Passengers Evacuated After NYC Ferry Strikes 'Submerged Object' Near Pier 11Authorities say the ferry 'Zelinsky' became disabled after hitting the object between Pier 9 and Pier 11 almost immediately after departing for the Rockaways around 5:15 p.m.
Zelda, Resident Wild Turkey Of Battery Park, Dies After Being Hit By CarZelda, the famous wild turkey who called Battery Park her home for 11 years, has died, according to a published report.
NTSB: Crew Had No Time To Warn Passengers In Seastreak Ferry CrashThe ferry was carrying 326 passengers from Atlantic Highlands, N.J. before it crashed into Pier 11 on Jan. 9, injuring 85 people.
NTSB Continues Investigation Into Seastreak Ferry CrashAn underwater survey of the vessel revealed damage to the port propeller and a more complete hull survey will be conducted when the vessel is hauled from the water for repairs, the NTSB said.
Full Seastreak Ferry Service To Resume MondayThe Seastreak ferry service was set to resume regular service Monday, five days after one of its boats crashed into a Lower Manhattan Pier – leaving some 74 people injured.
NTSB Investigation Into Seastreak Ferry Accident Under Way"Right now we're just trying to collect, gather the factual information and the perishable evidence that can go away with the passage of time," NTSB's Robert L. Sumwalt said. "We will be going over that boat with a fine tooth comb."
Dozens And Dozens Injured After Ferry Bangs Into Dock In Lower ManhattanInvestigators believed Wednesday evening that mechanical failure caused the crash involving the Seastreak Wall Street catamaran.
Getting Ferry Passengers To Hospitals Is Harder In Post-Sandy New York CityGetting the injured to the hospital after the Seastreak Wall Street ferry crash Wednesday was not as easy as it would have been before Superstorm Sandy hit Lower Manhattan last October.
East River Ferry Ridership Strong After Initial Free PeriodAfter two weeks of free rides, East River Ferry officials say their new service from Brooklyn and Queens to Manhattan continues to exceed expectations.
NY Waterway Bringing New Ferry Service To East RiverA new commuting option is coming for anyone tired of the East River bridges, tunnels, and subways.