Guest blog by Vincent Pica
Chief of Staff, First District, Southern Region (D1SR)
United States Coast Guard Auxiliary
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Editor's note: with the freak winter storm that hit the Northeast this Halloween weekend, we thought it was a good idea to remind you about the importance of life jackets, especially in cold water boating. This article from Vin Pica covers life jacket laws and the basics. Check it out...As you've seen, we've written a fair number of times about how life-jackets save lives, such as yours. But the state of New York upped the ante recently - and it was well over-do...