Coast Guard launches massive search for missing Nantucket man

Boston, MA – Four Coast Guard boats, two cutters and a helicopter are searching the waters between Hyannis, Mass., and Nantucket for a 36-year-old man who was last seen at the helm of his boat around 9:15 p.m., Wednesday.

Video – Coast Guardsmen visit Nantucket nursing facility for Valentine’s Day

NANTUCKET, Mass. – Coast Guard men and women from Station Brant Point visited with residents of the Nantucket nursing facility Our Island Home for Valentine’s Day Friday, Feb. 13, 2009.

Disabled boat gets a jump-start from the Coast Guard

BOSTON- Coast Guard crews assisted a 25-foot pleasure craft today after the boat’s battery died about 35 miles east of Chatham, Mass. Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England received a report from Coast Guard Station Brant Point stating the Taberah’s battery had died and the crew needed help to make it back to port. While the sector was gathering additional information from the operator, they...