WTIC1080

Coast Guard

File photo of people rafting in a river. (Photo by DANIEL GARCIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Searching River Area For Missing Rafter

Police have been searching for a woman who went missing after falling out of a raft on the Farmington River early Saturday.

06/15/2013

(Petty Officer 1st Class Brandyn Hill/Coast Guard Photo)

New London Coast Guard Crew Renovates School In St. Maarten

More than 40 crew members aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Eagle helped make strides in a St. Maarten community May 25 when they participated in a renovation effort at a local school.

06/03/2013

Coast Guard Commencement CropWide

Biden To Speak At Coast Guard Academy Commencement

Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to give the keynote address at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy graduation in New London in May.

03/29/2013

(Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Hurricane Swimmer Found Dead On Beach

During heavy surf and high winds yesterday, authorities said Brian Bakunas got into the water near a pier in Milford.

10/30/2012

A man stands on the beach as heavy surf from Hurricane Sandy pound the shoreline. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Searching For Missing Conn. Swimmer

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a swimmer who went missing in Milford.

10/29/2012

The Nautical Mile shows the effects of Hurricane Sandy as high tide and winds flood the strrets on Oct. 29, 2012 in Freeport, N.Y. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Resident Warns People Will Be ‘Fighting In The Streets’ For Gas, Food In Sandy Wake

Gaining strength and threatening 50 million people, Hurricane Sandy chugged north Monday, raking ghost-town cities along the Northeast corridor with rain and wind gusts. Subways and schools were closed, the floor of the New York Stock Exchange was deserted, and thousands fled inland.

10/29/2012

File photo of a plane carrying a banner. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Plane Towing Marriage Proposal Crashes; Pilot OK

A pilot was rescued off Rhode Island’s Block Island after being forced to ditch a small plane that was towing a banner with a marriage proposal, and his 8-year-old son helped rescuers track his location.

07/24/2012

(STR/AFP/GettyImages)

Boat Capsizes In Stamford

A firefighter from New Rochelle, N.Y. is presumed dead after slamming a boat into a breakwater in Stamford Harbor.

07/23/2012

Two Vessels Overturn In Choppy Waters Of Sound; Three People Rescued

Three people in two boats were thrown into Long Island Sound Sunday when their boats capsized off Groton.

06/03/2012

Coast Guard Commencement G Jon Moreno

Academy Grad Was Rescued By The Coast Guard When He Was Six

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.

05/14/2012

more

previous