Rebuilding lives and homes after the storm's devastation

Dec 1, 2013

NJ Shore Steel Sea Wall Project Could Start Next Year

NJ Shore Steel Sea Wall Project Could Start Next Year

Construction of a steel sea wall could start early next year in one of the Jersey shore towns hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy.

Nov 18, 2013

NY to Buy Homes in NYC Neighborhood Hit by Sandy

NY to Buy Homes in NYC Neighborhood Hit by Sandy

State officials have offered to buy all 129 homes in a flood-prone neighborhood devastated by Sandy.

Nov 7, 2013

Judge: NYC Emergency Plans Violate Disability Law

Judge: NYC Emergency Plans Violate Disability Law

New York City violated laws designed to protect the disabled because its otherwise laudable evacuation plans for emergencies such as Sandy or 9/11 fall short of adequately caring for about 11 percent of...

Nov 5, 2013

Home Collapse Sparks Worries About DIY Post-Sandy Work

Home Collapse Sparks Worries About DIY Post-Sandy Work

A Sandy victim's effort to raise his own Long Island home ended in disaster, and it's raising worries about other similar "do-it-yourself" projects.

Oct 30, 2013

One Year Later, Sandy Survivors Light Up Jersey Shore

One Year Later, Sandy Survivors Light Up Jersey Shore

Candles and flashlights lit up the Jersey Shore Tuesday evening as survivors of Sandy paid their respects to what was lost when the storm roared ashore one year ago. Brynn Gingras reports.

Oct 30, 2013

Babies Born at Sandy-Flooded Hospital Celebrate 1st Birthday

Babies Born at Sandy-Flooded Hospital Celebrate 1st Birthday

With teddy bears and cupcakes, NYU Langone Medical Center held a special birthday celebration Tuesday for dozens of 1-year-olds who were among the patients when the hospital evacuated during the height...

Oct 29, 2013

Problems Persist for LIPA Customers One Year After Sandy

Problems Persist for LIPA Customers One Year After Sandy

Hurricane Sandy left millions in the dark. For LIPA customers, getting their lights back on became a nightmare after the storm. Many families say they are still having issues one year

Oct 29, 2013

Long Beach Residents Still Rebuilding a Year After Sandy

Long Beach Residents Still Rebuilding a Year After Sandy

Hurricane Sandy showed no mercy for residents of Long Beach on Long Island. One year after the storm, some residents are still rebuilding. Greg Cergol reports.

Oct 30, 2013

One Year Later: Sandy Survivors Light Up Shore

One Year Later: Sandy Survivors Light Up Shore

Candles and flashlights lit up the shore along the East Coast Tuesday evening as survivors of Sandy pay their respects to what was lost when the storm roared ashore one year ago. Gus Rosendale reports.

Oct 29, 2013

Union Beach's Hard Comeback After Sandy

Union Beach's Hard Comeback After Sandy

The comeback trail for residents of Union Beach, New Jersey, where the waterfront was literally swept away by Hurricane Sandy, has been anything but easy. Brian Thompson reports.

Sandy Scams

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