Three people in two boats were thrown into Long Island Sound Sunday when their boats capsized off Groton.
A Haitian Refugee rescued by the Coast Guard 18 years ago graduates from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London this week. Orlando Morel will serve on a cutter out of Florida whose mission will include migrant interdiction in the very waters where he himself was rescued.
Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano is planning to address graduating cadets next week at the Coast Guard Academy’s commencement ceremony.
The Coast Guard barque Eagle, whose home port is New London, is due to arrive in New Orleans on schedule Tuesday, for the Bicentennial Commemoration of the War of 1812, despite mechanical problems during its trip.
The Coast Guard’s tall ship Eagle is heading home to Connecticut after spending four months being repaired in Baltimore.
The Coast Guard says it has rescued a woman who fell overboard off New London and apparently separated her shoulder.
The Coast Guard says it has rescued five people from a boat that was sinking in Long Island Sound.
A 34-year-old man has died after he and a boy walking along a sandbar were swept away by a tide at Silver Sands Beach.
Members of the Class of 2015 were sworn in Monday and started their seven-week “swab summer.”
The historic Coast Guard cutter Eagle has started its return trip to North America as part of its 75th anniversary voyage.