Rebuilding lives and homes after the storm's devastation

Jun 16, 2014

Lawmakers Seek Additional Sandy Aid for Part of Long Island

Lawmakers Seek Additional Sandy Aid for Part of Long Island

A group of lawmakers are seeking $40 million for one of the hardest hit areas of Long Island. Roseanne Colletti has more.

Jun 2, 2014

Officials Unveil Plans to Ease Potential Damage From Future Storms

Officials Unveil Plans to Ease Potential Damage From Future Storms

With the damage done by hurricane Sandy still visible in many parts of our area, one question remains. How can we protect ourselves from another event like that? Monday, federal officials unveiled plans pitched...

May 29, 2014

New Law Provides Tax Relief for NY Sandy Victims

New Law Provides Tax Relief for NY Sandy Victims

Gov. Cuomo signed legislation Thursday that gives property tax relief to victims of Sandy.

May 23, 2014

$2.5B in Sandy Aid Headed to New York, New Jersey

$2.5B in Sandy Aid Headed to New York, New Jersey

A plan is in place for disbursing nearly $2.5 billion in additional federal aid to New Jersey, New York City and New York state for Sandy recovery, a government official said Friday.

May 15, 2014

NY Man Pleads Guilty to Post-Sandy Burglaries

NY Man Pleads Guilty to Post-Sandy Burglaries

A Long Island man faces seven years in prison after admitting he burglarized homes damaged by Sandy.

May 14, 2014

Shore Businesses Continue to Shutter After Sandy

Shore Businesses Continue to Shutter After Sandy

As the second summer since Sandy approaches, businesses are still struggling -- and even failing -- because of the storm. It's not just because of a lack of people who have yet to move back

May 5, 2014

Modular Homes Bring Relief to NJ Sandy Victims

Modular Homes Bring Relief to NJ Sandy Victims

Eighteen months after Sandy hit, one New Jersey community is turning to modular homes to get back on its feet. Brian Thompson reports.

May 5, 2014

Family Sets Out to Adopt Dog, Finds Their Pup Lost After Sandy

Family Sets Out to Adopt Dog, Finds Their Pup Lost After Sandy

More than a year after losing their beloved pet during Sandy, a New Jersey family made an amazing discovery during a visit to animal shelter this week: their missing dog.

Apr 23, 2014

Sandy Aid Could Be Diverted to Other Disaster Areas

Sandy Aid Could Be Diverted to Other Disaster Areas

Hundreds of millions of dollars promised to Sandy victims could go to other disaster areas in the country. Brynn Gingras reports

Apr 22, 2014

ATV Riders Destroying Dunes Installed After Sandy

ATV Riders Destroying Dunes Installed After Sandy

The New York City Parks Department is installing fences and fixing gates along dunes on a Staten Island beach, hoping to keep out ATV riders who have been destroying the barriers put in place after Sandy.

Sandy Scams

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