Comments for: Verona Island sailor returns to Maine after 5,000-mile journey ‘for fun’

Posted April 11, 2014, at 11:50 a.m.

CASTINE | Frederick “Butch” Minson sailed his 28-foot Lindenberg racing boat, Cats Paw, into Castine harbor on Wednesday after a nearly six-month journey to the west coast of Florida and back that covered 5,000 miles. There were no bands playing. The dock he had hoped to use hasn’t been …

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles