Chesapeake Bay News

The latest Chesapeake Bay news affecting powerboaters, anglers, and anyone living or working on the Chesapeake Bay. For Chesapeake business-related news, visit our Chesapeake Business News page.

June 3, 2019
Mark your calendars for Father’s Day Weekend, June 14-15, with the 32nd annual Antique and Classic Boat Festival at CBMM in St. Michaels, MD.
May 28, 2019
The Port of Baltimore reports that the Evergreen Triton, with a capacity to handle 14,424 Twenty-f
May 24, 2019
Before launching the new Introduction to Marine Outboard Engine Systems course, Chesapeake College director of skilled trades Tom Ellis had been approached by industry professionals about offering
May 23, 2019
For many boaters, Memorial Day weekend signals the official start of the boating season.
May 20, 2019
The Navy’s elite flying squadron, the Blue Angels, will be back in Annapolis Tuesday May 21 and Wednesday May 2
May 5, 2019
Chesapeake Light Craft’s 21st annual OkoumeFest will take place Friday-Saturday, May 17-18. Both days are free and family-friendly.
May 2, 2019
National Safe Boating Week will kick off the season May 18 to 24. Boaters on the Bay, join us in committing to a smarter, safer boating season, and together let’s make a positive impact.
April 23, 2019
The ABYC Foundation, a national nonprofit 501(c)(3), announces that Margaret Podlich has been hired to serve as executive director.
April 22, 2019
The Marine Trades Association of Maryland (MTAM)—in partnership with Visit Annapolis and Anne Arunde
April 22, 2019
Whether you own a powerboat, sailboat, jet ski, or paddle craft, increase your chances of enjoying a mishap-free season on the water this year with a free vessel safety check (VSC) from the Coast A
April 22, 2019
Josh White is a yacht specialist and co-founder of Chesapeake Yacht Center.
April 17, 2019
The state of Maryland seeks public comments on a draft Chesapeake Bay restorat
April 16, 2019
The Wallops Beach Lifeboat Station resides in the NASA - Wallops Flight Facility (WFF)
April 15, 2019
The Port of Baltimore reports that a record 43 million tons of international cargo was handled last year by
April 8, 2019
Celebrate the start of the boating season with a visit to the 2019 Bay Bridge Boat Show. With more than 400 sleek new vessels to explore, land exhibits, plus food and fun for the whole family, this…
April 4, 2019
Captain Rob Copenhaver is the new owner of the 24-hour on-the-water boater assistance service, 
April 2, 2019
The mouth of the Jones Falls in Baltimore was the most obvious place to stop trash before
April 1, 2019
As we prepare for full-on boating season, why not gather your crew and spend a day or part of a day