Coast Guard opens Block Island station for the summer boating season

BLOCK ISLAND, R.I. — Coast Guard Station Block Island officially opened for the summer boating season, Friday, May 28, 2010. From Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, Station Block Island, under the parent command of Station Point Judith, will have a boat and crew ready to respond for emergency calls 24 hours a day. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Missing Connecticut boater found safe

BOSTON – Jim Floroski, the Connecticut boater reported overdue by friends Sunday morning, has been located safe today on Point Judith Pond, R.I.

Coast Guard to search through night for overdue boater

BOSTON – A Coast Guard cutter crew intends to search throughout tonight for the overdue Connecticut boater Jim Floroski.

Coast Guard searching for possible overdue boater

BOSTON – Coast Guard crews are searching for a man reported overdue today in Point Judith, R.I.

Coast Guard responds to vessel taking on water

BOSTON -A Coast Guard rescue crew responded to a 37-foot pleasure craft taking on water about two miles off Montauk Point, Montauk, N.Y., at 12:45 p.m. today.