Coast Guard escorts fishing vessel Sao Jacinto to New Bedford Harbor

BOSTON – A Coast Guard 47-foot Motor Life Boat from Station Menemsha on Martha’s Vineyard is escorting a 69-foot New Bedford, Mass.-based scalloper back to its home port Wednesday after it was pulled off rocks on Brenton Reef near Newport, R.I.

Coast Guard rescues four after New Bedford fishing vessel runs aground

BOSTON – The Coast Guard rescued four people from a New Bedford-based fishing vessel that ran aground on Brenton Reef, near Castle Hill, R.I., Wednesday.