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Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017

Former Engineering Firm Exec Guilty in Sandy Insurance Case

Former Engineering Firm Exec Guilty in Sandy Insurance Case

A former director of an engineering firm charged with illegally altering reports about damage from Superstorm Sandy pleaded guilty to unauthorized practice of engineering in connection with the case, New...

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015

Rebuilding Continues in New Jersey 3 Years After Sandy

Rebuilding Continues in New Jersey 3 Years After Sandy

New Jersey remains a work in progress three years after Superstorm Sandy devastated some coastal communities and left thousands without electricity for days.

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015

3 Years After Sandy, What's Fixed, What's Not

3 Years After Sandy, What's Fixed, What's Not

Boardwalks have been rebuilt, sea walls erected, bays cleared of debris and thousands of homes restored three years after Sandy pummeled coasts of New Jersey and New York. Yet the rebuilding effort is not...

Monday, Oct 26, 2015

Last 2 Sandy Families in Belmar Move Back Home

Last 2 Sandy Families in Belmar Move Back Home

Two families victimized by Sandy became the last to move back into their Belmar, New Jersey homes Monday, three years to the week after the storm turned them into refugees.

Monday, Aug 24, 2015

FEMA Head Apologizes in Handling of Sandy Claims

FEMA Head Apologizes in Handling of Sandy Claims

The head of FEMA's National Flood Insurance program apologized Monday for his agency's handling of Sandy claims. The mea culpa came during a trip to Long Beach, a Long Island city ravaged by the storm.

Saturday, Nov 22, 2014

Woman Seeks Owner of Vintage Photo Found During Sandy

Woman Seeks Owner of Vintage Photo Found During Sandy

When Hurricane Sandy hit Massapequa two years ago, so much was lost but at least one special thing survived all the destruction.

Thursday, Nov 13, 2014

Release Sandy Insurance Documents: NY Magistrate

Release Sandy Insurance Documents: NY Magistrate

A federal magistrate in New York has ordered insurance companies to release thousands of documents detailing denials of Sandy flood claims.

Thursday, Oct 30, 2014

Survivor on Losing Daughter, Husband in Sandy

Survivor on Losing Daughter, Husband in Sandy

A Staten Island woman who lost her husband and daughter during Sandy says she survived for a reason.

Wednesday, Feb 12, 2014

Criticism of Ads a Theme at Sandy Aid Meeting

Criticism of Ads a Theme at Sandy Aid Meeting

Speakers at a Wednesday night hearing on the next round of Sandy aid were especially passionate on one front: Ditch the "Stronger Than The Storm" advertising campaign or at least pay for it some other way.

Thursday, Jan 9, 2014

Biden, Cuomo Urge Smarter Rebuilding Rebuilding After Sandy

Biden, Cuomo Urge Smarter Rebuilding Rebuilding After Sandy

Vice President Joe Biden and Gov. Andrew Cuomo say New York and the nation's other coastal states have to rebuild against severe storms and flooding that are likely in the future.

Sandy Scams

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