Fishers Island Sound

Shennecossett Yacht Club to Hold New Lighthouse Regatta Shennecossett Yacht Club to Hold New Lighthouse Regatta

The Shennecossett Yacht Club (SYC) of Groton, CT, will sponsor a unique sailing race on Saturday, August 2. Dubbed the SYC Lighthouse Regatta, it is an Eastern CT Sailing Association-sanctioned circuit race. The plan is for 6 racing classes...

» April 16th, 2014
Earth Day 2013 Event in Stonington, CT Earth Day 2013 Event in Stonington, CT

Celebrate Earth Day 2013 with New England Science & Sailing in Stonington, Connecticut. On April 21, NESS will offer numerous fun activities and crafts for kids geared toward enhancing awareness of Fishers Island Sound. Kids will learn about the...

» April 16th, 2013
Article Describes Seal-Watching by Kayak off Fishers Island Article Describes Seal-Watching by Kayak off Fishers Island

TheDay.com: “There’s one!” my friend Spyros “Spy” Barres called, peering from the cockpit of a tandem kayak toward a tiny rock islet called East Clump just north of Fishers Island. “I see 2!” I replied, paddling alongside him. Jenna...

» December 14th, 2012
Body of Missing RI Boater Recovered From Sunken Vessel Priceless Body of Missing RI Boater Recovered From Sunken Vessel Priceless

Emergency responders recovered the body of the missing Westerly, R.I., boater from the sunken vessel Priceless in Fisher’s Island Sound, N.Y., Monday morning. Divers from the Mystic, Conn., and Groton, Conn., fire departments were able to access the cabin...

» August 21st, 2012
2012 Mystic Seaport Antique & Classic Boat Show Coming Up 2012 Mystic Seaport Antique & Classic Boat Show Coming Up

A collection of mint-condition Huckins motoryachts will highlight the 37th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Rendezvous at Mystic Seaport Saturday and Sunday, July 28-29, 2012. The event showcases original-condition and restored vessels built before 1970 including cruisers, sailboats, runabouts,...

» July 22nd, 2012
2012 Storm Trysail Block Island Race Results 2012 Storm Trysail Block Island Race Results

The 67th Storm Trysail Club’s Block Island Race, held Memorial Day weekend, saw the Kerr 43 Ptarmigan (skippered by Larry Dickie) win its class and take overall honors in IRC after making the traditional 186-nautical-mile voyage from Stamford, Connecticut,...

» June 5th, 2012
Fishers Island Sound Wreck Mystery Fishers Island Sound Wreck Mystery

TheDay.com: In the summer of 2007, Mark Munro of Griswold and a group of fellow wreck divers discovered a 70’ intact shipwreck in Fishers Island Sound. While its wooden timbers had rotted, they found a diesel engine, ship’s wheel...

» January 16th, 2012
Watch Hill Catboat Charters to Benefit Mystic Seaport Watch Hill Catboat Charters to Benefit Mystic Seaport

TheDay.com: Here’s a way to sail aboard a classic catboat while helping Mystic Seaport. Jack Spratt, the owner of Trim Again, will run day and evening charters on Little Narragansett Bay and Fishers Island Sound with proceeds benefitting the...

» August 1st, 2011
CT Clean Harbors Group Expands CT Clean Harbors Group Expands

TheDay.com reports that the group Clean Up Stonington Harbors, based in Stonington, Connecticut, is expanding its reach to include all of Fishers Island Sound. At the same time CUSH has announced plans to increase the scope of its signature...

» April 15th, 2011
Fishing Noank, Connecticut Fishing Noank, Connecticut

Fishermen love Noank because it offers fast and easy access to some of the most fish-filled waters in Connecticut. Fishers Island, the Watch Hill rips and The Race are just a few miles away, while Block Island and the...

» April 11th, 2011
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