Saturday, July 4, 2020

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...

PIER 17 CONCERT: DIANA ROSS 9-30-18

 DIANA ROSS SET LIST PIER 17  9-30-2018   I'm Coming Out Play Video My World Is Empty Without You (The Supremes song) Play Video Baby Love (The Supremes song) Play Video Stop! In...
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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...
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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...

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There was a time when all things connected to the United Nations was taken seriously and the United States would be 'all hands on...
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THE ODDS ARE GOOD THE LION MANE JELLYFISH WILL APPEAR IN NEW YORK WATERS

Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the beach, another dangerous sea creature may be coming to an aquatic theater...
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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...