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Rutgers' 2013 spring game uniforms honor Hurricane Sandy victims

SB Nation: Rutgers. Rutgers will wear special uniforms in their spring game to show they still remember the victims of Hurricane Sandy, which caused 37 fatalities in New Jersey while causing an estimated $30 billion in damage.  Share on Facebook ·  Tweet post ...
N.Y. Federal Judge Dismisses Insurer's Hurricane Sandy Subrogation Action

- 6 days ago @ harrismartin.com: NEW YORK — A New York federal judge has dismissed an insurer's claims against a freight forwarder seeking contribution for more than $75,000 in cargo damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, finding they are not factually supported. In a Sept. 16 order ...

Hurricane Sandy created wave of homeless children, data show

- 5 days ago @ nj.com: TRENTON — The devastation of Hurricane Sandy in October 2012 contributed to a record number of homeless children in New Jersey that academic year, with nearly 8,700 students temporarily living in shelters, motels, or doubling up with family and ...

Graham Beach Residents Worried About Community's Future as Buyout Offers Loom

- 4 days ago @ ri.search.yahoo.com: Some residents in one Hurricane Sandy-damaged neighborhood on Staten Island are worried about what will happen to their community if they decide not to accept the state's buyout offer.

Springboard: Max Nichols on Battling Hurricane Sandy for 'Two Night Stand

- 4 days ago @ indiewire.com: Max Nichols, son of Mike Nichols, shares the uniquely challenging production story of his first feature, which he shot despite a hurricane that shut down New York City. "Two Night Stand" is a modern love story between two Brooklyn twenty-somethings who ...

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Learning from Hurricane Sandy

Seacoastonline.com: WELLS - After Hurricane Irene took out 500 miles of roads and 200 bridges in Connecticut, New York, and Vermont and Superstorm Sandy struck the New Jersey Coast, Tin Smith, the stewardship coordinator at Wells Reserve, thought how lucky his ...

Disaster relief funds distributed to city

A nearly $26,000 grant has been awarded to Nashua's Transit Department to purchase a back-up power supply for its facility.

$2.1M grant to assist fishing businesses affected during Sandy - NBC40.net

More than $2-million will soon be available to small New Jersey fishing businesses that suffered damages during Hurricane Sandy.

Sandy grant program open to N.J. fishing businesses

The Hurricane Sandy grants are part of a $2.1 million program open to bait-and-tackle shops, commercial dealers, commercial fisherman, for-hire party and charter boat operators, marinas and those involved in shell-fishing and aquaculture.

MANVILLE: Hurricane Floyd began run of battering storms

On Sept. 17, 1999, Manville residents woke up to find water everywhere as Hurricane Floyd’s 10 to 12 inches of rain forced the Raritan and Millstone rivers over their banks.

Garrett mailing touting efforts to help Sandy victims draws flak from Democrats

Rep. Scott Garrett initially balked at spending $50 billion for Superstorm Sandy recovery aid, but voted for it at the last moment in January 2013. Now his reelection campaign is touting his efforts to help storm victims and Democrats are crying foul.

Hurricane Sandy: Courts Begin Issuing Insurance Rulings

Law.com: We are approaching the two-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, which charged up the East Coast in late October 2012. To mark the occasion, in our most recent Corporate Insurance Law column, we examine some of the more interesting Sandy-related ...

Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy: Disaster inequality

WASHINGTON (NNPA) — Just before Labor Day 2005, the world was stunned as images of Gulf Coast citizens, trudged through chaos and stagnant floodwaters, strewn with the debris of wrecked buildings and storm-tossed earth.

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NJ Braces For Future Disasters By Fleeing, And Fortifying, The Coast

KPBS: When Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast in 2012, Little Ferry, N.J., and other coastal New Jersey communities suffered devastating floods. Now, Little Ferry is one of five communities slated to get a protective berm as part of the New Meadowlands ...

NJ Braces For Future Disasters By Fleeing, And Fortifying, The Coast

KQED: It has been nearly two years since Hurricane Sandy crashed ashore in New Jersey, devastating cities throughout the region. As cities and towns along the coast consider how to prepare for future weather patterns, and avert the kind of damage that ...

N.J. Braces For Future Disasters By Fleeing, And Fortifying, The Coast

When Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast in 2012, Little Ferry, N.J., and other coastal New Jersey communities suffered devastating floods. Now, Little Ferry is one of five communities slated to get a protective berm as part of the New Meadowlands ...

N.J. Braces For Future Disasters By Fleeing, And Fortifying, The Coast

Federal funds are supporting two different disaster-prevention approaches — coastal retreat, or people leaving flood zones, and coastal defense, or building infrastructure to protect at-risk areas.

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Hurricane Sandy Grants Positive For Transit Credits

Bond Buyer: Hurricane Sandy Grants Positive For Transit Credits. by Jim Watts. SEP 29, 2014 1:58pm ET. Federal grants awarded to transit systems damaged by Hurricane Sandy will reduce the financial strain from future storms, Moody's said.

Chilling insurance company report: Forget Hurricane Sandy, worst is yet to come

Shore News Today: A new insurance company report cautions that Hurricane Sandy was nothing more than a harsh reminder that more powerful storms – like the 156-mph Norfolk-Long Island Hurricane of 1821 - await the Jersey Shore./Swiss Re A new insurance company ...

CD 5 race: Cho, Bergen Dems slam Garrett's Hurricane Sandy campaign mailer

PolitickerNJ: RIDGEWOOD - Roy Cho, the Democratic candidate in the Fifth Congressional District, assailed a recently-issued campaign mailer from Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Scott Garrett that centered on post-Hurricane Sandy aid. In the mailer, the Garrett ...

After Hurricane Sandy, NJ Cities Rethink Proximity To The Water

NPR: BLOCK: It's been nearly two years since hurricane Sandy crashed ashore in New Jersey, devastating cities throughout the region. (SOUNDBITE OF VARIOUS NEWS REPORTS). UNIDENTIFIED MAN #5: The wind has picked up, the rain us really coming ...

Thought Sandy Was Bad? Revisit This 1821 Hurricane

For all the talk of 2012's Hurricane Sandy being a superstorm, a new report warns that a future repeat of the hurricane that struck New York City in 1821 would be far more devastating. Continue reading →

The A.M.I. Helps Long Island Marine Companies Recover Lost Revenue by Making Them Aware of NY Rising Grants Still ...

The Association of Marine Industries (A.M.I.) is actively helping Long Island marine based companies recover lost revenue from Hurricane Sandy through NY Rising, a designated New York State funding program. The A.M.I. is making a strong push to ensure that NY Marine based companies are aware of the program as a large number of grants are still available in the 4th quarter of 2014. (PRWeb ...

In the Shadow of Hurricane Sandy, Green Crown Energy Expert Paul Errigo to Speak at the HFMA Expo on the Human ...

38th Annual New Jersey Healthcare Financial Management Association (NJ HFMA) to be updated on latest developments in Cogeneration (CHP). (PRWeb September 27, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12203912.htm

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Superstorm Sandy Not 'The Big One, ' So East Coast Must Plan For $100 Billion

The Weather Channel: "Hurricane Sandy was obviously a terrible event for the Northeast United States, but it really was not the worst-case scenario," Dr. Megan Linkin, a natural hazards expert for Swiss Re and the report's author, said in an interview with The Huffington Post.

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