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Week in the life of the Coast Guard 2014: Friday

Petty Officer 3rd Class Andrew Newton inspects a recently-cleaned .50 caliber machine gun aboard Cutter Beluga at Base Portsmouth, Va., Aug. 27, 2014. Beluga's crew was in port to prepare for an evening vessel escort. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nate Littlejohn.

Friday’s week in the life of the Coast Guard 2014 features a new response boat small in St. Petersburg, Florida, working in tight spaces at Station Seattle, gun inspections in Portsmouth, Va., local partnership training in Kodiak, Alaska and underway preparation on the Cutter Mako in Cape May, N.J.

Guardian of the Week – Happy Holidays

NEW CASTLE, NH – Members of Coast Guard Station Portsmouth Harbor decorate the Fort Point Lighthouse in New Castle, NH, with a wreath for the holidays, Tues., Dec. 8, 2009. The wreath, which endured 45-knot winds and 20-foot seas on its first night on the lighthouse, is to remind mariners to have a safe and

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itCG – rescue underway, public service awards, aviators honored, Coast Guard cities

Lt. Cmdr. Christopher Boes of Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach, talks with students from Oak Park High School about the commercial activities of the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach during a tour of the ports aboard a 41-foot Utility Boat from Station Los Angeles-Long Beach. The students are researching the effects of commerce on

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