Adam Gibson stands beside his 20-foot Sea Ray fishing boat at his home in Townsend, Delaware.

A forgiving lesson in boating safety

Story and photo by PA3 Peter Hoey After concluding a routine fishing venture June 3, 2014, Adam Gibson headed toward Port Mahon, Delaware. As he steered his 20-foot Sea Ray boat, which he has owned for the past five years, […]


Part-time Coast Guardsman, full-time lifesaver

Part-time Coast Guardsman, full-time lifesaver

  Post written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cynthia Oldham and Petty Officer 1st Class Nick Ameen Coast Guard reservists are required to serve one weekend a month and two weeks a year. One New Jersey-based reservist is devoted to […]


Catching waves: Through treacherous weather and breaking surf, Coast Guardsmen earn distinction

   Post written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cynthia Oldham   Petty Officer 1st Class James Corbisiero, a boatswain’s mate aboard Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light, N.J., was relaxing after work when his cell phone rang. Unexpectedly, on the other […]


Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, NJ celebrates Halloween

Post and photos by Public Affairs Detachment Atlantic City. Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, N.J., celebrated Halloween with its annual Haunted Hanger Oct. 28, 2011. The Haunted Hanger is open to all active duty and dependants, William J. Hughes […]


Coast Guard posthumously awards author at lifesaving station

Post written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Crystalynn A. Kneen. The Coast Guard presented two awards to Dorothy Wilkinson posthumously honoring her husband, William Wilkinson, during a small ceremony at the Ocean City, N.J., lifesaving station. Retired Vice Adm. James […]


Coast Guard helicopter lands at Pentagon

Post written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Crystalynn A. Kneen. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, N.J., in conjunction with their National Capital Region mission, transported the United States Northern Command‘s commander to the Pentagon in […]


Coast Guard Aids to Navigation Team Cape May volunteers in the community

Photos and post by Petty Officer 2nd Class Crystalynn A. Kneen.  Since Coast Guard members live and work in the community, it is important for them to volunteer and help any way they can. One block from Coast Guard […]


2011 is the Year of the Coast Guard Family

Post written by Lt. j.g. Michelle Casillo. Coast Guard Training Center in Cape May, N.J., is celebrating the “Year of the Coast Guard family.” We are dedicated to improving the quality of life for our Coast Guard members and military […]


Coast Guard teaches members motorcycle safety in NJ

Post and photos by Petty Officer 2nd Class Crystalynn A. Kneen According to Coast Guard policy, it is required for active duty members to take a motorcycle safety course before riding a motorcycle on or off duty. Members of Coast […]


Coast Guard members participate in triathlon for veterans in NJ

Post written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Crystalynn A. Kneen.  Coast Guard members from Air Station Atlantic City, N.J., participated in an event for our veterans in Sea Isle City, N.J., this past weekend. Tri-For-our-Veterans IV Triathlon, in memory of […]


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