Coast Guard honors local man for heroic act in Atlantic City, NJ

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard presented the Gold Lifesaving Medal here Friday to a man who rescued two children from drowning July 4, 2011. Lou Rosso, from Egg Harbor Township, N.J., was presented the medal for his actions while at Atlantic City beach with his family last summer. Rosso witnessed two children screaming and waving approximately 100 yards from the beach. Rosso ran to the water...

Coast Guard to present Gold Lifesaving Medal to 70-year-old man in Atlantic City, NJ

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to present the Gold Lifesaving Medal on Friday to a man who rescued two children from drowning July 4, 2011. Rear Adm. William Lee, commander of the Coast Guard 5th District will present the medal at Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City. Lou Rosso witnessed two children screaming and waving approximately 100 yards from Atlantic City beach. Rosso...