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 calls off search after missing boater sends email to his family

BOSTON – The Coast Guard called off a search for a missing man aboard his sail boat Aflora today after it was confirmed the boater sent an email at 10:15 p.m. Sunday to his family that he is safe and unhurt.

Disabled fishing boat towed to safety

BOSTON – The New York-based fishing vessel Gabby G is safely moored in Point Judith, R.I., today after two Coast Guard units towed it back to port.

Coast Guard rescues crewman burned by acid

NARRAGANSETT, R.I. – A Rhode Island-based Coast Guard crew brought a tug engineer to shore early today after he was burned by battery acid. Thomas Zurawel was aboard the tug Jill Reinauer about two miles south of Point Judith when battery acid splashed onto his face and into his eyes.

Coast Guard saves four in winter storm

BOSTON – The Coast Guard rescued four people aboard a storm-ravaged sailboat Friday, about 7 miles south of Block Island, R.I.

Fishermen safe after boat capsizes east of Block Island

BOSTON – Three fishermen are safe after their boat capsized two miles east of Block Island, R.I., today forcing them into 55-degree water.

Coast Guard ends search for missing person near Narragansett

BOSTON – Coast Guard crews ended their search today for a person who went missing on Sunday near Narragansett, R.I. A Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, Mass., the 110-foot Coast Guard Cutter Tybee from Woods Hole, Mass., and boat crews from Coast Guard Station Castle Hill, Station Point Judith and the Department of Environmental Management searched for about 24 hours...