Ed Westfall, the lighthouse program manager for the U.S. Coast Guard’s Fifth District, based in Portsmouth. White Lodging is taking over the Lighthouse Restaurant, the destination eatery in Cedar Lake shown here. That being said, we have some faves. Is it the manager’s meeting? Help preserve this vital resource. “It’s a joke,” Carman said, chuckling in disbelief. “Standoff: Navy Says No Lighthouse — No Comment.” New York businessman and owner Phil Carlucci has spent about $300,000 restoring the …     Virginian-Pilot. Lighthouse Management, LLC is a licensed MGA representing Lighthouse Property Insurance Corporation, an admitted property and casualty insurance company authorized to write in Florida, Louisiana, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Texas. Your call.”. Various versions carry little embellishments. Many Northwest Indiana natives leave the Region to find success — as entrepreneurs, musicians, athletes, academics and actors. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The restaurant on Cedar Lake has private dining facilities for baby showers, retirement parties and other special events, and a seasonal patio for lakefront dining in the summer. “Fun?” Bobby Sager says, repeating my question. The U.S. Navy’s take on this crazy bit of faxlore is contained in the following 1996 newspaper article: The source of that story, which the Navy swears is untrue, is not known. He can be reached at, the government had auctioned it off in 2014. But who owns the thing? Who should be in charge of the agenda? If you know any local business legends, now is the time to speak out. A columnist in the Montreal Gazette said it happened last fall off the coast of Newfoundland. Nobody knows for sure. “Restaurants are one of our competitive strengths. Americans: “Please divert your course 15 degrees to the North to avoid a collision.”, Canadians: “Recommend you divert YOUR course 15 degrees to the South to avoid a collision.”, Americans: “This is the captain of a US Navy ship. Cats have a reputation for disobeying their owners — why would they start listening now? The Dalai Lama, Sting, and Bobby Sager at Sager’s home in Boston in 2012. No changes are immediately planned in the operation of the restaurant. Westfall said he, too, had heard the story for years, but he had a different understanding of its origin. I say again, divert YOUR course.”, Canadians: “No, I say again, you divert YOUR course.”, Americans: “THIS IS THE AIRCRAFT CARRIER USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN, THE SECOND LARGEST SHIP IN THE UNITED STATES’ ATLANTIC FLEET. A tale of the self-important aircraft carrier captain getting his well-earned comeuppance at the hands of a plain-speaking lighthouse has been making the rounds on the Internet since early 1996. Most write-ups purport to be transcripts of a 1995 conversation between a ship and a lighthouse as documented by Chief of Naval Operations: ACTUAL transcript of a US naval ship with Canadian authorities off the coast of Newfoundland in October, 1995. Be selfish. The US General Services Administration put the lighthouse up for auction in 2014. Kevin Wensing, an Atlantic Fleet spokesman in Norfolk. Like 30 to 40 years ago, that old.”. They just repeat it. Sri Lanka. It’s a joke that has been floating around for at least 10 years, and maybe 30 to 40 years. Please subscribe to keep reading. White Lodging is acquiring the restaurant from Dean White's Whiteco Industries. Enjoy more articles by logging in or creating a free account. “Unfortunately, some of them don’t check it out. Rwanda. Ford Reiche paid $283,000 for Halfway Rock, a former Coast Guard lighthouse 4 miles off Harpswell, and he is undertaking a … White Lodging is taking over the Lighthouse Restaurant in Cedar Lake, a destination fine dining eatery with a sweeping view of the lake, after the death of billionaire Dean White. “It was kind of redundant.’’. He and his wife pulled their two children out of school and traveled the world. Or any other time, said Cmdr. We’re all here for such a short time. Don’t you know I’ve got the right of way?”, “This ain’t no blinkin’ ship, guv’nor. Go help someone.’’. Copeland, Lewis and Faye. His globetrotting children, now 25 and 22, have learned this important lesson: “Poor people are happy with almost anything.” Rich people? Follow him on Twitter @FarragherTom. In 2000, he’d had enough. David L. Ryan/Globe Staff/File/Globe Staff, What kind of a guy buys a lighthouse? White Lodging is retaining the staff, will honor all gift cards and won't change any already scheduled private events. Thomas Farragher is a Globe columnist. Even older, a one-panel 1931 cartoon that appeared in the Canadian newspaper The Drumheller Review (but listing The Humorist of London, England, as its source) displayed two men arguing through megaphones, one standing on the bridge of a ship, the other on the exterior walkway of a lighthouse, above this bit of dialogue: Skipper: Where are you going with your blinking ship? “The only reason I ever wanted to make money was to be able to make choices. The Missouri is a retired battleship. Since 1791, when Portland Head Light became the first lighthouse completed in the new United States of America, our coastal sentinels have been synonymous with Maine’s landscape and its character, monuments to ruggedness, ingenuity, and respect for the natural world. One of the many dishes available at the Lighthouse Restaurant in Cedar Lake is shown here. Earlier, the same network’s “Car Talk” program aired the tale. Nepal. Along the way, he’s fostered micro-lending in Third World countries, befriended the Dalai Lama (“A great sense of humor”), sat with Nelson Mandela and Mother Teresa, and replaced the ragtag soccer balls used by African children with brand-new indestructible yellow ones. Let’s talk about something more serious, more substantial, suggested Sager, 62, sporting a gray T-shirt, dark slacks, and stocking feet. Silva, Mark. Brazil. An aircraft carrier unknowingly attempted to bully a lighthouse into moving out of its way. He studied economics at Brandeis and has a master’s degree in management from Yale. I DEMAND THAT YOU CHANGE YOUR COURSE 15 DEGREES NORTH. “We know how much the patrons love this restaurant, and it’s our desire not to mess with what works, but rather, to continue building on the legacy, and where appropriate, enhance their experience.". The Other: “This isn’t a blinking ship. The last one was automated 10 years ago, said Lt. j.g. White Lodging is taking over the Lighthouse Restaurant in Cedar Lake, a destination fine dining eatery with a sweeping view of the lake, after the death of billionaire Dean White. ... “I don’t do charity. This week the story was repeated by The New York Times News Service, quoting a Canadian newspaper. What kind of a guy buys a lighthouse? In the past it involved a battleship. Brown's Chicken and Pasta closed its last remaining Indiana location in Highland last year, but now the boss has come to town. Not only does the Navy disclaim it, but the anecdote appears in a 1992 collection of jokes and tall tales. Using internal emails, sworn testimony, and other documents, Snopes was able to break down exactly how the Public Interest Legal Foundation (PILF) worked to "generate, create, organize and weaponize" misleading narratives.     Baltimore Sun. Asimov Laughs Again. A version that arrived via e-mail in Norfolk from the U.S. Air Force Academy identified it as the “aircraft carrier Missouri.” There is no such carrier. With a weekly newsletter looking back at local history. Australia. We'll give them this: "Operation Snopes-Piercer" isn't the worst name we've heard for a smear campaign. 13 March 2008. In two debates, U.S. President Donald Trump mistakenly conflated a remark made by Joe Biden with one made by Hillary Clinton. “I’m not doing this because I was touched by an angel, or because I feel guilty about making too much money,’’ he said. A brand of on-the-ground and up-close philanthropy that assesses needs and then fashions programs to meet them. “It’s a totally bogus story, but over the last four months we’ve gotten at least 12, maybe 18 calls from different media sources trying to confirm that,” said Cmdr. Who really owns a 1 on 1 meeting? November 1987   (p. 81). “Pulling Rank.” He can be reached at thomas.farragher@globe.com. The company doesn't plan to change popular dishes, like Midwestern corn-fed prime beef steaks, Florida red grouper, fresh Atlantic salmon, macadamia crusted walleye and yellow lake perch. “It was like, “We’ve heard this story and we’re pretty sure that it’s without basis … And their reaction was, ‘What? Jerry Seinfeld’s sitcom, originally titled “The Seinfeld Chronicles,” had been on the air for about a year when he first performed at Merrillv…, Two of the most iconic Region landmarks, the Star Plaza Theatre and the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza, will be torn down next year to make room…. I only help people who help themselves.’’, He’s courted controversy, once sending a supportive email to a top adviser of Syria’s dictator before candidly acknowledging “I was certainly wrong.’’. News reports identified the hard drive's source as a computer repair shop owner in Delaware. Asimov, Isaac. In an alternate future, it was located in a chunk of the Earth's crust held together with Gravitonium. It’s a lighthouse!”. New York: HarperCollins, 1992. He died at the age of 93 in September. I was in the signals intelligence business where you listen to the people talk and so on. It clings to Navy lore like that old captain from “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.” And, like Coleridge’s haunted captain, the Navy is having a real tough time getting this albatross off its neck. '” The Old Cape Henry Lighthouse was built after the American Revolution, and was the first federally funded one in the new nation. In the near distance, like a stony sentinel a mile off Cohasset, Minot’s Ledge Light rises out of the Atlantic, beaming its famous sequence – one flash (pause), four flashes (pause), three flashes (pause) – charmingly decoded as “I love you.’’.

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