Cutter Frank Drew: ATON of fun

Story and photos by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki The first thing I learned upon getting underway with Coast Guard Cutter Frank Drew is that it is impossible to wheel a large rolling backpack up a ship’s metal brow […]


Through icy winter, Coast Guard crews keep goods on the move

Imagine the roads you drive on froze, were rearranged and the guidelines you use to steer on were no longer where they should be. After this year’s cold snap in the Philadelphia area, that’s precisely the predicament mariners found themselves […]


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 […]