Coast Guard Station Shinnecock to hold open house

SHINNECOCK, New York – Coast Guard Station Shinnecock, located in Hampton Bays, New York, will hold an open house on Saturday, July 17, 2010 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Coast Guard assists shark bite victim

SHINNECOCK, New York – A 20-year-old passenger aboard the Frank Joseph, a recreational fishing vessel, was fishing for blue shark approximately 25 miles south of Shinnecock Inlet, when he was bitten on his right bicep while attempting to remove a fishing hook from the mouth of a captured shark. A 25-foot rescue boat and crew from Coast Guard Station Shinnecock arrived on scene to assist, and...

Coast Guard Station Shinnecock rescues seaplane pilot near Hamptons

NEW YORK-The Coast Guard rescued the pilot of a seaplane that crashed after it reportedly struck a rock during landing in Peconic Bay near Shinnecock, Long Island, at around 1:30 p.m., June 17, 2010.