Hurricane Sandy Newswire (Page 6)

Hurricane Sandy Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hurricane Sandy. (Page 6)

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  1. Langone Superstorm Proofing Nears Completion After Sandy DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Washington Square News

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency granted NYU Langone $1.1 billion in federal aid after Hurricane Sandy hit New York City on Oct. 29, 2012. Langone sustained major flooding that year, experienced power outages throughout the hospital and even lost its main communication system and its emergency system.


  2. Fuel prices up and down East Coast spike after Ala. pipeline explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... supply." Bordoff said the Energy Department had considered creating a reserve for refined products after Hurricane Sandy, in part because of the East Coast's dependence on limited pipeline infrastructure. Hurricane Katrina also caused gasoline ...


  3. Election 2016: Schumer planning leadership role; Long waging long-shot challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 |

    ... interests, and certainly to hers." Schumer has been at the forefront of getting FEMA reform in place after Hurricane Sandy exposed issues with the system, including fraud and abuse. To prevent damage from future Sandy-like storms, the senator has ...


  4. Sheriff Jewell Williams Receives National Guard and Reserve "Above And Beyond" HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 |

    ... PA crash of Flight 93 on 9/11), the PA Guard/Reserve have also been called to duty for super storms like Hurricane Sandy (when PA sent 300 guardsmen to help in New Jersey) and, as recently as the Democratic National Convention held in Philadelphia, ...


  5. Bushwick residents agree to relocate for M train repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Curbed

    ... tracks at the Bushwick Cut redevelopment site near the Myrtle Avenue stop. A viaduct that was damaged by Hurricane Sandy will be rebuilt over the course of eight to ten months. While some residents will be relocated for as many as 10 months, others ...


  6. For more resilient cities, think small(er) and look to vacant lotsRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... operating in each city studied. De Monchaux acknowledges that since the epic flood and wind damage caused by Hurricane Sandy in 2012, New York has been working to better safeguard the city from the next environmental disaster. Yet most of these ...


  7. Student Transportation Inc. Kicks Off 5th Annual Holiday Donation DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    Student Transportation Inc. , the largest independent provider of school transportation and management services in North America, is kicking off its 5th annual "Driving Our Communities" fundraising effort today. Founded the year Hurricane Sandy devastated the Mid-Atlantic with a late season storm in 2012, the company-wide initiative is aimed at giving back and helping those in need throughout the communities STI serves across the United States and Canada.


  8. Schumer, Gillibrand urge report on Hurricane Sandy reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 |

    It has been four years since Hurricane Sandy hit and two years since calls for reform to the federal flood insurance program began. Now, two lawmakers are pressing the feds to answer for the alleged fraud that plagued homeowners as their houses sat devastated by the storm.


  9. Technological, Regulatory, Economic, And Environmental Underpinnings Of MicrogridsRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | ECNmag

    ... greater efficiency within microgrids. In the booming US market, demand is driven more by reliability issues. Hurricane Sandy in 2012 left many New Yorkers without power for two weeks, a reminder that a big grid is not necessarily a safe one - and ...


  10. Local Gov't 2016 - Port Maria Market unfit for useRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... in Port Maria Market have been waiting four years for renovations to be made to the beef market after Hurricane Sandy destroyed the roof in October 2012. This is according to the parish's chief public health inspector and many of the disillusioned ...


  11. Proposes "Resilience Standard" to Protect Communities and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | HUD

    ... floods," several 500-year events with 38 Presidentially declared major disasters. In April of 2013, the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force announced that all Federally funded rebuilding projects related to Hurricane Sandy must meet a consistent ...


  12. Fisker EMotion could be an electric car rival to Tesla's Model SRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | This Is Money

    ... of production, the brand was hit with early quality and reliability issues and lost hundreds of vehicles in Hurricane Sandy in 2012 after its insurer refused to payout on the destroyed models. The final nail in the coffin came when the sole battery ...


  13. Why NYC Marathon fixture Dave Obelkevich won't stop runningRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | ABC News

    ... completed his first in 1974. He had to drop out of the 1975 race but has finished every one held since. (Hurricane Sandy wiped out the 2012 race.) The soon-to-be-40-year streak is the longest in the history of the event, which began in 1970. For ...


  14. Connecticut Station Settles Over Hurricane Sandy Pricing ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2013 | CSP

    A Norwalk, Conn., Shell station has signed an agreement with the state Department of Consumer Protection and has paid $1,449 to the agency to settle allegations that the station raised its retail gasoline price by 10 cents per gallon on Nov. 1, 2012, without there being a corresponding increase in wholesale gasoline prices for that day. The conduct occurred in the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.


  15. CNS Tries to Turn (Lack Of) Hurricanes Into A Political IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | ConWebBlog

    ... 8th with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph." Nor does thte storm best know as Superstorm Sandy, because "Hurricane Sandy had been downgraded to a post-tropical cyclone by the time it made landfall in New Jersey on Oct. 29, 2012." She does concede ...


  16. Critics are fed up de Blasio keeps dropping the ball :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | New York Post

    ... of 60,059 last week. And de Blasio promised last year that single-family home repairs for damage caused by Hurricane Sandy would be completed by the end of 2016, but he abandoned that deadline last week as the completion rate stands at 44 percent. ...


  17. Acupuncture Clinic for Politically Induced StressRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Brooklynian

    ... Borders in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake and in Brooklyn after Hurricane Sandy. Apart from his work with Acupuncturists Without Borders, he has a classical Five Element acupuncture practice in Manhattan near ...


  18. Hurricane Sandy's Staten Island victims: 24 lives lost foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 |

    It's been nearly four years since Hurricane Sandy tore through Staten Island, causing unparalleled destruction and claiming the lives of 24 residents -- more than in any other borough. Some of the victims were found in their homes in Dongan Hills, Midland Beach, Oakwood Beach, Ocean Breeze and South Beach.


  19. NOAA: U.S. Completes Record 11 Straight Years Without Major Hurricane StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    ... landfall in the U.S. However, lower category hurricanes--such as Hurricane Matthew earlier this month and Hurricane Sandy in 2012--have killed dozens of people and caused billions of dollars' worth of damage. According to NHC director Rick Knabb, ...


  20. Report: Trump Made Apprentice Employees Come to Work in the Aftermath of Hurricane SandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | New York Magazine

    According to a new report from The Daily Beast, Donald Trump forced the production staff of his reality show The Apprentice to come into work at Trump Tower in the days immediately following Hurricane Sandy, even though the city was effectively shut down and there was a state of emergency in effect. The Daily Beast tracked down multiple employees who report having to come into work, and braving dangerous commuting conditions .