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The Drunk Guy, the Stolen Skiff, the Ferry Terminal & the Illusion of Security

Last Thursday evening, a man described as being extremely drunk, stole a skiff in Bayonne, NJ, and drove it across New York harbor to Staten Island. He docked the boat in a slip at the St. George Staten Island Ferry … Continue reading

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Decommissioned Staten Island Ferry Herbert H. Lehman Sinks in Hudson River

The Staten Island ferry Herbert H. Lehman was decommissioned in 2007 and put up for sale last year on EBay for $500,000.  The 297′ foot Kennedy class ferry boat apparently sprang a leak on Friday at her berth in Newburg, N.Y. … Continue reading

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Staten Island Ferry Crash this Morning – 37 injured

37 Injured in Staten Island Ferry Crash Dozens of people were hurt when a Staten Island Ferry crashed into a dock at the St. George terminal on Staten Island about 9:30 a.m. Saturday, the authorities said.  The ferry was the … Continue reading

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