Rebuilding lives and homes after the storm's devastation

Jul 24, 2014

Outraged Staten Island Residents Demand Cash for Sandy Repairs

Outraged Staten Island Residents Demand Cash for Sandy Repairs

Nearly two years after Hurricane Sandy, outraged residents and business owners on Staten Island are demanding cash to finish repairs. They say they're angry after learning that $37 million in recovery funds was...

Jul 7, 2014

Christie Announces New Sandy Elevation Grants

Christie Announces New Sandy Elevation Grants

Dozens more homeowners will be receiving grants to raise their homes above flood level in Sandy's aftermath.

Jun 30, 2014

NJ Hotel Settles Sandy Price Gouging Claim for $100K

NJ Hotel Settles Sandy Price Gouging Claim for $100K

State authorities say a northern New Jersey hotel will pay $110,000 to resolve claims that the business gouged dozens of customers following Sandy.

Jun 19, 2014

Volunteers Flock to Jersey Shore to Rebuild After Sandy

Volunteers Flock to Jersey Shore to Rebuild After Sandy

Two summers after Sandy ravaged our coastline, volunteers are helping to build homes for families displaced by the storm. Brian Thompson reports

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 in.

Sandy Scams

If you have questions about a contractor, want to report price gouging, scams or insurance problems, contact consumer reporter Lynda Baquero. Contact Lynda Baquero and the consumer team at 866-NEWS- 244 (Press 2 for consumer unit) or Consumerhelp@nbcuni.com. She'll get you the information, help and results you need.