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Updates of efforts to bring relief and reconstruction to Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands

Updates of efforts to bring relief and reconstruction to Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands   The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Venturous, a 210-foot medium-endurance cutter homeported in St. Petersburg, Florida, arrives to deliver aid near the port

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WINNERS CIRCLE – Happy Kindle Paperwhite & Fire winners –

WINNERS CIRCLE The winner of the Panama 1914 Review Fire was Fredrick B. of Protection, Kansas. Fredrick is a two-time winner, proving that it pays to stay glued to my reader group for notices of new books, special features such

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First pass from passengers on Harmony of The Seas is that they wish they had taken a pass

From The Telegraph Overflowing urinals, uncovered drains and muddy carpets’ – Harmony of the Seas cruise liner is a ‘building site’, claim irate passengers ‘Overflowing urinals, uncovered drains and muddy carpets’ – Harmony of the Seas cruise liner is a

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D-Day Veteran Smokey Holcomb Gives First Person Account of Landings on Omaha Beach

  The following is an interview I conducted with Smokey Holcomb, a Navy veteran who witnessed the D-Day invasion. By Ken Rossignol THE CHESAPEAKE TODAY LEXINGTON PARK — Rastus “Smokey” Holcomb served on the USS Arkansas and participated in 13

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Panama 1914 – book trailer, narrated by J.D. Rowlett

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Paperwhite Giveaway notes 104th anniversary of Titanic just 8 weeks after Anthem nearly rolled over with 6,000 souls on board

It’s time to thank the Good Lord. We all have a lot to give thanks for and especially those souls who were on the recent foolish voyage of the Royal Caribbean Anthem of the Seas which came very close to

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Ships should not sail into the path of a storm; especially one with thousands of lives on board

 From GCaptain: The U.S. Coast Guard says it will inspect the storm-damaged Royal Caribbean cruise ship Anthem of the Seas upon its scheduled return to New York Harbor Wednesday evening following a nightmare cruise into a hurricane force storm off Cape

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Titanic Survivors: William Thompson Sloper boarded lifeboat number seven

‘A likely story’ William Thompson Sloper boarded lifeboat number 7 By Ken Rossignol The story of the survival of William Thompson Sloper who lived when the Titanic sank began when Dorothy Gibson insisted that the 28-year-old stockbroker from New Brittain,

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The Three Pirates – book trailer

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Carnival Corporation to Launch Four New Ships in 2016

To meet rising demand for cruise vacations — one of the fastest growing segments of the vacation industry — four of company’s 10 brands will add new ships in 2016 New ships underscore the world’s largest travel and leisure company’s

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