Hurricane Sandy Newswire (Page 3)

Hurricane Sandy Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hurricane Sandy. (Page 3)

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  1. Africa: Earth's Health Declining 'Faster Than Thought' but Action By Govts Can Reverse Trend - UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | AllAfrica.com

    ... of the total ice loss. The 30 centimetres of sea level rise off New York City since 1900 likely expanded Hurricane Sandy's flood area The 30 centimetres of sea level rise off New York City since 1900 likely expanded Hurricane Sandy's flood area by ...

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  2. Paving the Road to Smart CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | PC Magazine

    ... apartment in Jersey City is about half a mile from the Hudson River, so I never worried about flooding. Then Hurricane Sandy hit. Because of the storm surge and high tide, six feet of water rose on the street outside my front door, completely ...

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  3. Menendez wants fed inquiry on Sandy road repair overrunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | The Jersey Journal

    ... millions of dollars of what they say are questionable expenditures associated with fixing Rt. 35, damaged by Hurricane Sandy in 2012 and nearing completion this month. "I didn't want the state looking into their own screw-ups," said Lesniak, in an ...

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  4. Superstorm Sandy: the Latest Wake-Up Call on Climate ChangeRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2012 | American Reporter

    It would be too facile to say that Hurricane Sandy was Mother Nature's revenge for the silence of Mitt Romney and President Obama on climate change during the presidential debates. Had one of those gentlemen taken our suggestion to address the issue, that might well have been a game-changing factor on Nov. 6. But will this massive, deadly storm that's taken at least t50 lives and has left millions without lights even tonight make a difference in the presidential election? It's too late in the game for both candidates, but if President Obama wins a second term, he would do well to make dealing with climate change as big a priority as health care reform was in his first term.

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  5. UN Assessment: Global Destruction of Mother Earth on Fast TrackRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | Common Dreams

    ... exacerbated by climate change. It also notes how the impacts of climate change were vividly felt when Hurricane Sandy struck in 2012. "The 30 centimeters of sea level rise off New York City since 1900 likely expanded Hurricane Sandy's flood area by ...

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  6. Council votes to take wrecking ball to 'Shorehenge' Sandy monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Jersey Journal

    The hulking monument to Hurricane Sandy survivors derided by critics and cited by state officials as illegal is now slated for removal after the borough council approved a resolution calling for its removal, according to the borough deputy clerk. Erected on a public beach last fall, the 200-ton structure was cited in December by the NJ Department of Environmental Protection for lacking necessary coastal development permits.

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  7. Local lawmakers: From disabilities awareness to hurricane preparednessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | SILive.com

    ... past week as Hurricane Preparedness Week. "Following the devastation felt in our community as a result of Hurricane Sandy it is critically important that families are prepared in the event of another super-storm," said Malliotakis. "This resolution ...

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  8. The case for resilienceRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... that central generation can never do," Lewis said. As an example, he points to Long Island, New York, where Hurricane Sandy ravaged the utility infrastructure in 2012, leaving some areas without power for several months. Clean Coalition has been ...

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  9. A debate that should not drone onRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | New York Business.com

    ... risk during events such as train derailments, floods, fires and hurricanes. Imagine if we had drones during Hurricane Sandy. At Breezy Point, first responders could have used real-time video to assess flooding and fires, and perhaps even had drones ...

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  10. Happy family returns to elevated home on Greeley AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | SILive.com

    ... Thornton, 74. "I was born and raised here." Stango and Thornton were displaced for about six months after Hurricane Sandy damaged the house, leaving the basement submerged and close to five feet of water on the first floor. The house had to be ...

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  11. Vendors face charges of selling fake tickets to Statue of Liberty in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... in contact with tourists who were travelling with children. The vendors surfaced as a problem after Hurricane Sandy in 2012, with as many as 50 hawking tickets in the park, at nearby subway stations and at the Staten Island Ferry terminal, said ...

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  12. New Clean-Up Crew in Prospect Park Consists of Eight Four-Legged FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Ditmas Park Corner

    ... for humans to handle, like poison ivy, goutweed and English ivy. The project is funded by grants from the Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Grant Program administered by the New York State Department of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation . ...

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  13. Red Hook nursing home plans nixed by City Council committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | New York Daily News

    ... protection can spare the site from a storm surge and loss of electric power like what happened during Hurricane Sandy. "I do not feel comfortable placing our most vulnerable population in an incredibly dangerous place like a flood zone in Red Hook," ...

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  14. Earth's health declining - faster than thought' but action by governments can reverse trend - " UNRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | United Nations

    ... of the total ice loss. The 30 centimetres of sea level rise off New York City since 1900 likely expanded Hurricane Sandy's flood area The 30 centimetres of sea level rise off New York City since 1900 likely expanded Hurricane Sandy's flood area by ...

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  15. Finally back from the storm: Puglia of Hester Street lands on HylanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | SILive.com

    Ben Mancuso misses the waterfront where his Italian and seafood restaurant once lived happily just a three years ago in Annadale. His "Puglia By The Sea" venue, alas, took a hit in Hurricane Sandy in 2013.

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  16. New Jersey Federal Court Confirms Application of Anti-Concurrent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | JD Supra

    ... of any other cause or event contributing concurrently or in any sequence to the loss." In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, we highlighted an effort by a consumer group to block application of anti-concurrent causation clauses for Sandy losses on the ...

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  17. Hurricane Isabel from space in 2003Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... In 2015 Michigan saw a large amount of rain from the remnants of Hurricane Patricia. And in 2012 when Hurricane Sandy made landfall in New England, Michigan saw strong gusty winds that knocked out power, along with lakeshore flooding and a few days ...

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  18. Holding back Merrick BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | South Shore Record

    ... Hempstead residents." Along with a number of town facilities, the golf course suffered severe damage during Hurricane Sandy in October 2012, which exacerbated the need to replace the already aging bulkhead, officials said. The project started in ...

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  19. This man's reaction to his house almost toppling over is inspiring :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | New York Post

    A Hurricane Sandy-damaged home on Long Island went tumbling like a house of cards Wednesday after slipping from its supports as workers raised it to protect it from future storms. The homeowner, Randy Stewart - who had already spent $100,000 to get it back in shape - did his best to stay philosophical after watching his house be destroyed beyond repair.

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  20. Oak Bluffs North Bluff seawall nears completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... town applied to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) after the North Bluff was further damaged by Hurricane Sandy in 2012, but after years of to-and-fro with a rotating lineup of FEMA engineers, town officials instead looked to, and ...

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