Monday, May 17, 2021
Verrazano Bridge before the corrected spelling

New York Signs On To The Two Z’s of Giovanni da Verrazzano

This week, the Metropolitan Transit Authority of New York (MTA) changed the first of nineteen old traffic signs.   The replacement signs will include one...

Join the Coney Island Polar Bear Club New Years Day Plunge!

https://youtu.be/QRzxA2Mb7Lo Countdown to the New Years Day Coney Island Polar Bear Swim The countdown begins to the start of 2020; with that comes the annual New...
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49TH RUNNING OF THE NYC MARATHON SET FOR NOVEMBER 3RD, 2019

The 49th Annual NYC Marathon The traditional morning of the first Sunday in November will once again have thousands of running shoes pounding the roadways...
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...
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VETERAN’S DAY AND THE DPAA 2019

Every year, on the 11th minute of the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of the year, fallen U.S. soldiers are remembered during Veteran's Day. 
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...

Harbor National Parks Remain Open Despite Federal Gov’t Shutdown.

Governor Andrew Cuomo has provided New York State funds to ensure park employees are paid to keep Ellis Island and Liberty Island...
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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...
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45TH NYC MARATHON RUNNERS ENTER BROOKLYN OVER NY HARBOR

Let the photos speak for themselves...  

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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.

THE STORMING OF THE CAPITOL RESULTED IN OUR NATIONAL ANTHEM

Thirty One Days of Terror, with the British Invasion of Chesapeake Bay lead Francis Scott Key to create our National anthem.