Superstorm Sandy

Superstorm Sandy (AP Photo)

Big family hit by Sandy to share lottery winnings

  BEACHWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A large family that lives at the shore and suffered losses during Superstorm Sandy will share a $20 million lottery jackpot that one of the 17 siblings said will be […]

07/25/2014

One of the 58 hand-painted animals on the Seaside Heights N.J. carousel is shown Monday July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)

Jersey shore carousel up for auction

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — The 82-year-old carousel on the Seaside Heights boardwalk survived Superstorm Sandy and a devastating fire, but it may not survive changing economics. The company that owns the carousel is selling […]

07/21/2014

Kelsey James hugs Reckless, her dog which the Keansburg family found Thursday, May 1, 2014, at the Monmouth County SPCA, a year and a half after Reckless was lost during Superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/The Asbury Park Press, Mark R. Sullivan)

Family who lost dog during Sandy finds it at pound

EATONTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey family whose terrier-pit bull mix escaped from their backyard during Superstorm Sandy went to an animal shelter this week to adopt a new pet and came home with […]

05/03/2014

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Storm-damaged NYC boilers to be replaced

NEW YORK (AP) — More than 100 public housing buildings in New York City still battling heating problems after they were damaged by Superstorm Sandy will get new boiler systems installed ahead of schedule, officials […]

03/23/2014

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Stormy issue of Sandy aid settles down in House

WASHINGTON (AP) — The political tempest stirred up by Superstorm Sandy appears to have moved on after wreaking havoc among congressional Republicans divided over how much aid to allocate to the victims.

01/16/2013

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

Hurricane Sandy: the Superstorm

After Sandy, ‘a miracle’ on Minnesota Ave.

LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — It’s the story of a miracle for a displaced family after Hurricane Sandy. The text from Sister Diane at St. Ignatius Martyr church was as odd as it was urgent: “A man is going to call. You must answer the phone.”

12/19/2012

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US holiday sales slowly pick up after Sandy

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. consumers shook off Superstorm Sandy last month and stepped up holiday shopping, helped by a steady job market and lower gas prices. Retail sales rose 0.3 percent in November from October.

12/13/2012

NJ Governor Chris Christie

NJ’s damage from Sandy nearly $37 billion

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) – Gov. Chris Christie says Superstorm Sandy caused $36.8 billion in damage in New Jersey. Christie is requesting that amount, which is greater than his state’s entire budget, from the federal government. […]

11/28/2012

New views of Sandy flooding from surveillance cams | VIDEO

Nearly two weeks after Superstorm Sandy struck, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has released surveillance footage of the storm flooding PATH stations.

11/16/2012

NJ to end gasoline rationing from storm Tuesday

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. (AP) – New Jersey will end gasoline rationing at 6 a.m. Tuesday. Gov. Chris Christie says gas supplies are plentiful and there are no more lines of motorists waiting for fuel. Christie had […]

11/12/2012

Thousands still without power after Sandy

NEW YORK (AP) – The head of the power company that serves New York’s Long Island says he understands the “frustration,” as tens of thousands of homes and businesses are still without power, two weeks […]

11/12/2012

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