Coast Guard, local authorities assist vessel taking on water near Romer Shoal, N.J.

Coast Guard, local authorities assist vessel taking on water near Romer Shoal, N.J.
A Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook rescue crew and FDNY crew assist five mariners after their boat began taking on water near Romer Shoal, New Jersey, June 15, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo courtesy of Petty Officer 1st Class Thomas Frantz) NEW YORK — The Coast Guard and local authorities assisted five mariners after their boat began taking on water near Romer Shoal, New Jersey, Thursday afternoon. At...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Glen Cove, New York

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Glen Cove, New York
Coast Guard Cutter Sitkinak file photo NEW YORK ­– The Coast Guard suspended their search at approximately 12:30 p.m., Sunday for a missing boater near Glen Cove, N.Y. The missing boater is Ralph Fletcher. Coast Guard assets searched 225 square nautical miles for approximately 24 hours for Mr. Fletcher. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York Command Center were notified by the Sands Point...

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Glen Cove, New York

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Glen Cove, New York
Coast Guard Cutter Sitkinak file photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for a boater that went missing near Glen Cove, N.Y., Saturday afternoon. Missing is Ralph Fletcher, a man in his 50s. At approximately 7:30 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York were notified of a grounded 21-foot boat with a number of personal items aboard including the owner’s cell...

Coast Guard assists 2 mariners aboard grounded sailboat

Coast Guard assists 2 mariners aboard grounded sailboat
U.S. Coast Guard Station Kings Point crew members hold on to a grounded 43-foot white sailing vessel with two people aboard near Glen Cove Marina, Sunday, May 21, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) NEW YORK — A Coast Guard boatcrew assisted two mariners aboard a grounded sailboat in vicinity of the Glen Cove Marina in Glen Cove, New York, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York received...

Coast Guard assists 4 mariners on vessel taking on water

Coast Guard assists 4 mariners on vessel taking on water
Crew members from Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook, in Sandy Hook, New Jersey, dewater a 42-foot vessel near the tip of Sandy Hook, Saturday, May 20, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo courtesy of Station Sandy Hook) NEW YORK — The Coast Guard assisted four mariners after their boat began taking on water near Sandy Hook, New Jersey, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York received a report...

Coast Guard establishes new regulated navigation area in East River

Coast Guard establishes new regulated navigation area in East River
NEW YORK – U.S. Coast Guard Sector New York has established a new regulated navigation area along the East River between the Brooklyn and Williamsburg Bridges, Wednesday, where previously a safety zone was in effect. The Coast Guard continues to work with Con Edison and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation in response to the Brooklyn dielectric oil spill. A new regulated...

Coast Guard rescues kayaker near George Washington Bridge

Coast Guard rescues kayaker near George Washington Bridge
USCG File Photo NEW YORK – A Coast Guard Cutter Albacore boatcrew rescued a kayaker in the vicinity of the George Washington Bridge, New York, Tuesday afternoon. At around­­­­­­ 4:30 p.m., watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector New York command center received report of a possible person in the water in the vicinity of the George Washington Bridge from the New York Police Department. The...

Grounded tug refloated near Catskill, New York

Grounded tug refloated near Catskill, New York
NEW YORK – Barge aground on the Hudson River near Catskill, New York, Tuesday, April 4, 2017.U.S. Coast Guard photo. NEW YORK – A barge that ran aground Tuesday morning, near Catskill, New York, refloated with the tide later that evening. After visual inspections, the tug, Meredith Reinauer, continued its journey northward in the pre-dawn hours Wednesday morning and arrived in Albany at approximately...

Coast Guard Responds to Barge Aground near Catskill, New York

Coast Guard Responds to Barge Aground near Catskill, New York
NEW YORK – Barge aground on the Hudson River near Catskill, New York, Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Coast Guard photo. NEW YORK – The Coast Guard is responding to the grounding of a barge on the Hudson River near Catskill, New York, Tuesday. At approximately 8:30 a.m., a northbound tug, the Meredith Reinauer, was pushing the barge when it ran aground on the west side of the Hudson River. There...