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3 hrs ago | Patch.com
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.
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6 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
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.
8 hrs ago | Patch.com
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.
11 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent
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.
Seeing the varied and creative approaches some of these businesses take makes us wish we could sit in on the meetings where they're discussed and developed.
Thirty years of shrinking Arctic sea ice has boosted extreme summer weather, including heat waves and drought, in the United States and elsewhere, according to a study published today in the journal Nature Climate Change.
With audiences and journalists alike taking to their mobile phones to capture images and video of the events playing out around them, news outlets are looking at the different ways they can engage with social media communities around this content.
DOVER - Latino leaders in Dover say that when a natural disaster strikes, it doesn't know the ethnic or racial background of the people it is harming.
US Taxpayers Footing Big Bill For Climate Change Inaction says a new analysis, reports Kieran Cooke at RTCC .
LONG BRANCH - Looking back at the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy is prompting one of New Jersey's largest coalitions of environmental volunteers to look forward to a more challenging battle: climate change.
Where to Turn will set up a temporary gift store on Arthur Kill Road, where Sandy victims can pick out gifts for the holidays.
More than half of those who filed federal flood insurance claims after Hurricane Sandy hit the mid-Atlantic were paid enough to cover losses, records showed.
More than 100 other homes that suffered damage in Belle Harbor also did not fall into the high-risk flood zone on the old flood maps .
Sponsored in part by The City of Jersey City and Mayor Steve Fulop's Office, the event will feature a "Shop Small - Shop Crawl" theme and serve as a kick-off to the local holiday shopping season.
Knowing how difficult it is to recover from a cataclysm, small farmers in Haiti pooled together what little they had to raise $150 for fellow farmers in the Philippines who were among the more than 10 million Filipinos displaced recently by Typhoon Haiyan.