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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 ...
In Biscayne National Park, Elliott Key, damaged by Hurricane Sandy, reopens

- 5 days ago @ miamiherald.com: ELLIOTT KEY -- When Hurricane Sandy pounded Elliott Key in Biscayne National Park in September 2012, a massive storm surge washed over the skinny island beloved by boaters and campers, ripping out piers, cracking its seawall and forcing rangers to ...

Rebounding from Hurricane Sandy, one tree at a time

- 4 days ago @ allvoices.com: More than a year after Hurricane Sandy swept through the Belle Harbor neighborhood in New York City's Rockaways Peninsula, one can still see the high-water marks on the front steps of the Belle Harbor Yacht Club. One can also hear and see signs of ...

Additional $3.5M to assist NJ with continued Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts provided by DOL

- 2 days ago @ ri.search.yahoo.com: The U.S. Department of Labor today announced a $3,599,600 National Emergency Grant supplemental award to assist New Jersey with completing cleanup and recovery efforts in the wake of the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy.

The Jersey Shore Rebuilds Higher After Superstorm Sandy

- 2 days ago @ thinkprogress.org: Superstorm Sandy, which slammed into the Jersey shore on October 29, 2012, damaged or destroyed 346,000 homes in New Jersey and caused about $37 billion in damage. Work is already beginning in Brigantine, where often modest houses are being ...

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Grimm Launches Petition to Protest Possible Diversion of Sandy Funds

Rep. Michael Grimm, whose district covers Staten Island and parts of Brooklyn, has launched a petition drive to protest the possible diversion of more than $1 billion from Hurricane Sandy relief funding.

New York City Flood Risk Has Risen 20-Fold Since Late 1800s, Study Says

The odds that New York City will be flooded by a storm, such as a winter nor'easter or a summer hurricane, is now at least 20 times greater than it was 170 years ago, a new study found. It pinned part of the blame on a rising sea level, but also found that other factors are playing a role in escalating the flood risk. The study, accepted for publication in the journal Geophysical Research ...

Storm-battered bagel store closes after failed recovery bid

Hurricane Sandy battered his store and crushed his dreams. Bay-Gull Store owner Patrick Williams quietly closed his beloved 19-year-old Broad Channel bagel store in January after pouring thousands of dollars into reviving the storm-ravaged cafe.

Critical Deadline To File Sandy Flood Paperwork Is April 28

Patch.com: Last fall, the federal agency announced it would extent a deadline to file proof-of-loss claims for an additional six – a total of 18 months after Superstorm Sandy devastated the Shore area. A proof of loss is a form used by a flood insurance ...

A Tale of Two States: Hurricane Sandy's Toll on Voting

Huffington Post: While New Jersey and New York continue to rebuild after Hurricane Sandy, there are still many lessons to be learned from the disaster. Recently, the Senate Rules and Administration Committee, chaired by Senator Chuck Schumer, approved the Elections ...

ROBBINSVILLE: Township, schools to receive Sandy funding

TRENTON — County officials have announced Robbinsville Township and the Robbinsville Board of Education will receive more than $440,000 in combined funds for Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts.

Risk Management for Homeowners Returning to the Coasts

ThinkAdvisor: The biblical story of Noah is currently being retold in movie theaters across the country, but the next “great flood” is not expected anytime soon. Still, some homeowners in the Northeast are still rebuilding after Superstorm Sandy, which hit the ...

N.J. targets 700 homes for buyouts after Sandy

New Jersey has identified nearly 700 homes it plans to buy and demolish as part of an effort to move people out of flood-prone areas.

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NJ State Police civilian employee charged in Hurricane Sandy generator scam

The Star-Ledger: SPRINGFIELD -- A civilian employee of the N.J. State Police indicted last year on charges she posed as an inspector after Hurricane Sandy to take a generator from two men selling them on a Burlington County roadside will take her case to trial ...

Rebounding from Hurricane Sandy, one tree at a time

allvoices: More than a year after Hurricane Sandy swept through the Belle Harbor neighborhood in New York City's Rockaways Peninsula, one can still see the high-water marks on the front steps of the Belle Harbor Yacht Club. One can also hear and see signs of ...

Kenyans win New York City marathon titles on day of tight security

Runners and fans cope with police presence in light of Boston bombing as race returns a year after Hurricane Sandy The New York City Marathon returned after a one-year absence with big crowds, heightened security and a familiar champion. Geoffrey Mutai successfully defended his title Sunday, while fellow Kenyan Priscah Jeptoo came from behind to win the women's race. Bronx resident Buzunesh Deba ...

NEW JERSEY..

The Jersey Shore Rebuilds Higher After Superstorm Sandy

ThinkProgress: Superstorm Sandy, which slammed into the Jersey shore on October 29, 2012, damaged or destroyed 346,000 homes in New Jersey and caused about $37 billion in damage. Work is already beginning in Brigantine, where often modest houses are being ...

Additional $3.5M to assist NJ with continued Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts provided by DOL

The U.S. Department of Labor today announced a $3,599,600 National Emergency Grant supplemental award to assist New Jersey with completing cleanup and recovery efforts in the wake of the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy.

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In Biscayne National Park, Elliott Key, damaged by Hurricane Sandy, reopens

MiamiHerald.com: ELLIOTT KEY -- When Hurricane Sandy pounded Elliott Key in Biscayne National Park in September 2012, a massive storm surge washed over the skinny island beloved by boaters and campers, ripping out piers, cracking its seawall and forcing rangers to ...

NYC refuses to release seized bikes in Sandy damaged building

Thousands of bikes seized during NYPD investigations are being held indefinitely at a Brooklyn warehouse that was damaged by Hurricane Sandy — and cops won’t even allow the family of...

CLIMATE CHANGE..

Overcoming a Hurricane Sandy Loss to Educate Others on Climate Change

Around that same time, we heard about hurricanes and storms coming but normally those storms turn out to be minor so we didn't give it much thought. Hurricane Sandy was the complete opposite. When it hit, it knocked down trees and electrical wires and ...

Humanity's Frightening Uncertainty About the Economic Consequences of Climate Change

When Hurricane Sandy pummeled the east coast of the U.S. and the Caribbean in October 2012 it exposed millions of people and billions of dollars worth of economic assets to the sorts of hazards that might be expected to increase as a result of climate change. Retailers, such as clothing firm Eileen Fisher, lost inventory when Sandy flooded warehouses and disrupted supply chains.  In the three ...

HURRICANE SANDY VICTIMS..

Hurricane Sandy Victims Highlight Main Street Lending Shortfalls

Businessweek (blog): The Small Business Administration approved $468 million in disaster loans to New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut businesses in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Despite those loans, the lion's share of small businesses affected by the storm are struggling ...

Guyon Rescue will host two upcoming events to help Hurricane Sandy victims

SILive.com: Derek Tobacco, head of Guyon Rescue, is pictured in this October 2013 photo examining the storage trailer where he gathers donated supplies for storm victims in Oakwood Beach. The agency is continuing their efforts to help Hurricane Sandy victims with ...

Hurricane Sandy Victims Highlight Main Street Lending Shortfalls

Sandy victims were still looking for credit to help them move on from the devastating storm

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