWWB Meeting Mon. May 15th Author Wendy Hinman Discusses Her Book – Sea Trials: Around the World with Duct Tape and Bailing Wire

 A shipwreck might end a dream of circumnavigating the globe. Not for the Wilcox family. With years invested in saving money, preparing the boat, and learning to navigate by the stars, parents Chuck and Dawn refuse to give up. Fourteen-year-old … Continue reading

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