For the safety of ports, ships, and facilities

By Petty Officer 2nd Class David R. Marin After WWII came to American soil, the Port of Baltimore was selected as one of the ports to build emergency cargo ships, or Liberty ships as they later became known. On Feb. […]


Coast Guard Cutter Taney hosts Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony

Post written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Matt Masaschi Cool winds whipped across the deck of the Coast Guard Cutter Taney as it sat moored along Pier 5 in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor on the morning of Dec. 7, 2013. As […]


Coast Guard cutter crew volunteers for school’s Spring Fling day in Rockville, Md.

Post written by PA2 Jonathan Lindberg A small group of Coast Guardsmen from the Coast Guard Cutter James Rankin, homeported at the Coast Guard Yard in Baltimore, recently spent a day volunteering their time at the Kennedy Krieger Institute’s Montgomery […]


A group of children take part in the 4th Annual Nate Bruckenthal Memorial Run.

Coast Guard Yard hosts 4th annual Nate Bruckenthal Memorial Run

Post and photos by Petty Officer 3rd Class Matthew Masaschi. Participants took part in the 4th annual Nate Bruckenthal Memorial Run held at the Coast Guard Yard in Curtis Bay, Md., April 21. The 5 kilometer run began as a […]


A magnet is charged by the prototype magnet recondition system created by Petty Officer 2nd Class Justin Lawrence.

Coast Guardsman uses ingenuity to boost efficiency

Post written by Pety Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Lindberg. The Coast Guard uses many devices to execute their mission to assist mariners in identifying dangerous waters during fair and foul weather conditions. The FA-232 foghorn is one of these devices. […]


Coast Guard modernizes Fort McHenry aid to navigation range lights

  Post written by Chief Warrant Officer Christopher Runt As our country’s bicentennial quickly approaches, cities around the United States and Canada are preparing for a two-year celebration of the pivotal events in our nation’s history. Baltimore is one of […]


Coast Guard Cutter James Rankin crew participates in 2011 Coast Guard Yard Kid’s Camp

Post and photos by Petty Officer 2nd Class Brandyn Hill Participants of the 2011 Coast Guard Yard Kid’s Camp went underway with the Coast Guard Cutter James Rankin, a 175-foot inland buoy tender, Thursday along the Curtis Creek in Baltimore […]


Baltimore Coast Guard, law enforcement agencies conclude tactical training course

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