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1 hr ago | Asbury Park Press

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Workshops to help storm victims with recovery The Long Branch Concordance Family Success Center is offering three events for families.


Related Topix: Long Branch, NJ, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Hurricane, Weather

5 hrs ago | Poteau Daily News & Sun

Choctaw firefighters home after battling out-of-state wild land fire

Recently, two forestry team members returned from a 16-day stent in Arizona battling an intense fire on Apache lands.


Related Topix: Fire, Talihina, OK, Hurricane, Weather

6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Save the planet, and the economy

Good economic decisions require good data. And to get good data, we must account for all relevant variables.


Related Topix: Global Warming, Weather, Hurricane, Opinion, US Politics, US News

10 hrs ago | Vancouver Courier

Pacific Spirit: Putting Buddhist words into practice

Driven by their Buddhist beliefs, 30 women in Taiwan in 1966 began putting aside an equivalent of about two cents of their grocery money each day.


Related Topix: North America Travel, Travel, Canada Travel, Vancouver, Canada Travel, Hurricane, Weather

14 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

GREENPOINT: Greenpoint ferry-dock repair down to the wire as G cutoff looms

Ready for outrage: State Sen. Daniel Squadron is prepared to inveigh against the ferry's overseers further if the Greenpoint pier is not operational by Saturday.


Related Topix: Queens, NY, New York, NY, Hurricane, Weather

18 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

Guest Column: It's hurricane season -- just ask Arthur

The hurricane season arrived with a glancing blow by Hurricane Arthur recently. Luckily, our region was mostly spared.


Related Topix: David Rasche, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Natural Disasters, Tornado, Unitil, Energy, Opinion

19 hrs ago |

Nebraska teens converge at the Shore to help with Sandy cleanup

A two-day drive from home, they came on buses from across the country. They watched as the cornfields of rural America morphed into the lush, deciduous trees separating major East Coast cities.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Jersey Shore, PA, Family, Teenagers

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Martha's Vineyard Times

Water Street in Vineyard Haven lived up to its name during Hurricane Sandy.

On Wednesday, Governor Deval Patrick signed a bill aimed at relieving homeowners beset with rising flood insurance premiums.


Related Topix: Flood, Natural Disasters, Hurricane, Weather, Vineyard Haven, MA, US Governors, Deval Patrick, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Alamogordo Daily News

40K more visit White Sands

Daily News Tom Gutierrez, of Albuquerque, looks at an exhibit at White Sands National Monument on Wednesday.


Related Topix: White Sands, NM, US National Parks, White Sands National Monument, Weather, Hurricane

Jacksonville Daily News

National Parks see decline in visitors

Last year's government shutdown resulted in a decline in visitors at national parks, but Cape Lookout National Seashore remains a strong contributor to the area's economy.


Related Topix: US National Parks, Cape Lookout National Seashore, Hurricane, Weather, Carteret County, NC

The Jersey Journal

New tide gate in Wood-Ridge to curtail Meadowlands flooding

WOOD-BRIDGE - A new tide gate in Berry's Creek will help corral the salty tidal water that would otherwise regularly flood Meadowlands towns.


Related Topix: Wood-Ridge, NJ, Natural Disasters, Flood, Moonachie, NJ, Hurricane, Weather, Teterboro, NJ, Little Ferry, NJ

The Economist

New York's festival by the sea

MANY of New York's gallery-owners and gallery-goers decamp to the Hamptons come July, but this summer one of the area's best arts festivals-one with particularly strong local roots-is taking place within the five boroughs.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, New York, NY, Brooklyn, NY, Photography

Interactive Map: See Where Rockaway's Boardwalk Wood Went After Sandy

When Hurricane Sandy rushed up the Atlantic Coast and pummeled New York City in October 2012, it decimated homes and property, flooded the subways and caused dozens of deaths .


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Natural Disasters, Classical, Solomon, East Windsor, CT, Windsor, CT

Rock Hill Herald

Mulvaney seeks leadership position in the House

Mulvaney, running for a third term from South Carolina’s 5th District in the Upstate, said he agrees with the RSC’s goal of trying to push House Republicans further to the political right.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mick Mulvaney, John Boehner, Representative Steve Scalise, Hurricane, Weather

The Jersey Journal

Hoboken mixed-media exhibit inspired by Hurricane Sandy

Hurricane Sandy was the inspiration for a recent mixed-media exhibition by a pair of Hoboken artists at the Hoboken Historical Museum.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Science Daily

Oso disaster had its roots in earlier landslides

A new geological study concludes that the disastrous March 22 landslide that killed 43 people in the rural Washington state community of Oso involved the "remobilization" of a 2006 landslide on the same hillside.


Related Topix: Landslide, Oso, WA, Weather, Hurricane, University of Washington, Snohomish County, WA

Brick Police Remove Gunpowder Damaged By Hurricane Sandy From Residence

Brick police recovered from gunpowder late Tuesday that had been damaged by Hurricane Sandy from a township residence.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Brick, NJ

Assemblywoman Malliotakis slams state spending of $37.5 million in Sandy money on tourism ads (with photos)

Tourism is fine, but Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis wants to see some money spent to boost small businesses that were damaged by Hurricane Sandy.


Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Hurricane, Weather, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

All washed up: Weird beach debris from rubber ducks and cocaine to bananas and tombstones

But don't panic, this isn't Game of Thrones and the type being found is unlikely to pose a problem to those wanting to paddle in the sea.


Related Topix: Oceanography, North Carolina, Hurricane, Weather, Weird

The China Post

China's Xi eyes increased investment in Cuba

Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Cuba with hopes of expanding political and economic ties in the fellow communist nation.


Related Topix: Xi Jinping, Cuba, World News, Raul Castro, Hurricane, Weather