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.

November 24, 2021
Every year on the Friday after Thanksgiving (November 26), all of us at SpinSheet, PropTalk, and FishTalk celebrate Blue Friday and you can, too. It’s simple. 
November 22, 2021
BoatUS shares how recreational boaters have made some significant gains with the signing of the $1.2 trillion bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA).
November 4, 2021
Neocean has designed the Overboat, a personal electric hydrofoiling catamaran made in France.
November 3, 2021
Last weekend, the region's widespread flooding devastated the Annapolis Maritime Museum. It was the worst flooding in two decades.
October 18, 2021
Boaters from around the globe descended upon the city docks of Annapolis, MD, from October 7 through
October 11, 2021
First launched eight years ago by our sister publication, SpinSheet Magazine, the Century Club challenges boaters to
October 11, 2021
January 21-23, 2022, a new boat show rolls into the Timonium fairgrounds north of Baltimore, MD.
September 29, 2021
The PropTalk staff have been attending the U.S. Powerboat Show in Annapolis since the beginning, so we've learned a thing or two over the years.
September 27, 2021
In 1903, the assistant keeper of the Thomas Point Lighthouse mysteriously disappeared. His body was never found.
September 24, 2021
Dreaming of the cruising lifestyle?
September 22, 2021
September and October bring to the Chesapeake Bay some of the best weather of the year, along with fall maritime fun. H
September 20, 2021
It all started with a request: help bring about a boat proposal on the Chesapeake Bay. 
September 16, 2021
Last week, you probably saw a lot of photos and videos on social media of monstrous cranes making their way up the Bay to the
September 15, 2021
Yamaha Outboards has announced its entry into the electric outboard boat market with the Harmo electric outboard,
September 12, 2021
Every October the U.S. Powerboat Show in Annapolis Harbor brings together the powerboating community for four wonderful days of boat-buying, partying, marine education, and all things boating.
September 9, 2021
For the safety of all boaters and to ensure new boaters become confident and continue boating, the Marine Trades Association of Maryland (MTAM), the Department of Natural Resources, Annapolis Schoo
September 9, 2021
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Audubon Mid-Atlantic, and Maryland Coastal Bays Program are partnering in research and monitoring efforts to preserve three of Maryland’s state e
August 23, 2021
Passagemaker’s TrawlerFest will return in person to