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4 hrs ago | NJ.com
LINDEN - An angry group of Linden residents, frustrated with the slow pace of Hurricane Sandy aid distribution, dumped on state lawmakers today 16 months of aggravation in trying to rebuild.
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8 hrs ago | WTVY Dothan
"To those families that have lost their house or apt to a fire, it's as devastating as someone who went through Katrina, a tornado or hurricane sandy.
12 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
But when it fell just behind where he was clearing the snow at the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, the facilities manager ran inside for another piece of equipment: A hard hat.
16 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
In a speech to the influential Conservative Political Action Conference, the governor will try to assure the GOP base that he can emerge from the George Washington Bridge scandal unscathed - and reclaim his status as the Republican with the best chance to win a national election.
PSE&G is bringing an infrastructure upgrade to Oradell in the next few months. Above, taller utility poles are installed in December along Ridgewood Avenue in Ridgewood.
FREEHOLD - A Middletown woman was charged with theft for allegedly scamming nearly $12,000 in disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency after Hurricane Sandy, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office.
A flood insurance reform bill that promises to end unaffordable premiums for people who own property in flood-prone areas was approved Tuesday by the U.S. House of Representatives.
Local lawmakers applauded Congressional approval this week of legislation that could ease flood insurance rate hikes in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.
SEASIDE HEIGHTS - After a long winter in limbo, boardwalk property owners in Seaside Heights and Seaside Park have reached a tentative agreement to repair the fire-damaged promenade in time for summer.
Smiles Around Us Academy, an elementary school in South Beach, is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year, but the school community is also celebrating its resilience with its theme of "Standing Strong After Sandy."
An emerging plan to reconfigure the town beachfront at Squibnocket by moving the parking lot, rebuilding the roadway and taking out a stone revetment could be a model for future coastal restoration projects, a Woods Hole scientist said in a report released this week.
WASHINGTON — In a rare moment of bipartisanship, the House voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to roll back flood insurance rate increases that have devastated many homeowners in coastal communities and dogged lawmakers on the campaign trail.
Trade groups in Washington won a major victory Tuesday as the House passed a bipartisan deal on federal flood insurance.
Some of the barbecue is better than others, but Hometown's best offerings and generally fun dining experience make it a destination.
The city has tacked on an additional $8.5 million to the bill for the pricey beachside bathrooms and lifeguard structures installed after Hurricane Sandy - saying it needs the cash to cover "unanticipated subsurface conditions" at the beach, plus other issues.
Siemens has confirmed its objective to become one of the world's chief suppliers of wind turbines.
TOMS RIVER - Gov. Chris Christie today said his administration is working to help residents more quickly navigate the maze of requirements tied to a state-run Hurricane Sandy housing rebuilding grant.
Flood Warning for King County was issued at March 06 at 3:01PM PST