Coast Guard conducts out of water inspection on NYC ferry

Coast Guard conducts out of water inspection on NYC ferry
NEW YORK — The Coast Guard completed an out of water inspection on the ferry Urban Journey, hull number H201, one of 10 New York City commuter ferries in the 200-series fleet on Wednesday. After completing a detailed inspection of the vessel’s hull, the Urban Journey was declared safe for continued passenger operations. Underwater hull inspections were conducted on all other vessels in the...

Coast Guard rescues 4 boaters near Keansburg, N.J.

Coast Guard rescues 4 boaters near Keansburg, N.J.
A Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook heavy weather boatcrew rescue foru men aboard a 22-foot vessel near Keansburg, New Jersey, November 19, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) NEW YORK — A Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook heavy weather boatcrew rescued four men who were stranded aboard a 22-foot vessel near Keansburg, New Jersey, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York received a report...

Coast Guard assists 3 disabled boaters near Sandy Hook Bay, NJ

Coast Guard assists 3 disabled boaters near Sandy Hook Bay, NJ
A Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook boatcrew assists three boaters who were stranded aboard an 18-foot vessel in Sandy Hook Bay, November 17, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) NEW YORK — A Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook boatcrew assisted three boaters who were stranded aboard an 18-foot vessel in Sandy Hook Bay, Friday. Operators at a commercial salvage and towing company, contacted watchstanders at...

Coast Guard concludes Albany session of Hudson River PAWSA Workshop

Coast Guard concludes Albany session of Hudson River PAWSA Workshop
Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Justin Kaczynski and Richard Stefanski discuss marine navigation concerns at the Hudson River Ports And Waterways Safety Assessment (PAWSA) workshop held in Albany, New York, Nov. 15, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Steve Strohmaier) ALBANY, N.Y. — The Coast Guard wrapped up the two-day Hudson River Ports and Waterways Safety Assessment Workshop...

2017 New York City Veterans Day Parade

2017 New York City Veterans Day Parade
Capt. Jason Tama, Sector New York deputy commander, and Master Chief Petty Officer Marcus Evans, Sector New York command master chief, participate in a wreath laying ceremony before the New York City Veterans Day Parade Nov. 11, 2017. With more than 40,000 participants, the New York City Veterans Day Parade is the largest Veterans Day event in the U.S. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class...

Coast Guard provides security during New York City Marathon

Coast Guard provides security during New York City Marathon
Coast Guard Police provide security at Sector New York during the start of the 2017 New York City Marathon on Staten Island, Nov. 5, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Steve Strohmaier) NEW YORK – The Coast Guard provided security and a starting point for the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon on Staten Island, New York, Sunday. Several Coast Guard units provided assistance...

Spouses to the rescue; Snacks on deck

Spouses to the rescue; Snacks on deck
NEW YORK – Lt. Justin Gear (left), Stephanie Parker (middle), and Cindi Smith (right) hold up the blue bags of care packages the New York Area Spouses Club put together for distribution, September 21, 2017.(U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Warrant Officer Allyson E.T. Conroy.) by Chief Warrant Officer Allyson Conroy New York – For the past seven decades New York City has played host to the country’s...

Remembering 16 years later

Remembering 16 years later
NEW YORK – Mr. Charles Blaich, the president of the New York Council of the Navy League, speaks to about 75 members of the Coast Guard, National Park Service and family on the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Warrant Officer Allyson Conroy. NEW YORK – Members from U.S. Coast Guard Sector New York, the National Parks Service and family...

Staten Island Street Renamed ‘U.S. Coast Guard Way’

Staten Island Street Renamed 'U.S. Coast Guard Way'
NEW YORK – Capt. Jason Tama, deputy commander Sector New York, stands with Frank Santarpia, senior advisor to the borough president, Ed Burke, deputy borough president, Linda Dianto, executive director National Lighthouse Museum, and Capt. Michael Day, commander Sector New York, as they hold a new street sign to be installed on Staten Island on Sept. 6, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer...