Sandy

A couple walks past destruction from superstorm Sandy on Route 35 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey

NJ hires unemployed to fix Sandy damage in parks

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A plan to repair Superstorm Sandy damage in its state parks and beaches with unemployed workers will give work to about 1,000 people, New Jersey officials said Monday.

03/18/2013

Cars piled up under damaged boardwalk after superstorm Sandy, Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York

Report: Sandy was USA’s 2nd-costliest hurricane

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Superstorm Sandy was the deadliest hurricane to hit the northeastern U.S. in 40 years and the second-costliest in the nation’s history, according to a report released Tuesday.

02/12/2013

Superstorm Sandy (AP Photo)

Report: Sandy’s winds felt as far west as Wis.

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Superstorm Sandy not only caused destruction up and down the East Coast, it also created wind gusts as far west as Wisconsin and as far north as Canada.

02/12/2013

Should worst-flooded areas be left after Sandy?

SEA BRIGHT, N.J. (AP) — Superstorm Sandy, one of the nation’s costliest natural disasters, is giving new urgency to an age-old debate about whether areas repeatedly damaged by storms should be rebuilt.

01/21/2013

Sandy-battered NJ residents allowed to return home

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — Nine weeks after Superstorm Sandy sent them fleeing, residents of some of the hardest-hit parts of the New Jersey shore can go home again.

01/07/2013

(AP Photo)

House approves $9.7 billion in Sandy flood aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than two months after Superstorm Sandy struck, the House on Friday overwhelmingly approved $9.7 billion to pay flood insurance claims for the many home and business owners flooded out by the storm.

01/04/2013

Hurricane Sandy: the Superstorm

Senate approves $60.4 billion Sandy aid bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has approved a $60.4 billion emergency spending package for Hurricane Sandy recovery. The 61-33 vote Friday sends the measure to the House, where the bill faces uncertain prospects.

12/28/2012

Family cottages, traditions may die with Sandy

BRIGANTINE, N.J. (AP) – Families that inherited small homes on the Jersey Shore over the years are trying to decide whether it is possible to repair or rebuild after Superstorm Sandy.

12/11/2012

Power crews are making progress after storms

(AP) – People in the Northeast are seeing some progress following back-to-back storms. For the first time in 11 days, almost all of Connecticut’s homes and businesses have power. Fewer than 20,000 New York City […]

11/09/2012

Claims about flood-damaged cars aren't true

DETROIT (AP) — In the days since Superstorm Sandy, an alarming prediction has flashed across the Internet: Hundreds of thousands of flood-damaged vehicles will inundate the nation’s used-car market, and buyers might not be told […]

11/08/2012

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