November 20, 2017 – The North Country is full of amazing artists and galleries, from the Hyde Collection in Glens Falls to the Frederic Remington Art Museum in Ogdensburg. But sometimes the art happens in surprising places, in old barns, in farm fields and this weekend in a boat shop in Canton. A space intended …

There are many ways to rent a vacation home in our computerized world, from architectural style-conscious rental agencies to family-oriented peer-to-peer platforms. But a unique company takes a new approach and offers overnight rentals on boats. Launched in San Francisco in 2013, GetMyBoat is the world’s largest boat rental and charter market, offering 75,500 rentals …

Owning a boat is expensive. For most of us, financing over 5, 7, or even 12 years is needed to keep monthly payments affordable. On top of that, there’s insurance, fuel, and maintenance. And for those who live where boats cannot be stored in the yard, a dock or storage facility is also required, usually …

When Landman Sales closes its doors on June 1, it will shut them down for good. Owner Rocky Landman and his wife, Gloria, plan to retire. It all started almost 60 years ago for a man who loved business and boats. Rocky Landman started his boat business, then known as Landman Sports Center, at 2956 …

HARBOR SPRINGS – A new generation will pave the way for Irish Boat Shop, a marina and shipyard with a history stretching back over 55 years. The company recently announced that its board of directors has elected Susan Irish Stewart as chairman of the board, in which she succeeds her father and Irish Boat Shop …

Ten years ago, Drew Wickham never thought of becoming a boater. Not only does he now own a boat, but Wickham also operates upstate New York’s largest boat show – the Central New York Boat Show. This four-day boat show will feature over 500 new models of power and sailboats from over 50 boat dealers. …

Kayaking became a passion for Lisa Maurer after paddling Key West three years ago. It quickly became a family affair, she says. And not just for her own family, but for the growing crowd of boaters turning to the rental store her family recently opened on the shores of Quemahoning Reservoir. “After we got back …

GALVESTON, TX (KTRK) – A lot of people love to spend time on the water, but don’t want the expense and upkeep of owning a boat. Now there is an app for it. Get My Boat is a boat sharing service, much like AirBnb or Uber. Users can either post their own boats for hire …