Wednesday, September 30, 2020

City Sail Preps for Virtual Classes on Teaching Children How to Sail

New York Harbor is the staging ground for youth development in the Jersey City community.   A 25 year old not for profit program has...

Memorial Day Thank You from New York Harbor to the Comfort Community

As we take a few minutes to reflect on this Memorial Day, it must remain in our hearts that Veterans must be included with...

AFTER 56 DAYS STUCK AT SEA, MOTHER AND SON MAY FINALLY BE COMING HOME

Erika Monet Butters' 'Melodies At Sea' may soon be a Covid-19 memory after 56 days, if all goes according to plan.  Erika and her...

AS SPRING ARRIVES, COVID-19 PANDEMIC CRIPPLES THE CRUISE SHIP INDUSTRY

PRELUDE As Spring arrives, New York Harbor marine terminals, ferry landings, and tour boats are closed tight.  Walking along the waterfront is a pastime that...

Music On The Water: From Manhattan to the Midnight Sun and Journeys Beyond

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFPWhRBJ6uM   In the summer of 2019, New York Harbor Channel traveled through the Norwegian Fjords on Holland America's Nieuw Statendam. The on-board chamber music ensemble was so...

Will We SEA 2020 Fashion Week Make Waves Next Year?

With 2020 Fashion Week quickly approaching, curiosity begins to set in with one looming question; what themes will inspire the designers this year as...
nyc marathon

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...

BARBARIC YAWP SUNG OUT AT THE BAY RIDGE PIER ON WHITMAN’S 200TH

As the month of May marks the 200th Birthday of Walt Whitman, New York Harbor Channel celebrated the poet's deep connection to the waters...

NO DEARTH OF MIRTH IN STATEN ISLAND AND BROOKLYN HOLIDAY LIGHTS

New York Holiday Celebrations Hey Harbor Holiday Revelers!  Have you already taken in the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree and the picture-book windows of Saks Fifth...

Latest Articles

RUTH BADER GINSBURG’S LIKENESS TO FACE OFF WITH NEW YORK HARBOR’S OTHER LADY OF...

With the unfortunate passing of the legendary Ruth Bader Ginsburg, what better way to honor her than having a tribute statue of her in the Brooklyn Bridge Park? Here's where we need YOUR HELP! Comments below and tell us which option you would like to see the statue in. For more information go to : www.NewYorkHarborChannel.com

THE SUCCESSFUL RUNNING OF THE 2020 LIBERTY CUP REGATTA

Covid-19 Emptied the Waters of New York Harbor in 2020 Today's ninth annual Liberty Cup event saw twenty one boats compete in a feisty End...

The Brooklyn Bards Bound Beyond Time-Honored Celtic Tunes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fHeBSPKUuNo When not building custom made guitars at the Fodera factory in Industry City, Joe Mayer can be found weaving a path between a...