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Rosie the Right Whale

Hi there! My name is Rosie. Do you know what I love to do? If you said swimming in the ocean, you’re right! Every year I travel from the north to the south and back again. It’s what I do. […]


Leader Of Leaders

Leader of Leaders

By Chief Petty Officer Nick Ameen The military is known for developing leaders. An effective leader knows the benefit in creating leaders out of those who follow. The men and women of the Coast Guard are introduced to these principles […]


Pope Francis blesses a baby as he arrives at Independence Hall in Philadelphia, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Nick Ameen

Protecting the Pope, Protecting the People

Story by Chief Petty Officer Nick Ameen When the Vatican announced Pope Francis would visit Philadelphia as part of a three-city tour of the United States, the men and women of Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay began making preparations for […]


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, […]


An EPIRB is shown attached to a Coast Guard small boat.

Before your boat starts leakin’, register your beacon

Summer will be here soon and what better way to enjoy the great weather than on the water? A prepared boater should have all the proper safety equipment aboard, including life jackets, visual and audio distress signals, navigation lights, a […]


EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. - Senior Airman Cathleen Barton, member of the 177th Fighter Air Wing New Jersey Air National Guard, conducts her motorcycle safety course at Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, N.J., June 8, 2011.   This is Barton's first time taking the course. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Crystalynn A. Kneen.

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 […]