Friday, April 10, 2020
Rama Setu

Rama Setu: A Mythical Bridge Spans the Ages in the Indian Ocean

   There remains an undeveloped area of the Asian subcontinent not yet populated by all-inclusive resorts or hotel chains.  Vacationers flying into Colombo, Sri Lanka...

A Salute from the Harbor at the P.O. Hoban Memorial Run

A crisp, sunny day along Shore Road Park in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn marked the 30th P.O. Hoban Memorial Run on September 16th,2018.   The third...

Leonard Bernstein’s Birthday Centennial: “On the Waterfront”

For you film buffs, the 1954 motion picture, "On The Waterfront" may be Leonard Bernstein's lone connection with life on the water or working with...
musical interpretation of the statue of liberty

Gabriel’s Musical Impression Upon Seeing the Statue Of Liberty

Gabriel's Musical Impression Upon Seeing the Statue Of Liberty My Chinese name is Deng Shengke.  My English name is Gabriel, and I am in JXUT...

Walt Whitman 200th Birthday Celebration

Event: Walt Whitman 200th Birthday Celebration Event Date: May 11th, 2019, 11:00am Location: Bay Ridge Pier, Brooklyn, N.Y. One hundred sixty three years ago, New York's...

Sound Waves Of Stephen Stills And Judy Collins To Fill New York Harbor

Tucked behind the Ferry Terminal and up the hill from Borough Hall in the Saint George district of Staten Island stands a gem of...
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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...

Fort Hamilton Gun Salute to 2018 Fleet Week Parade of Ships

Fleet Week officially started with the firing of the 11-gun salute as the USS Arlington approached the Verrazano Bridge. Brooklyn school children are regularly...

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Seen Over New York Harbor This Week

Earlier this week, a MH-60SS Knighthawk Helicopter flew over New York Harbor and landed on USNS Comfort's pad.  The Squadron known as the 'Nightdippers'...
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A Sandy Hook Pilot Delivers the USNS Comfort into New York Harbor

The Sandy Hook Pilot Dispatch office maintains a rotating chart of the approximately fifty seasoned captains.  Tim Ferrie had the turn and was assigned...

Unknown Humpback Beached on Far Rockaway and Buried Without Protocol Amid Covid-19 Concerns

In the midst of the arrival of the Navy Hospital ship, USNS Comfort, the New York Bight was loaded with ocean-going vessels of all...