Wednesday, February 28, 2024

HOW THE UNITED STATES CELEBRATED INTERNATIONAL HYDROGRAPHY DAY

There was a time when all things connected to the United Nations was taken seriously and the United States would be 'all hands on...
Lady recites poetry in celebration of Walt Whitman's 200th Birthday alongside New York Harbor.

Retrospective: A Close to the Year of Walt Whitman’s Birthday Bicentennial

A Thank You to Walt Whitman Before 2019 comes to its close, we thought admirers of Walt Whitman would like to listen to the speakers...
RETURN THE ECO DOCK TO THE BAY RIDGE PIER

PETITION TO RETURN THE ECO-DOCK TO THE BAY RIDGE PIER

It has only been two to three years since the Eco-Dock was a small but darling little appendage to the Bay Ridge Pier.  Supervised...

NYHC GEARS UP FOR SPRINGTIME SERIES OF GATHERINGS AT THE 69TH STREET PIER IN...

This Spring will offer a variety of marine-related events hosted by New York Harbor Channel at the 69th Street Pier in Bay Ridge Brooklyn. Dates...
Sydney Opera House

BROOKLYN MUSIC: LOCAL BAND TIED TO ‘HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA DAY’

In honor of History of Australia Day, The Brooklyn Bards share their folk rendition of "The Shores of Botany Bay" which is located in Sydney Australia.

Bands, Spectators, and Sailors Shout Out to Fleet Week

Country bands, rock groups, and doo-wop acts were in abundance at the 2018 Staten Island Fleet Week Music Festival.  The organizers put together three...

Doing Good Sunday – Sailors And Seniors Helping Jersey City Homeless During Corona Times

“Life’s most urgent question: What are you doing for others?” –Martin Luther King Jr.  The global pandemic crisis took a toll on many of us....
VETERAN'S DAY 2019 new york harbor

VETERANS DAY AND THE DPAA

As New York City gears up for the annual Veteran's Day Parade down 5th Avenue, venues around the world are honoring the U.S. Veterans...

NYHC SPEARHEADS PETITION FOR BROOKLYN TO S.I. FERRY

The New York Harbor Channel has organized efforts to secure time-sensitive ferry service from the 69th Street Pier in Bay Ridge Brooklyn to the...

America Strong Flies Over A Wounded New York City

Thousands of New Yorkers peered out their windows, ran to their backyards, opened their front doors or some brave souls even went to the...

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Whale deaths and offshore wind farms; a connection?

  Our position: We’re not yet sure there’s a link.  Correlation does not have to = causation. We're aware of these towers going up in near...

Shark Research in the New York Bight with Dr. Craig O’Connell

Dr. Craig O’Connell is the co-founder and executive director of O’Seas Conservation Foundation, Inc based in Montauk.  Dr. O’Connell's nonprofit foundation focus's on researching different species of sharks through camera studies, bycatch reduction technologies, and underwater video surveillance.

‘Sing The Bay Fantastic’ Janie Meneely Songbook Now Available

Janie Meneely, a songwriter, wrote a poem some years back on Grandma Polly, a true story from the Radcliffe clan, and Senator from Maryland describing their feisty relative. Apparently, Grandma Polly was upset when she found out the British commandeered the family merchant vessel and took her husband with it.