Swashbuckling returns to Volvo Ocean Race:
Newport, RI (May 15, 2018) – As the Volvo Ocean Race teams prepare for the In-Port Race on May 19 and Leg 9 to start May 20, which will take the fleet across the Atlantic Ocean to Cardiff, UK, a bit of mischief has made the headlines during their USA stopover.
In contrast to the 2017-18 edition, in which the highly commercialized race has occasionally lacked transparency at times of trouble, the Providence Journal report how seven people apparently connected to the race were arrested early this morning after an incident outs…
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New home for new William Thornton:
The William Thornton (Willy T) Floating Bar & Restaurant, which was known for its lure of adventure-seekers in the British Virgin Islands, is nearly back in business after complete destruction following the September 2017 hurricanes. Full report.
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