Dana Point Boaters Association

 

Updated January 4, 2014
News "Archives" Before January 2014

2013 & BEFORE ARCHIVE NEWS

January 4, 2014

The Log Newspaper ~ Hearing for Fugitive Yacht Broker (Ed Fitzgerald) Scheduled for March 14, 2014
The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper January 3, 2014 Digital Edition

December 31, 2013

CDFW ~ New Invasive Species Program Newsletter (NEW)!
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

December 26, 2013

The Log Newspaper ~ Copper Bottom Paint Targeted in Marina del Rey
BoatUS ~ Embarrassing Boating "Moments" That Many Recreational Boat Owners Are Likely to Experience - but Won't Likely Admit to - in the New Year
BoatUS ~ Low Cost Child/Teen Life Jackets Available for Camps, Schools, Non-Profit Programs
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

December 21, 2013

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper December 20, 2013 Digital Edition
BoatUS ~ Five Tips to Prevent Winter From Taking a Bite Out Of Your Boat and Trailer
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

December 16, 2013

Dana Point Boater Association ~ DPBA 39th Annual "Most Spirit" Award Winner, #2 "Doheny Doll" Chuck & Pam Micalizzi - Our Sincerely Congratulations to Doheny Doll and to ALL the boat participants! To view photos of ALL the award winners (Click Here)!

December 15, 2013

Dana Point Boater Association ~ DPBA 39th Annual "Most Spirit" Award Winner, #2 "Doheny Doll" Chuck/Pam Micalizzi - Our Sincerely Congratulations you both and to ALL the other participants! Photos of ALL the award winners will be posted shorty, please stay tuned!

Dana Point Harbor Association ~ 39th Annual Boat Parade of Lights Winners!

December 14, 2013

OC Dana Point Harbor ~ Weather Advisory - High Surf and Wind - December 13 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

December 8, 2013

Dana Point Harbor Association ~ Boat Parade First Weekend Update!

December 6, 2013

Dana Point Harbor Association ~ Rules & Information For All Registered Parade Participant Boats!
OCDPH ~ Operation Santa Claus - Senior Santa Gift Drive - December 5 2013
The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper December 6, 2013 Digital Edition

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

November 28, 2013

From your Board of Directors and Advisors, Wishing our Members and Boating Community a Very Happy, Safe and Healthy Thanksgiving Holidays!
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

November 25, 2013

Community Advisory - Turkey Trot 2013 Road Closure Advisory

November 22, 2013

Dana Point Harbor Association ~ Time is Running Out to Register for the Dana Point Turkey Trot!
Dana Point Harbor Association ~ 2013 Boat-Parade-Participant-Registration!(large file)
Dana Point Harbor Association ~ 2013 Holiday in the Harbor!(large file)
Dana Point Harbor Association ~ Rules & Information For All Registered Parade Participant Boats! (large file)
The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper November 22, 2013 Digital Edition

November 21, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

November 15, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

November 12, 2013

Community Advisory - Turkey Trot 2013 Road Closure Advisory

November 8, 2013

Keep America Fishing ~ Important New Bluefin Tuna Management Changes
The Log Newspaper ~
The Log Newspaper November 8, 2013 Digital Edition
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

November 4, 2013

Weather Advisory - High Winds Expected - November 4-5, 2013
BoatU.S. ~ Four Tips: How to Safely Truck Your Boat Over the Road
BoatU.S. ~
Waterway Bill That Passes House Could Have Benefits for Boaters

November 2, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

October 25, 2013

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper 2014 Annual Slip Guide
The Log Newspaper ~
The Log Newspaper October 25, 2013 Digital Edition
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

October 17, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

October 12, 2013

Community Notice - The Great California Shake Out - October 17 2013 at 1017 AM
The Log Newspaper ~
The Log Newspaper October 11, 2013 Digital Edition
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

October 07, 2013

Boating Advisory - Preparing Your Vessel for the Approaching Winter (NEW)!

October 06, 2013

It's History: A Proud Past for a Now-vacant Corner Lot Dana Point Times
The corner of Pacific Coast Highway and Dana Point Harbor Drive, which is ... of Pacific Coast Highway and Dana Point Harbor Drive, which serves as a point of ... (DPBA: Question, how many of you remember this great old place?)

October 03, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

September 27, 2013

Boater Advisory ~ Battle of the Paddle
DPBA Boater Blast ~ Catch Up! Please excuse the incorrect date on Boater Blast, actual date was September 22, 2013
The Log Newspaper ~
The Log Newspaper September 27, 2013 Digital Edition
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

September 21, 2013

Calling All Volunteers ~ Coastal Clean Up Day, September 21, 2013
BoatUS ~ Update After Fight, Boaters Get Reprieve With California Legislature
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

September 14, 2013

Calling All Volunteers ~ Coastal Clean Up Day, September 21, 2013
The Log Newspaper ~
The Log Newspaper September 13, 2013 Digital Edition
BoatUS ~ Act now to Protect California Boat Tax Dollars Update

September 11, 2013

BoatUS ~ Act now to Protect California Boat Tax Dollars The California State Legislature is about to take boating tax dollars and use them for non-boating purposes. Please act now to ask your state representatives to protect boater tax dollars and vote “No” on Senate Bill 436.
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

September 9, 2013

DPBA Website ~ Calendar Webpage Updates (NEW)!
Boater Advisory ~ Underwater Cleanup Saturday, September 21, 2013
DPBA Website ~ BOD Meeting Update

September 5, 2013

Boater Notice ~ 15th Annual Richard Henry Dana Charity Regatta - September 5-8 2013
Community Notice ~ Tall Ships Festival - September 6-8 2013
Boater Advisory - Underwater Cleanup Saturday, September 21, 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

August 30, 2013

Community Notice - Labor Day Weekend Parking Announcement
Boater Notice ~ 15th Annual Richard Henry Dana Charity Regatta - September 5-8 2013
Community Notice ~ Tall Ships Festival - September 6-8 2013
The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper August 30, 2013 Edition
Boater Advisory - Underwater Cleanup Saturday, September 21, 2013
BoatUS News ~ Used Boat Buyers Beware: Are You Buying a Hurricane Sandy Boat?
DP Harbor Association ~ 39th Annual Dana Point Harbor Boat Parade of Lights "Sponsor's Flyer"
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

August 24, 2013

USCG "PROCEEDINGS MAGAZINE" ~ USCG Proceedings (Magazine) Summer Issue 2013
Community Notice ~ Upcoming Events - August 24 2013

Community Notice ~ Special Labor Day Weekend Parking Announcement 83113 - 9213

August 22, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

August 21, 2013

Community Notice ~ Upcoming Events - August 21 2013

August 17, 2013

DPBA eNews ~ Boater Liaison Program, Round 2
DPBA Website Update ~ Dana Point Harbor Revitalization Genealogy
Boater Advisory - Underwater Cleanup Saturday, September 21, 2013
The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper August 16, 2013 Edition
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

August 8, 2013

Dana Point Times ~ Dana Point’s Carsen Lenthall Wins Big in Long Beach
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

August 3, 2013

Boater Notice ~ 43rd Annual Whitey Harrison Canoe Race
The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper August 2, 2013 Edition

July 28, 2013

DPBA Update ~ DPBA's Genealogy of DP Harbor Governance

July 26, 2013

Dana Point Harbor Association Announcement ~ 39th Annual Dana Point Harbor Boat Parade of Lights, “Here We Come A-Caroling”
Community Announcement ~ 2 MHz Distress Watchkeeping Closure Local Notice to Mariners

July 21, 2013 (eNews)

DPBA eNews ~ The Log Writes About New DPBA Program

July 19, 2013 -- DPBA Provides Answers to Dana Point Boaters' Questions - Page 13!

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper July 19, 2013 Edition

July 18, 2013

Community Announcement ~ County Approves Waterfront Restaurant Lease in Dana Point Harbor

July 11, 2013

Community Notice ~ Operation Baby Lift Saturday, July 13, 2013

July 06, 2013 -- Dana Point Boater Liaison Program to Releases Report on Local Issues, Page 3!

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper July 5, 2013 Edition

July 4, 2013 -- Wishing you a Very Happy and Safety 4th of July!

DPBA Boater Blast ~ OC DPH Responses In Writing To Boater Issues

July 3, 2013

Community Notice ~ California Department Fish & Wildlife News Release
Boater Notice ~ California Department of Parks and Recreation

June 28, 2013

Boater Advisory ~ Operation Dry Water June 28 -- June 30, 2013
Community Notice ~ Fourth of July 2013 Parking Plan

June 25, 2013

Breaking News ~ New Dana Point Harbor Revitalization Rendering Photographs
DPBA Update ~ Dana Point Harbor "Revitalization You Are Here"

June 24, 2013

News From BoatUS ~ Go Slow, Expect Delays, Says Boat Owners Group on Expected Heavy Boating Traffic for July 4th Holiday Week
DPBA eNews ~ Resend Boater Blast Updates

June 22, 2013

Breaking News ~ New Dana Point Harbor Revitalization Rendering Photographs
Community Notice ~ Fourth of July 2013 Parking Plan
The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper June 21, 2013 Edition

June 20, 2013

Boater Advisory ~ Shoal Buoys Coming
DPBA eNews ~ DPBA Boater Liaison Program (BLP) Meeting Correction Update

June 14, 2013

DPBA eNews ~ DPBA Boater Liaison Program (BLP) Meeting Update

June 11, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List VI

June 09, 2013

DPBA Notification ~ Update To "Links" Webpage - Boater Safety

June 07, 2013

Community Notice ~ DWYC Charity Regatta 6 4 13
Orange County Coastal Stakeholder ~ Regional Sediment Management Plan & Orange County Management Plan
The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper June 7, 2013 Edition
The Log Newspaper ~ 2013 Pacific Coast Harbor Guide

May 30, 2013

Community Advisory ~ 2013 Dana Point Harbor Boat Show

May 24, 2013

EYE ON INVASIVES (Newsletter)~ Winter_Spring 2013
The Log Newspaper Article ~ Dana West YC to Host Charity Regatta June 8-9
The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper May 24, 2013 Edition
Community Notice ~ Memorial Day Weekend Parking Program 5/25/13 - 5/27/13

May 15, 2013

Community Notice ~ Dana Point Harbor Events May 18th & 19th, 2013

May 10, 2013

OC Weekly News ~ Edward Sellers Fitzgerald, Ex-Dana Point Yacht Broker Accused of Fraud, Busted in Florida
The Log Newspaper ~ DPBA Boater Liaison Program, May 10th Issue, (Page 2)

May 9, 2013

Boater Advisory ~ Dana Point Harbor Underwater Clean-up Saturday, May 11, 2013
The Log Newspaper ~ Association Launches Boater Liaison Program in DP

The OC Register Newspaper ~ Group tries to make it easier for boaters to navigate Dana Point Harbor red tape

May 4, 2013 (Boater Blast)

DPBA Boater Blast ~ New DPBA Boater Liaison Program
DPBA Announcement ~ "NEW BOATER LIAISON PROGRAM WEBSITE"

April 25, 2013

Boater Advisory ~ Dana Point Harbor Underwater Clean-up Saturday, May 11, 2013
Dana Point Boater Association ~ New Boater Program Coming Soon! Stay Tuned!

April 19, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

April 12, 2013

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper April 12, 2013 Edition

April 11, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners ~ LNM_Special_Notice_2013
Local Notice To Mariners ~ LNM_Special_Notice_2013_2182kHz

April 4, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

April 2, 2013

OC Dana Point Harbor Boating Notice ~ Valvtect Petroleum Products Now Offered At DP Fuel Dock
Meetings Webpage Update ~ DPBA Board of Directors Meetings

March 29, 2013

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper March 29, 2013 Edition

March 28, 2013

The Log Newspaper ~ Lt. Michael Jansen Becomes OC's New Harbormaster

March 21, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

March 16, 2013

Keep America Fishing ~ Stop the Ban on Lead Fishing Tackle - Sign the Petition
The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper March 15, 2013 Edition

March 14, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

March 7, 2013

Community Notice - Festival of Whales ~ March 9th & 10th Events
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

March 5, 2013

USCG "PROCEEDINGS MAGAZINE" ~ USCG Proceedings (Magazine) Spring Issue 2013
Fred Hall Shows ~ Long Beach Show March 6 - 10 & San Diego Show March 21 - 24

March 1, 2013

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper March 1, 2013 Edition

February 28, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

February 22, 2013

Community Notice - Festival of Whales ~ 2013 Festival of Whales - March 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10th or Download .pdf flyer

February 21, 2013

The Log Newspaper Article ~ DP Boater Groups Plan Building Height Comments
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

February 16, 2013

GPS Alliance ~ Note from Jim Kirkland on the launch of the GPS Innovation Alliance
Keep America Fishing ~ Stop the Ban on Soft Baits - Sign the Petition

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper February 15, 2013 Edition

February 6, 2013

Weather Advisory ~ High Winds Expected February 7 - 9, 2013

February 1, 2013

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper February 1, 2013 Edition

January 30, 2013

Updated Community Notice ~ Notice of Story Poles in Dana Point Harbor or Download .PDF Flyer
Please be advised that story poles will be erected on January 31, 2013, to illustrate the heights and locations of the proposed Commercial Core Buildings and Dry Boat Storage Building.

January 24, 2013

Community Notice ~ Notice of Story Poles in Dana Point Harbor or Download .PDF Flyer
Please be advised that story poles will be erected on January 31, 2013, to illustrate the heights and locations of the proposed Commercial Core Buildings and Dry Boat Storage Building.

January 18, 2013

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper January 18, 2013 Edition

January 16, 2013

Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ USCG District 11 ~ Local Notice To Mariners 2013
Local Notice To Mariners Update ~ Light List Summary of Corrections Volume VI

January 14, 2013

Weather Advisory ~ High Winds Expected January 14 & 15, 2013

January 12, 2013

Community Notice ~ Congratulations To Dana Point Shipyard

January 9, 2013

Weather Advisory ~ High Surf and Winds Expected

January 5, 2013

The Log Newspaper ~ The Log Newspaper January 4, 2013 Edition

January 1, 2013

From the Officers, Directors and Advisors of The Dana Point Boaters Association we extend our best wishes to all of the many thousands of supporters, as well as all those who enjoy recreational boating at Dana Point Harbor. Wishing all a joyous and safe New Year!
Latest DPBA News: Your BOD held elections for Directors and Officers at our regular BOD meeting on December 10, 2012. The following Directors & Officers were elected for calendar year 2013. Please follow this link to our "About Us" webpage to see a list of your 2013 elected Officers.

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Digital News & Guides:
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(NEW)!
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(NEW)!
2017 Guide to Pacific Harbor
(NEW)!
2018 Boatyard Guide (NEW)!
Boater's Guide So. Cal.(SMBRF&DBW) (NEW)!

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ENDORSEMENTS

Mark Massara, Director
California Coastal Programs
Sierra Club
"Read Mark's
Endorsement"

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Coastwalk California
California Coastal Trail
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Endorsement"

FLOAT PLAN DOWNLOADS

This single full page float plan has all the information needed including a second page which has a boating emergency guide.

USCG ~ Float Plan (.pdf)

DBW ~ Float Plan (.pdf)