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Hobie Top Gun: Richard Ofner

New Beginnings Jun. 9, 2015 by Richard Ofner I have told parts of this story several times over the years, including a mention in my first contribution to the Hobie Top Gun Series. Now I will tell how it has developed into a life changing experience that took place on October 26th, 2009. After discovering that I [...]

Freshwater Fishing Rigs

A fishing rig is the way you tie together bait, lures, hook, swivels, leaders, sinkers, bobbers, flashers, dodgers, cheese doodles and anything else you can attach to a piece of fishing line. But just because you can tie a lot of different things to a line, doesn't mean that making a fishing rig has to [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:13+00:00 June 25th, 2015|Categories: Fishing|Tags: , , , , , , , |

MBIA Announces recipients of 2014 Lighthouse Awards

Livonia, Mich., December 12, 2014 Michigan Boating Industries Association (MBIA) honored two great contributors to the marine industry with prestigious Lighthouse Awards in appreciation for their extraordinary efforts in 2014. The awards were made at the MBIA Awards Lunch held December 11 during the Recreational Boating Educational Conference in Lansing, Mich.The two individuals were: Tim [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:15+00:00 April 23rd, 2015|Categories: Boating|Tags: , , , , , , |

New Year’s Resolutions We Can Keep

New Year’s Resolutions We Can Keep ‘Tis the season to make New Year’s resolutions. Most resolutions relate to changing bad habits or attempting to change negative aspects of our lives. It’s time to put a more positive spin onto this time honored tradition and create a list built to bring positive aspects to your life. Spend quality [...]