The Coast Guard is an extended family and the communities surrounding our units are part of this family. As we celebrate 222 years of service to the Nation this Saturday, we reached out to Newburyport, Mass., one of 14 official Coast Guard cities. Below Mayor Donna D. Holaday shares her thoughts on the Coast Guard and our rich history with her community.
Time and again we have seen tragedy bring communities together as families. Earlier this week, tragedy struck our service when Coast Guard helicopter 6535 went down in Mobile Bay. In keeping with what makes America the greatest country in the [...]