Palm Beach Council News Clips

Abe - History - & More! Monthly Luncheon - Marriott BISTRO

The Palm Beach Council held their  monthly social on Abraham Lincoln's birthday, at the BISTRO restaurant in the Marriott WPB Hotel.


Fantastic Key West Weekend Coast Guard Commissions USCGC William Trump & Coast Guardsman Jerry Nelinson Turns 90 - January 23-35, 2015

A robust contingent of 16 Palm Beach Council members convened for a 3-day series of events both patriotic and fun in Key West!

The Coast Guard commissioned it’s 12th new Fast Response Cutter USCGC WILLIAM TRUMP (WPC-1111) under cloudy skies and 30-kt winds at Coast Guard Station Key West.


Station XO Zack Hornby Commissioned as Chief Warrant Officer - January 23, 2015

Palm Beach Council friend and Station Executive Officer Zack Hornby was promoted from the already lofty position of Chief Boatswain Mate to that of Chief Warrant Officer on Jan 23, 2015.


Sandpiper's Cove Luncheon, Guest Speaker: Rick Kaiser UDT-SEAL Museum - January 14, 2015

Over 60 Palm Beach Council Navy Leaguers turned out for a fun and delicious lunch
at the beautiful Sandpiper’s Cove Restaurant in North Palm Beach.

We were joined by honored guests Rick Kaiser and Ken Corona; both retired Navy SEALs and now Executive Director and Ass’t Director of the National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum and Memorial in Fort Pierce.


Change of Command Sea Cadets - Palm Beach Division

Palm Beach Division of Sea Cadets held a Change of Command ceremony at Berean Christian School on Dec 20th.


Guardian of the Quarter Award USCG Station Lake Worth Inlet - December 13, 2014

Just as the Coast Guard stands ready to serve the Nation, we in the PB Council / NL stand ready to serve the CG and the Sea Services.


Sandpiper's Cove Luncheon North Palm Beach - November 12, 2014

Over 40 Palm Beach Council Navy Leaguers turned out for a fun and delicious lunch and were treated to a solid presence from our local U.S. Coast Guard personnel.


Navy Birthday Dinner Sailfish Club - Palm Beach - October 11, 2014

Palm Beach Council Navy Leaguers hosted local Navy and Military Youth Groups for a Navy Birthday celebration at the beautiful Sailfish Club in Palm Beach on Saturday,October 11th.

Council President Frank Drennan invited his former Navy colleague, Rear Admiral Chaz Richard, as keynote speaker; and Admiral Richard proved to be a popular speaker and storyteller. He is Commander Submarine Group TEN in Kings Bay, GA, homeport of all Atlantic Fleet Ballistic Missile and Guided Missile Submarines.


Young Marines Bootcamp Graduation - October 8, 2014

On Wednesday evening the Young Marines of the Palm Beaches mustered for their weekly program, and Ken Lee attended to represent our Palm Beach Council.


Cocktails at Taboo....Welcome Back!

We had an outstanding turnout of over 50 for our traditional season-starting cocktail reception at Taboo Restaurant in Palm Beach.


COAST GUARD Events CO Luncheon at TIKI & Change of Command - June 20, 2014

Several council members hosted the out-going and in-coming USCG Station Lake Worth Inlet commanding officers for lunch at TIKI Riviera Beach Marina on June 18th.


USMC(R) 4th ANGLICO Change of Command - June 19, 2014

In a crisp ceremony held at the WPB Navy/Marine Reserve Center, our council friend LtCol Todd Peery was relieved by Major Andrew Kelley as commanding officer and Inspector Instructor of the 4th Air/Naval Gunfire Liaison Company (or 4th ANGLICO as we know it.)


Council VP Phil Dunmire Honored for Public Service - June 17, 2014

Phil Dunmire, our current VP for Membership, was recently honored for his distinguished service as National President of the Navy League.


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