Coast Guard honors Fire Island Ferries crew for July rescue

Coast Guard honors Fire Island Ferries crew for July rescue
Capt. Eva Van Camp presents the Fire Island Ferries Fireball crew with a public service award, Aug. 25, 2020 in Bay Shore, New York, for their rescue efforts.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Cory J. Mendenhall) NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The Coast Guard presented a Public Service Award to the crew of the Fireball, a Fire Island Ferries ferry, on Tuesday in Bay Shore, New York. Capt....

Coast Guard recognizes Cross Sound Ferry crew for heroic rescue

Coast Guard recognizes Cross Sound Ferry crew for heroic rescue
Capt. Eva Van Camp, commander of Sector Long Island Sound, presents a Coast Guard Certificate of Merit to Cross Sound Ferry Cape Henlopen crew in New London, Connecticut, August 14, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony J. Pappaly) NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The Coast Guard presented a Public Service Award to the Cross Sound Ferry Cape Henlopen crew in New London, Connecticut,...

Coast Guard to honor local heroes

Coast Guard to honor local heroes
RIVERHEAD, N.Y. – The Coast Guard is scheduled to present Public Service Awards to the crews of the ferry vessel J.J. CALLIS, the Orient Fire Department, public safety dispatchers from Southold Police Department, and a Plum Island paramedic in a ceremony at the Riverhead Fire Department on Tuesday, May 1. The honorees will be recognized for their successful efforts in rescuing three fishermen in...