“The best thing we can offer somebody is to have a little bit of peace of mind in a tense situation,” Jeff O’Neil with the Red Cross said.
A microgrid will be set up in the Parkville section of Hartford.
Prosecutors say Caterina Curatolo stayed in a hotel on the city’s dime for 269 nights at a cost of $83,500, right up until Monday when she was arrested.
The report offers dozens of recommendations to improve communications and emergency response, including implementing annual staff training and updating antiquated computer operating systems.
Borough Administrator John Camera says investigators are trying to verify the legitimacy of several claims, including payments to reimburse the owners of an Army-Navy and vehicles Seaside Heights leased to replace ones wrecked by flood waters.
Union Beach officials said it’s not the borough denying the funding to demolish the homes, but the Federal Emergency Management Agency that’s to blame.
Eye On New York: Sandy Fundraising Song Inspired By 9/11 Hero, Cancer Research, Mouth Off To Montone And More
On this week’s Eye On New York, CBS 2′s Chris Wragge sat down with two men helping to raise money for the superstorm Sandy relief effort in the memory of a 9/11 victim.
A fast-moving storm system uprooted trees, damaged homes and knocked out power to hundreds of residents in Rockland County.
The fast-moving storm system took down trees and damaged some homes in West Haverstraw and Stony Point.
The state of New Jersey has launched a loan program designed to boost home ownership in the counties hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy.
Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder on Monday called on the city to provide immediate funding to repair the bulkhead on the border of the Rockaway Peninsula and Jamaica Bay.
Sen. Charles Schumer announced Sunday that the machines are in place and ready to begin pumping more than three million cubic yards of sand between Beach 19th Street and Beach 149th Street.
The typical Halloween celebrations were stolen from thousands of kids last year by superstorm Sandy, which made landfall on Oct. 29.
Verizon spokesman Lee Gierczynski said Sandy damaged the old copper telephone wire network in the community beyond repair. He said the company does not intend to rebuild the lines or bring in a fiber-optic cable system.
Homeowners in the nine hardest-hit counties in the state can use the $10,000 grants for any non-construction purpose.