New England Coast Guard District enlisted person of the year meets with Commander-in-Chief in Boston

Petty Officer 1st Class Peter Thurston. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Matthew Belson Story and photo by Petty Officer Matthew Belson   There is the boss, and then there is the Boss. Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Peter Thurston had a chance to meet his Commander-in-Chief, Tuesday, March 8 when President Barack Obama visited Massachusetts and spoke at the Tech Boston School. var...

Coast Guard searches for person in the water off Gloucester

USCG file photoBOSTON- The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water 46 miles east of Gloucester, Mass., Oct. 30, 2010. Coast Guard Sector Boston received a report from the fishing vessel Miss Lyndsey II that one of their crewmen was missing, after he was witnessed falling overboard. Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod launched a HH-60 rescue helicopter at 8:36 a.m. The helicopter is on scene...