Coast Guard Training Center Cape May to hold change of command

CAPE MAY, N.J. – Rear Adm. Cari B. Thomas will be relieved by Capt. William Kelly, as the commanding officer of U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May during a military change of command ceremony scheduled for Wednesday June 23, 2010 at 7 p.m., on the training center’s parade field.

Community invited to attend Training Center Cape May sunset parades

CAPE MAY, N.J. – Coast Guard Training Center Cape May will hold four sunset parade ceremonies this summer to introduce the community to the Coast Guard’s newest Guardians. The first parade will be held on Sunday, May 30, 2010 on the training center’s parade field.

Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous Visits New York

NEW YORK – Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous will be stopping at historic Pier 17 at the South Street Seaport and will be open to the public for guided tours Saturday and Sunday, March 27 and 28, from noon to 4 p.m.

Coast Guard launches new recruit training program

Story and Photos by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Lindberg Cape May, NJ – Fast paced steps echo down the halls. The noise of recruits sounding off as they file through the doors to Munro Hall is drowned out by company commanders barking orders at them. The nervous recruits march in step up to the second deck and swiftly make their way to the squad bay. The sights, sounds and experiences of...

Coast Guard to reconvene Lady Mary hearing

CAPE MAY, N.J. – A Marine Board of Investigation into the sinking of the fishing vessel Lady Mary is scheduled to reconvene a public formal hearing beginning November 2 at Coast Guard Training Center Cape May at 1 p.m. in the Oceanside building.

Coast Guard Cutter Dependable to hold decal ceremony

CAPE MAY, N.J. – A ceremony is scheduled aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Dependable to honor the ship and its crew at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Coast Guard Training Center Cape May in Cape May, N.J.

Station 59: Protecting those who guard America

by Petty Officer 3rd Class Crystalynn A. Kneen The inside of the polished red and silver fire truck was sweltering. Sweat dripped from each undaunted face as the firemen simultaneously put head-sets on. The thick cushion of their suits and the bulk of their rubber boots seemed too much to bear from the heat of the blazing sun beating down on them through the windows, but it was a training evolution....

Fishing boat recovers remains of Lady Mary crewman near Cape May, N.J.

CAPE MAY, N.J. – A fishing boat recovered the remains of a Lady Mary crew member in their fishing nets Wednesday 60 miles off the coast of Cape May, N.J.

Training Center Cape May invites public to attend sunset parades

CAPE MAY, N.J. – Coast Guard Training Center Cape May will hold four sunset parades here this year to introduce the community to the Coast Guard’s newest Guardians in training. The first ceremony will be held on May 24, 2009 at 7:43 p.m.