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  1. Coast Guard Foundation announces 2016 Pacific Area Awards DinnerRead the original story

    Tuesday | Boating Industry

    ... of drafting maritime cyber security regulations. Admiral Michel is a 1985 graduate of the United States Coast Guard Academy and holds a law degree from the University of Miami School of Law. Earlier this year he became the first four-star vice ...

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  2. Service Members, Veteran Earn Appointments as White House FellowsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Five service members and a veteran of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are among 16 men and women appointed to the 2016-2017 class of White House Fellows, the President's Commission on White House Fellowships announced today. The Fellows come from diverse backgrounds, varied professions, and have demonstrated a strong commitment to public service and leadership, officials said in a statement announcing the appointments.

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  3. The class of 2020 Coast Guard AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Kate Ashbey, of Waterford, a member of the United States Coast Guard Academy class of 2020, receives her cadet shoulder boards during a ceremony at the academy in New London, Conn., Monday, August 15, 2016. The ceremony formally welcomes the class into the corps of cadets following their 7-week "Swab Summer" indoctrination.

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  4. Overcoming lifea s little obstaclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Members of the Yankee-2 Company and their training cadre encourage swab Sarah Smith across the parallel bars at the start of the obstacle course exercise as the United States Coast Guard Academy Class of 2020, known as swabs, undergo their "sea trials" on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016. The daylong series of challenges tests the strength, skills, training and knowledge of the swabs as the last step in their 7-week Swab Summer training.

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  5. Connecticut primary marked by lack of statewide racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: HARTFORD - It was a mixed showing for incumbent Connecticut legislators, with several withstanding intra-party challenges Tuesday night while one veteran Democrat from New London lost to a political newcomer. Rep. Ernest Hewett, first elected to the House of Representatives in 2005, was defeated by Chris Soto, a U.S. Coast Guard Academy graduate and founder of a nonprofit organization that helps guide low-income and first-generation college students.

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  6. Soto defeats Hewett by wide margin in New LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Chris Soto celebrates with supporters at his campaign headquarters in New London after winning the Democratic primary in the 39th House District over incumbent Rep. Ernest Hewett on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016. New London - Chris Soto soundly defeated longtime incumbent state Rep. Ernest Hewett Tuesday in a hard-fought Democratic primary in the 39th state House District.

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  7. The Latest: Incumbent New London lawmaker loses primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | The Hastings Tribune

    Hewett, who has served in the Connecticut House of Representatives since 2005, was defeated Tuesday by Chris Soto, a U.S. Coast Guard Academy graduate and founder of a nonprofit group called Higher Edge.

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  8. Incumbents facing challenges in Connecticut primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | KRON 4

    Registered Democrats and Republicans will find some familiar names on the ballot in Tuesday's primary, with the bulk of the legislative primaries involving challenges of incumbent state lawmakers. Of the dozen General Assembly primaries scheduled across the state, 10 involve incumbents from both parties.

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  9. Long Island Sound dump plans puts NY, Connecticut at oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | The Brownsville Herald

    Environmentalists and elected officials in New York are rekindling a long-running dispute with Connecticut over dumping what critics say is potentially harmful silt from dredging projects into Long Island Sound, the massive waterway that separates the states. The fight centers on the Environmental Protection Agency's proposal that would permit additional disposal of dredge materials at several sites in the Sound for the next 30 years.

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  10. The timing of the U.S. payment to IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Anniston Star

    President Barack Obama waves to the crowd as he proceeds to the stage past saluting cadets at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy's 134th Commencement on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in New London, Conn. President Barack Obama waves to the crowd as he proceeds to the stage past saluting cadets at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy's 134th Commencement on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in New London, Conn.

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  11. US Coast Guard Barque Eagle Sails to New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Marine News

    The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle sailed into New York City, Thursday, as part of a voyage commemorating 70-years since the original journey from northern Germany to New York. The historic Eagle the only active commissioned sailing vessel in the U.S. armed services was constructed in 1936 and was acquired from Germany as a war reparation following World War II.

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  12. People Movers 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Tugster

    ... important announcement, Dr. Richard Zuczek, Deputy Department Chair and Resident Historian United States Coast Guard Academy , will speak THIS Thursday-August 4 at 6 pm, aboard Nantucket Lightship, docked at the northern edge of Brooklyn Bridge ...

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  13. Leading Democrats split in Hewett-Soto primary raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Chris Soto, left, and state Rep. Ernest Hewett participate in a debate at the Science and Technology Magnet High School in New London, Wednesday, July 20, 2016. They will face off in a Democratic primary for District 39 on Aug. 9. New London - The veteran lawmaker who preceded Ernest Hewett in the 39th District House seat is endorsing another Democrat, Chris Soto, not the incumbent, in an Aug. 9 primary that could potentially decide the winner of the Nov. 8 race.

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  14. In New London, supporting a voice for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: In seeking re-election, state Rep. Ernest Hewett of the 39th District is facing an unusual challenge from within the Democratic Party in the Aug. 9 primary. Hewett seems miffed that Chris Soto would challenge him for the job in the House of Representatives, rather than dutifully awaiting his turn until Hewett decides to step aside.

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  15. Swab run in New LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Swabs jog down Bank Street in New London during the United States Coast Guard Academy Class of 2020 New London Run Saturday, July 30, 2016. Earlier the academy swabs spent time at Fort Trumbull and the museum to learn its history and that the academy was at one time located at the fort before they went on the 1.3-mile run to the Parade in downtown New London, where Rear Admiral James Rendon, superintendent of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, held a ceremony to present the 312 members of the Class of 2020 to Mayor Michael Passero and the city of New London.

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  16. In New London, a vote for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | The Day

    In seeking re-election, state Rep. Ernest Hewett of the 39th District is facing an unusual challenge from within the Democratic Party in the Aug. 9 primary. Hewett seems miffed that Chris Soto would challenge him for the job in the House of Representatives, rather than dutifully awaiting his turn until Hewett decides to step aside.

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  17. On Our Island: Nonprofit highlights of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Long Island Business News

    2 Nearly 250 people took part in Long Island University's 90th Anniversary Gala, including Daniel Serota, Cherie Serota, Lisa Land and Brian Land. 3 Thomas Buonaiuto, honoree of the Long Island Museum's Golf Tournament, accepted a plaque from Neil Watson.

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  18. Keeping Coast Guard Band where it belongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: On Tuesday came the news that the Coast Guard had decided not to move the Coast Guard Band to Washington D.C. from its only home for its 91-year existence, New London. This newspaper remains perplexed why Coast Guard leadership ever pursued this potential move.

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  19. BMT to Lead Repower for Historic USCG EagleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Marine News

    The U.S. Coast Guard barque Eagle sails in the Atlantic Ocean on Thursday, July 30, 2015. BMT Designers & Planners, a subsidiary of BMT Group, an international maritime design, engineering and risk management consultancy, is leading the effort to repower the historic U.S. Coast Guard training barque, EAGLE.

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  20. Sunnyvale: Three candidates will compete for vacant city council seat in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | The Sunnyvale Sun

    The sudden and surprising resignation of Sunnyvale City Councilman David Whittum in April has forced the city to hold a special election less than three months before the November general election. Three men will vie for the empty council seat on Aug. 16. The candidates in the running for seat 4 are Larry Klein, Stephen Williams and John Cordes.

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