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Waves kick-up and splash Christina Wilkes (mid-right) and Georgina Corbett (right) during a sailing lesson in Bristol harbor  on Monday evening.  Photos by Rich Dionne

Women trade ‘mother’ ship for sailing experience

Women trade ‘mother’ ship for sailing experience

As a southerly wind whipped a good 12 miles per hour across Bristol Harbor, a dozen women gathered on the deck at Bristol Yacht Club Monday evening discussed how to decelerate their vessel when the force of Mother Nature had other ideas and other finer points of sailing. It’s a typical Monday for the women,

Bristol Marine Preisdent Andy Tyska addresses the Bristol Zoning Board Monday night regarding the marina's proposed expansion, which the board approved.

Bristol Marine expansion wins Zoning, neighbor approval

Bristol Marine can move forward with its planned expansion after the Bristol Zoning Board unanimously approved a special use permit for the marina project Monday night. Marina President Andy Tyska plans to add 200 feet, about doubling the length of his current dock, and add 18 boat slips, bringing the total number of slips to