Coast Guard to recognize 2 jet-boat operators for saving woman’s life at Niagara Whirlpool

YOUNGSTOWN, N.Y. — The U.S. Coast Guard is scheduled to formally recognize the captain and crewmember of a Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours boat at 9 a.m. on Tuesday at Coast Guard Station Niagara in Youngstown for saving a woman from drowning in the Lower Niagara River in July. Personnel from Coast Guard Sector Buffalo, N.Y., will present Corey Ziraldo, the boat’s captain, and Brittany Thompson, the...