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Finally home for the holiday after Hurricane Sandy

Defrost the turkey. Prepare the plates. Check the good china.

At least 13 people will be having Thanksgiving dinner at Ann Hanovic’s house on Beach 87th Street in Far Rockaway, Queens. 201 more words


Five years later, Long Islanders are still reeling from Sandy Impacts

By Skyler Gilbert and Antonia Brogna

Pellets of hail splashed into the puddles in the parking lot. White-capped waves crashed on the coast. Fully grown trees bent over to the ground. 502 more words

Long Island


Well, all of you bloggers and blog followers out there: Tomorrow will surely indeed mark 5 creatively incredible years since yours truly has launched my very own WordPress-hosted blog…Wow, 5 long but wonderful years…What an amazing journey I had taken! 1,433 more words


DEC: Contaminant recovery wells won’t be intrusive

By Maria Rocha-Buschel 

With a contaminant recovery plan having been proposed for Stuyvesant Town and Peter Cooper Village, representatives from the State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) addressed concerns of residents last week at a public meeting. 1,069 more words

Stuyvesant Town

Freeporters help neighbors pick up the pieces

Five years ago, black 50-pound trash bags, full of demolition debris and waterlogged belongings, lined the streets of Freeport after Superstorm Sandy left a long trail of destruction on Oct. 705 more words

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5th Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy

On October 29, 2012, Extratropical Cyclone Sandy (dubbed Superstorm Sandy by the media) made landfall at Brigatine, New Jersey bringing a massive storm surge to New Jersey and New York.  931 more words