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2 hrs ago | Patch.com
The reports of gas price gouging in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy may have hit closer to home than residents realize.
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5 hrs ago | Newsday
A proposal by Interboro Partners planners of Brooklyn suggests placing channels along boulevards of Long Beach to prevent flooding during serious storms.
Dick Cheney told Fox viewers on Monday that he thinks New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is "a promising figure" in the Republican Party, but quickly added: I guess this means that in Dick Cheney's world, Chris Christie should have banned President Obama from entering New Jersey, refused Federal assistance, and spent the final days of the campaign ... (more)
Miles of new storm sewers will come to flood-prone streets in New Dorp Beach and South Beach now that two long-planned projects have been funded by the city -- to the tune of $100 million.
The Town of Westerly just announced its been awarded two significant storm mitigation grants; one for Misquamicut and the other, while awarded to Westerly, will surely benefit Pawcatuck: a Natural Resources Conservation Service Emergency Watershed Protection Program grant to clean up the hazardous vegetative debris in the Pawcatuck River.
Miller Field is re-opening to the public for the first time since Hurricane Sandy.
Now that Dallas has officially made it through Icemageddon 2013, there are plenty of totally legitimate questions to ask about the storm and its response.
The New York Times published a lengthy report on the more than 30,000 residents who remain displaced from Hurricane Sandy - from Long Beach to Toms River, New Jersey - and are mired still in mind-boggling bureaucratic red tape and face financial ruin.
The renourishment project along central Anna Maria Island is expected to continue through Feb. 10, with dredging for a related $3 million project at Coquina Beach to immediately follow, Charlie Hunsicker, county director of parks and natural resources, told the Tourist Development Council.
On last night's Food Network episode of "Restaurant: Impossible," Robert Irvine took his crew to New Jersey in this episode titled "Holiday: Impossible 2." Robert visited Ship Bottom, N.J. on Long Beach Island, and had three days to give a new lease on life to the LBI Pancake House and the Ship Bottom Volunteer Fire Company , both devastated by the ... (more)
More than five years ago, then-candidate Barack Obama vowed to "make government cool again."
Officials and residents of the Lido-Point Lookout Fire District will discuss an alternate plan to upgrade the district's facilities at a public meeting Wednesday.
An Idaho-based temp agency that set up shop in New Jersey after Hurricane Sandy has agreed to pay $27,800 in penalties and other costs, acting state Attorney General John Hoffman said today.
Last December, Heidi Harns-Weitz and Judy Storm, owners of Frippery , were selling their wares to Christmas shoppers without heat or a functional bathroom in their building.
In October 2013, a 'Designing for Disasters: Flood Resilient Design' collaboration took place in New York City, USA, between students from Oxford Brookes University and the New York Institute of Technology .
As the Grey Group CEO sat in his fourth-floor office overlooking New York's Madison Square Park one day last April, surrounded by his top execs leading the pitch, he knew he was about to receive a call that had no assurance of good news.