4 hrs ago
Rep. Maloney to make announcement regarding Hurricane Irene Thursday
U.S. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney will be in Middletown Thursday morning to make an announcement regarding the Hudson Valley in the wake of Hurricane Irene.
8 hrs ago
Hurricane Irene: Three year anniversary
The storm was one of the most powerful to sweep through the region in years, and eastern Carolina hasn't seen a storm come close to her power since.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Local TV Station KTVZ
On this day: August 27
Krakatoa blows its top, The Guinness Book of World Records debuts, "Mary Poppins" premieres, The Beatles meet The King, and a guitar great dies, all on this day.
Passaic County Sheriff's Office obtains five flood-rescue vehicles from military
As law enforcement agencies across the country face questions about acquiring powerful military surplus equipment, including tanks, armored personnel carriers and silencers, the Passaic County Sheriff's Office has taken a decidedly more peaceful route - five flood-rescue vehicles to forge water more than two feet deep.
HMS Argyll delivers a helping hand
HMS Argyll has been working its way through the Caribbean undertaking community projects on nearly every island it has visited.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
How To Financially Handle Catastrophes
We are smack in the middle of hurricane season. The Hurricane Center is forecasting a below-normal season meaning fewer hurricanes.
The Jersey Journal
Salem County Emergency Operations Center renovations help prepare for disasters
Whenever there's an emergency in Salem County and officials need to coordinate the best way to handle it, they call the Emergency Operations Center into action.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Buxton beach work to help N.C. 12
Dare County agreed to expand 2 miles of receding shoreline at the north end of Buxton, not far from the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Ecology Global Network
Shifting Ecologies - Environmental Art Exhibit - Part 3
Over the course of 5 galleries we will offer the work of 58 artists encompassing the complete exhibition, which offers an insightful survey of how artists today are expressing their relationship with our current ecological landscape.
Flooding shuts down major highway
Parts of Eastern Carolina can expect much more rain possibly into the weekend. Morehead City and other parts of Carteret County had flooding from Thursday's storms that caused part of Highway 70 to shut down.
Disaster Recovery and Data Security Excellence Propel eMazzanti to...
For the fifth year in a row, Inc. magazine has ranked eMazzanti Technologies among the top fastest growing private companies in America in its annual Inc. 5000 list.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Asbury Park Press
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The state of emergency declared after superstorm Sandy allowed the Ocean County freeholders to bypass normal bidding laws and order $25,000 worth of Vicari's $25G pizzeria connection The state of emergency declared after superstorm Sandy allowed the Ocean County freeholders to bypass normal bidding laws and order $25,000 worth of Check out this ... (more)
Wed Aug 20, 2014
FEMA halts flood assistance for properties with gas leases
In fall 2011, about a month after the flooded Meshoppen Creek spilled over its banks and into their basement, Pete and Sharon Morgan applied for federal flood assistance to help them move out of their home.
Third Anniversary Of Hurricane Irene, Homes Still Being Rebuilt
Wednesday marks the third anniversary of when Hurricane Irene formed off out coast with a path heading straight for the east.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
High-altitude Balloons Give Students and Entrepreneurs a Way to...
MICHIGAN CITY, Ind., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- US aerospace start-up, Rockzip Highballoons, in just 6 days has raised over 30% of the needed $15,000 from 125 crowdfunding backers to commercialize its first model of highballoons to be commissioned as floating space satellites.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Hightstown abandons hope for borough hall destroyed by Hurricane Irene
Mayor Steve Kirson and council members today agreed to abandon any attempt to rebuild or renovate the borough's headquarters in the downtown area, losing claim to Federal Emergency Management Agency reimbursements that require construction to occur on the same North Main Street site.
Hurricane Preparedness Taken To Heart By Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners' Association
Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners' Association brushed up on hurricane preparedness at a recent Hurricane Seminar hosted by Town of Oyster Bay.
Governor Cuomo Announces $190 Million for Affordable Housing
August 18, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $190 million for both building and preserving affordable housing, available by application to eligible organizations with shovel-ready projects.
Everyday Hero: Hanover woman encourages volunteerism
Peg Sennett, 72, of Hanover, takes a break from painting a deck during a home restoration in Swan Quarter, North Carolina, in May 2012 after Hurricane Irene damaged the coastal area.
Tree Pruning Problems: Some Species Are Special Risks
Damage from Hurricane Irene in the Bronx. Very few new trees were affected by the storm, but older trees suffered and caused damaged.