Howard Beach, NY. A partially sunken yacht on Hawtree Creek proves an eyesore for Howard Beach residents. Since the owner cannot be located and the boat poses no hazard to navigation, the local yacht club cannot request funds to remove it.10/07/2015 Photo by: Kimberly Avalos, NYCity News Service

Howard Beach, NY.
A partially sunken yacht on Hawtree Creek proves an eyesore for Howard Beach residents. Since the owner cannot be located and the boat poses no hazard to navigation, the local yacht club cannot request funds to remove it.10/07/2015
Photo by: Kimberly Avalos, NYCity News Service

This photo was posted to the NYCity News Service photo wire on Dec. 8, 2015.