Coast Guard continues to search for missing fisherman south of Montauk, NY

Coast Guard continues to search for missing fisherman south of Montauk, NY
USCG File Photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard and local fishing community continue to search for a 55-year-old man who went missing from a fishing vessel 25 miles south of Montauk, New York, Monday afternoon. For the past 24 hours a number of Coast Guard units, as well as 10 fishing vessels, have searched units more than 4,000 square miles for the missing crewmember of the fishing vessel Miss Shauna. The...

Coast Guard searching for a missing fisherman south of Montauk, NY

Coast Guard searching for a missing fisherman south of Montauk, NY
USCG File Photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard is searching for a man that went missing from a fishing vessel 30 miles south of Montauk, New York, Monday afternoon. Missing is a 55-year old crewmember from the fishing vessel Miss Shauna. At approximately 4:30 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound were notified by VHF-Radio from Miss Shauna that the crewmember had not reported for...

Coast Guard assists 3 mariners on vessel taking on water

Coast Guard assists 3 mariners on vessel taking on water
USCG File Photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard assisted three mariners after their boat began taking on water in Moriches Bay, New York, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound received a report from Coast Guard Station Shinnecock stating one of their 29-foot Response Boat-Smalls (RB-S) was flagged down by a 21-foot vessel which was taking on water in Moriches Bay, New York. The...

Coast Guard seasonal Stations Scituate, Block Island, East Moriches to open for 2017 boating season

Coast Guard seasonal Stations Scituate, Block Island, East Moriches to open for 2017 boating season
USCG File Photo BOSTON — Seasonal Coast Guard Stations Scituate, Block Island and East Moriches are scheduled to open at the end of May and remain open through Labor Day. The stations’ crews will perform several missions including search and rescue, maritime law enforcement, and recreational boating safety. The stations are each equipped with 29-foot response boats and crews that are available...

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water near Shinnecock Inlet

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water near Shinnecock Inlet
USCG File Photo NEW YORK – Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Shinnecock assisted a 54-foot pleasure craft near Shinnecock Inlet, New York, Saturday. At 11:21 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center watchstanders received a call via VHF-radio from the 54-foot pleasure craft the Kristen Lynn, reporting they were taking on water near Shinnecock Inlet. Sector Long Island Sound command...

Coast Guard rescues two people in Hampton Bays, New York

Coast Guard rescues two people in Hampton Bays, New York
HAMPTON BAYS, N.Y. – The Coast Guard responded to two people in distress near the Ponquogue Bridge in Hampton Bays, New York, Thursday. At approximately 11:30 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center in New Haven, Conn., received a call from Southampton Police Department reporting two people in the water wearing life jackets in the vicinity of the Ponquogue Bridge...

Coast Guard Station Shinnecock boatcrew rescues two distressed boaters near Moriches Inlet

Coast Guard Station Shinnecock boatcrew rescues two distressed boaters near Moriches Inlet
HAMPTON BAYS, N.Y. — A Coast Guard Station Shinnecock rescue boatcrew rescued two boaters in distress near Moriches Inlet on Long Island, New York, Sunday. At approximately 1:00 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound’s Command Center (SLIS) received a distress call from a disabled 19-foot recreational vessel, advising that they have lost power, their anchor was not holding...

Coast Guard suspends search for paraglider reported missing near Peconic Bay, New York

Coast Guard suspends search for paraglider reported missing near Peconic Bay, New York
NEW YORK – Coast Guard rescue crews suspend their search for a paraglider reported missing near Peconic Bay, New York, today. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center were notified by South Hampton Dispatch of a paraglider reported missing near Robbins Island, New York, Sunday. Involved in the search were: googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Coast Guard searching for missing paraglider in Peconic Bay, NY

Coast Guard searching for missing paraglider in Peconic Bay, NY
BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews are searching for a missing paraglider near Robins Island, Southold, New York. At approximately 5:45 p.m. Sunday the Coast Guard was notified by South Hampton Dispatch of a missing paraglider. Coast Guard Station Shinnecock launched a 25-foot Response Boat Small crew to search. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast...