Flying Santa delivers holiday cheer, gifts to Coast Guard families

Flying Santa delivers holiday cheer, gifts to Coast Guard families
Coast Guard members from Civil Engineering Unit Providence and their family members attend a Friends of Flying Santa event at Warwick Lighthouse, R.I., Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Andrew Barresi) By Petty Officer 3rd Class Andrew Barresi Children of all ages dart back and forth on the lawns surrounding the historic Warwick Lighthouse, in Rhode Island on...

Coast Guard to present certificate of appreciation to Flying Santa veteran Saturday

PORTSMOUTH, N. H. — The Flying Santa event for Maine and New Hampshire is now scheduled for Saturday, December 18, 2010 after two weather-related postponements. Capt. James McPherson, commander of U.S. Coast Guard Sector Northern New England, will present a Coast Guard Certificate of Appreciation to 20-year Flying Santa veteran Brian Tague, during the Flying Santa’s stop at Coast Guard Station...

Friends of Flying Santa to deliver presents along the New England coast

BOSTON — Friends of Flying Santa, which is in its 80th year, will be completing its final flight of 2009, Saturday, Dec. 12, as they deliver presents to Coast Guard units along the New England coast.