Coast Guard Station Ocean City to kick off National Safe Boating Week Saturday at West Ocean City Boat Ramp

Coast Guard Station Ocean City to kick off National Safe Boating Week Saturday at West Ocean City Boat Ramp
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard, Coast Guard Auxiliary and Maryland Natural Resource Police are scheduled to kick off National Safe Boating Week at the West Ocean City Boat Ramp Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat from Coast Guard Station Ocean City will be available for public tours. The Coast Guard Auxiliary is scheduled to perform vessel safety inspections and provide safe boating...

The Most Important Resolutions are the Toughest

The Most Important Resolutions are the Toughest
Story by Petty Officer 2nd Class David R. Marin It’s that time of year again. A time to reflect on what happened the previous year and what to improve on in the upcoming one. It’s a time to start over with a clean slate and to improve for the future. There are all types of resolutions. Some are about getting healthier, some are about learning more and others are about doing more to help others....

Coast Guard Station Curtis Bay assists unconscious boater off Fort Smallwood Park

Coast Guard Station Curtis Bay assists unconscious boater off Fort Smallwood Park
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and Maryland Natural Resource Police assisted two boaters Tuesday after one of the boaters lost consciousness near Fort Smallwood Park. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Curtis Bay received a call from a good Samaritan aboard the recreational boat Brilliance at approximately 5:45 p.m., relaying a message from a boater that the operator was unconscious aboard a 25-foot...