Ulster County emergency chief retiring
Art Snyder, head of Ulster County's Office of Emergency Communications and Emergency Management, is retiring, according to the Ulster County executive's office.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
PSE&G to Upgrade Gas Facilities in North Caldwell
PSE&G has announced that they will begin work in North Caldwell to upgrade gas facilities.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
PSE&G Plans Gas Line Upgrades in North Caldwell
PSE&G will begin upgrading North Caldwell's gas facilities next week as part of the Energy String program.
Albany Times Union
Cuomo confidant advised AG's probe, mortgage industry
Howard Glaser, director of state operations and senior policy adviser to Governor Andrew Cuomo, addresses members of the media at the Capitol on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 in Albany, NY.
Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.
Acappella Alpaca Farm in Hollis has newborns, open house planned for July 26
IRENE LABOMBARDE photo Almost all of the alpacas born on Acappella Farm have musical names, with the exception of this one, who was overdue, and waited until the middle of Hurricane Irene in 2011 to make her arrival.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
New York League of Conservative Voters Unveils 'Blueprint for a Greener Westchester County'
The following is a press release from the New York League of Conservative Voters -- NEW YORK --- Westchester County experienced substantial devastation as a result of Superstorm Sandy, Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.
The Citizens' Voice
Hail the size of lemons pelted crops and livestock in July, 1919
Historically, the Back Mountain seems to get hit harder by extreme weather than the valley.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Secaucus to erect 1,000-foot flood barrier near high school
Town officials plan to erect a 1,000-foot concrete barrier along the northern edge of the high school in the coming weeks to prevent catastrophic flooding following downpours like Superstorm Sandy and Hurricane Irene.
Pamlico Habitat family overcomes a decade of obstacles
Habitat for Humanity of Pamlico County's newest planning home is in a flood plain on White Farm Road.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Watertown Daily Times
Agriculture commissioner assesses farm damage left by tornado
A victim of severe weather himself, state Department of Agriculture & Markets Commissioner Richard A. Ball said he had to show Daniel O'Brien's family his support.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Met-Ed Constructs New Transmission Line, Rebuilds Another, To Enhance ...
As part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance service reliability, Metropolitan Edison Company is completing work on a new 69-kilovolt transmission line, and rebuilding another, that connect substations between Reading and Muhlenberg Township in Berks County.
The Jersey Journal
Springfield residents, others oppose plans to re-zone land, cite environmental concerns
SPRINGFIELD - The Zoning Board of Adjustment will hear an application by the Board of Education to rezone the 9.6 acres of land near Tree Top Drive into four lots at their Tuesday, July 15. The zoning change would take the 9.6 acres, which are zoned open space, government use, and divide the property into three lots and a cul-de-sac which would ... (more)
End of road projects respond to rising sea level
END OF THE ROAD: About 90 feet of pavement has been removed from Mill Cove Road where it ends at Narragansett Bay.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Tornado Touches Down Behind Newlyweds And The Pics Will Sweep You Off Your Feet
Wedding photographer Colleen Niska captured these incredible photos of two newlyweds posing in front of a tornado in Saskatchewan, Canada on Saturday.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Five Gifs of Hurricane Arthur Show the Latent Beauty of Nature's Power
When Hurricane Arthur made landfall on the North Carolina coast last weekend, it was the strongest hurricane to strike the United States since Hurricane Ike hit Texas in 2008.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Cleanup continues in Rodanthe, Waves and Salvo
Monday was another day of massive storm clean-up in the Villages of Rodanthe, Waves, and Salvo on North Carolina's Outer Banks.
Arthur vs Sandy: How a weaker storm can do more damage
Hurricane Arthur didn't do as much damage to our coast as Hurricane Sandy did two years ago even though it was a 'weaker' hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Scale.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Bandmates marry after suffering home damage from 2011 hurricane
While thousands of coastal North Carolina residents watched the advancing path of Hurricane Arthur Thursday night, none were more intent than Patrick and Jennifer Del Rio of Pamlico County.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
The Washington Post
Hurricane Arthur no match for East Coast bookstores
Just a few days after we featured several East Coast bookstores in our special summer reading feature , they were walloped by Hurricane Arthur .