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People’s Choice – Photo Contest, Round 8

2010 Photo Contest

It’s week eight, the final set of photos, for the Coast Guard Photo Contest People’s Choice award! Over the past two months, we’ve highlighted 40 photos out of the more than 600 photos submitted for this year’s Coast Guard Photo Contest. It is time to pick your favorites from these 40 images and vote for

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People’s Choice – Photo Contest, Round 7

2010 Photo Contest

It’s week seven of the Coast Guard Photo Contest People’s Choice award. Every Monday for the past seven weeks we have unveiled another batch of photos as we count down the top 40 of the more than 600 photos submitted. To vote, just click on the picture(s) below that you like and post a positive

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People’s Choice – Photo Contest, Round 6

2010 Photo Contest

It’s week six of the People’s Choice award for this year’s Coast Guard Photo Contest. Every Monday, we are unveiling another batch of photos as we count down the top 40 of the more than 600 photos submitted. Below is the next set of photos… To vote, just click on the picture(s) below that you

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People’s Choice – Photo Contest, Round 5

2010 Photo Contest

We are entering week five of the People’s Choice award for this year’s Coast Guard Photo Contest. Every Monday, we are unveiling another batch of photos as we count down the top 40 of the more than 600 photos submitted. Below is the next set of photos… To vote, just click on the picture(s) below

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People’s Choice – Photo Contest, Round 4

2010 Photo Contest

We are half way through our list of 40 nominations for this year’s Coast Guard Photo Contest People’s Choice award. Below is the next set of photos taking you behind the scenes and into the daily lives of your Coast Guard men and women… To vote, just click on the picture(s) below that you like

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People’s Choice – Photo Contest, Round 2

2010 Photo Contest

Last week we announced the People’s Choice award for this year’s Coast Guard Photo Contest and posted the first set of photos for your consideration. Every Monday for eight weeks, we will unveil another batch of photos as we count down the top 40 of the more than 600 photos submitted. To vote, just click on

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Coast Guard announces 2009 photo contest winners …

Following on the heels of the first-ever People’s Choice photo contest, the official 2009 Coast Guard photo contest winners have been announced. The judges met last month to review the nearly 800 photos submitted from across the Coast Guard family. And, the winners are …  First Place: MK1 Jamie Parsons Instructors, crew and students of

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Social Media Links on USCG Homepage

Last night, we officially launched a social media tab on www.uscg.mil which links to the service’s social media sites.  The tab includes links to the Compass, iCommandant, the Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard’s blog and the Department of Homeland Security’s blog as well as provides links to the latest posts on these sites. 

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People’s Choice – Coast Guard Photo Contest, Round 6

We are entering week six of the People’s Choice award for this year’s Coast Guard Photo Contest. You can view all the photos featured on the blog on the Coast Guard Flickr account under a set called “People’s Choice 2010.” Each embedded photo also links back to the Flickr set. In week eight, we will

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Field Notes: What is the HSTFSE?

The following account comes from Lieutenant Commander Christopher O’Neil, chief of media relations at Coast Guard headquarters and currently assigned as Public Affairs Officer for Homeland Security Task Force Southeast (HSTFSE). As the task force continues its work supporting United States government Haiti relief operations, we will share LCDR O’Neil’s field notes with you as

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