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Family thankful for hope and joy delivered by community

TOMS RIVER – It’s going to be a glorious Thanksgiving inside the neat home on the cul-de-sac in Silverton, just beyond the water’s reach when superstorm Sandy struck just over two years ago. 1,489 more words


Proposal By Queens Congressman Targets FEMA Push For Sandy Repayments

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A proposal by a Queens congressman calls for the Federal Emergency Management Agency to back off its pursuit to recoup aid mistakenly paid out to… 455 more words


Inspirational Equestrian

Ever have someone do something so selfless and kind that you didn’t even know to thank them? Two years ago when hurricane Sandy hit, I made a… 468 more words


Where I Come From

Painting under the trees; balancing on the bulkhead; being near the water keeping watch for crabs, fish and snapping turtles; not wanting to let go of my sister and constant companion; the breeze drifting through my hair and the smell of salty sea air.   41 more words


The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA): Floods, Failures, and Federalism

Federalism is supposed to undergird America’s system of handling disasters, particularly natural disasters. State, local, and private organizations should play the dominant role. Today, however, growing federal intervention is undermining the role of private institutions and the states in handling disasters. 385 more words

Think Tank

Rumson-Fair Haven, Shore meet in TOC field hockey game

BORDENTOWN – For the second time in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions history, two Shore Conference field hockey teams have qualified for the nine-year old TOC by virtue of winning state titles. 483 more words


Sandy, the superstorm

It’s coming! A storm with a powerful magnitude. That can change someones life in seconds. This happened for many people in the Northeast when Superstorm Sandy made landfall on October 29th. 117 more words