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Fisherman Rescued By U.S. Coast Guard After 8-Hour Search

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a missing fisherman Wednesday afternoon, about 43 miles off the coast of Long Island.

07/24/2013

Sen. Charles Schumer Calls For Repair Work On Jones Beach Light Tower, Jetty (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Schumer Says Sandy Damage At Jones Inlet Creating Dangerous Conditions For Boaters

Sen. Charles Schumer is calling for quick repair work on a navigational light and jetty that were destroyed by Superstorm Sandy at the Jones Inlet.

07/08/2013

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Coast Guard Steps Up Patrols For The Season’s Busiest Boating Holiday

On Thursday the Kings Point, Long Island Coast Guard hit the water and started making stops early and often. They spent the day making sure everyone on the water obeyed federal laws, checked boating equipments, flares, fire extinguishers, and life jackets.

07/04/2013

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Coast Guard Suspends Search For Man Missing Off Coney Island

According to police, a man dressed in all black entered the water around 6:30 p.m. on Saturday and was last seen going under.

03/17/2013

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One Dead Following Boat Collision Off Of Long Branch, NJ

Coast Guard officials say personnel aboard the larger craft reported the collision and bought the two men aboard their vessel. They then headed into the Shark River and met crews from Coast Guard Station Shark River, who escorted them to shore.

12/08/2012

Waves break in front of a destroyed roller coaster wrecked by Superstorm Sandy on October 31, 2012 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NJ Roller Coaster Knocked Off Pier By Sandy Could Be Great Tourist Attraction

Seaside Heights Mayor Bill Akers said that officials have not made a final decision on whether to tear down the coaster.

11/22/2012

Cars wait in line for fuel at a Gulf gas station on November 1, 2012 in Fort Lee, New Jersey. (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Officials Working To Bring Gas To Tri-State As Residents Struggle To Find Fuel

Speaking at a news conference Friday morning, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo acknowledged that there is a shortage of fuel, but said “there is no reason to panic.”

11/02/2012

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6 People Rescued After Boat Capsizes South Of Rockaway Beach

The Coast Guard’s New York Command Center received a Mayday call at 10:45 a.m. on Saturday that six people were in the water after their vessel capsized.

09/22/2012

Russell Crowe with Coast Guard petty officers Robert Swieciki, left, and Thomas Watson on Sunday Sept. 2, 2012 (Credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

Actor Russell Crowe Rescued By Coast Guard Off Long Island

The Coast Guard rescued a famous actor over the weekend. At first the Coast Guard officers said they did not know who they were rescuing off of Huntington Bay on Long Island, but soon they realized it was actor Russell Crowe.

09/03/2012

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Coast Guard Rescues Boaters After Collision In Sandy Hook Bay

The Coast Guard says two people were pulled from Sandy Hook Bay after two boats collided on the water, causing one of the vessels to capsize.

09/02/2012

Emergency vehicles at the site of a search for missing boater in the Long Island Sound on Aug. 19, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Coast Guard: Body Found In Sunken Boat In L.I. Sound

The Coast Guard said they received a distress call at about 2:30 p.m. Sunday that the vessel named Priceless had struck Pulpit Rock and sank with 10 people aboard.

08/20/2012

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Rhode Island Woman Missing Following Boating Accident On Long Island Sound

Dangerous tide and current conditions have caused rescuers to suspend a search in the Long Island Sound waters near Fishers Island for a woman who disappeared when the boat she was aboard sank.

08/19/2012

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Body Of Missing Boater Found In East Rockaway Inlet

Stanislaw Nawrocki, 57, of Ridgewood, Queens, was fishing with his friend (pictured) in an inflatable motor boat Thursday when he somehow fell into the water, the Coast Guard said.

08/10/2012

Coast Guard Among Those Searching For Missing Man In East Rockaway Inlet

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound Command Center at 203-468-4401.

08/09/2012

Evana Roth speaks at a news conference on Aug. 3, 2012/Inset: Raymond Roth (credit: 1010 WINS' Juliet Papa/Inset via LinkedIn.com)

Wife Of Missing Jones Beach Swimmer Found in Fla.: Husband ‘Emptied Out My Accounts’

At a news conference Friday, Evana Roth said she was planning her husband Raymond Roth’s funeral when she stumbled across a suspicious chain of emails between Roth and his son, allegedly detailing plans for Roth to fake his own death and disappear.

08/03/2012

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