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Debris From Sandy Targeted In Northeast Marshes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Nearly two years after Superstorm Sandy pounded the Northeast, communities in Connecticut, New York and Rhode Island are preparing to track down and remove debris from marshland. 258 more words


Profile of HUD Recovery Coordinator for H. Sandy

In the Wash Post today, there is a profile of the woman who coordinated the HUD recovery efforts for H. Sandy.  I have to say, she surely has been low profile to date; I tracked the Sandy Task Force effort closely and never heard her name mentioned. 136 more words

Hurricane Sandy

NJ Senate President Steve Sweeney Wants More Details On Sandy Spending

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP)New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney says newly released reports on the state’s biggest Superstorm Sandy recovery projects are not detailed enough. 299 more words


Scott Stringer: Sandy Contractors Soaked the City

Comptroller Scott Stringer announced today that an audit of contracts the Department of Homeless Services handed out in the wake of Hurricane Sandy discovered that the agency had doled out $19.9 million in funds with little or no oversight. 491 more words

Chris Christie is Heading to Iowa

This week, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is spending three days in Iowa to campaign for Iowa Governor Terry Branstad and Iowa House Speaker Kraig Paulsen. 384 more words

Road To 2016

Documenting Resistance: Striving for a Living Biography of the Climate Movement

 I think that when organizing successful movements, especially for an issue as urgent as climate change, there is one golden question which is the key to mobilizing large segments of the population: 932 more words


Meet Tove Lo, J.B. One On One

Do you know Tove Lo? She is a new artist from Sweden. She used to live with Icona Pop. She’s named after a cat. 79 more words