Coast Guard urges waterside concert goers to bring their lights

Coast Guard urges waterside concert goers to bring their lights
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Coast Guard Sector Buffalo is issuing a reminder Thursday to recreational boaters that they must understand the need to come prepared to concerts in the Buffalo Outer Harbor. The next concerts in the harbor are scheduled for Friday and Sunday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); “Too many people are showing up to waterside...

Coast Guard rescues 7 from sinking boat in Buffalo Outer Harbor

Coast Guard rescues 7 from sinking boat in Buffalo Outer Harbor
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard rescued seven people Tuesday night, taking them off of a boat taking on water in the Buffalo Outer Harbor. At about 9 p.m., a watchstander at Coast Guard Station Buffalo received a phone call from a 911 operator reporting seven people aboard a 21-foot vessel that had struck a reef while operating outside of the marked channel and was taking on water rapidly. The watchstander...

Coast Guard to conduct ice-breaking operations in Buffalo Outer Harbor, Southern Approach Channel

Coast Guard to conduct ice-breaking operations in Buffalo Outer Harbor, Southern Approach Channel
BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Coast Guard is advising Buffalo Outer Harbor area residents that ice-breaking operations are scheduled to be conducted in the area of Buffalo Outer Harbor and Southern Approach Channel to the Port of Buffalo, Sunday. These ice-breaking evolutions are to support the arrival and departure of the motor vessel Algoma Enterprise transiting to the Port of Buffalo in Lackawanna, N.Y.,...