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Maritime Publishing Acquires The Log Newspaper

San Diego, CA (June 12, 2023) – Maritime Publishing of San Diego, CA, announced today that it has acquired The Log Newspaper from Newport Beach-based Duncan McIntosh Co, Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

According to Dave Abrams, CEO of Maritime Institute, the parent company of Maritime Publishing, “The Log is an iconic publication that has served the Southern California boating and fishing community for more than 52 years. I am honored to be able to carry on this legacy and look forward to growing the reach of this great newspaper in the decades ahead.”

Current employees of The Log will continue with the paper and will work with Maritime Publishing’s other publications, which include Ocean Navigator, Professional Mariner, Pacific Maritime Magazine and Fisherman’s News.

About Maritime Publishing

Maritime Publishing is a publisher of trade publications for the Marine Industry. Formed in 2020, Maritime Publishing is a division of Maritime Institute, the largest privately held provider of maritime training in the United States. For more information, visit and or contact Dave Abrams, CEO at 619-263-1638.

About The Log

The Log Newspaper has been California boaters’ top source for in-depth local boating and fishing news since 1971. Nowhere else will you find The Log’s exclusive coverage of the latest boating issues, breaking news, upcoming events of interest to mariners and new legislation affecting California boaters. The Log also lists more boats for sale than any other classifiedsection in Southern California. Included with each edition of The Log is FishRap, the leader in California fishing news. 3980 Sherman Street, Ste. 100, San Diego, CA 92110

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