A family on Staten Island has a sinkhole problem, which may be related to Hurricane Sandy, but FEMA and the insurance company is not helping out. (Photo: CBS 2)

The Endless Recovery: Sinkholes Proving To Be Big Problem On Staten Island

It’s gone from bad to worse for some storm-weary Staten Island residents who are trying to rebuild after Hurricane Sandy. Now, they’re coping with a sinkhole nightmare.


Sheila and Dominic Traina are locked in a fight with their insurance company, Allstate. (credit: CBS 2)

S.I. Couple Locked In Post-Sandy Coverage Fight With Allstate Insurance

Sheila and Dominic Traina said Allstate sent only a $10,000 check for their home, which was left in ruins by Superstorm Sandy.


New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Governor's Office)

Cuomo Tells Insurance Companies To Pick Up The Ball With Sandy Claims

One month after superstorm Sandy, Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New Yorkers are recovering well, with one notable exception.


Mona Goodman, Long Beach City Council Vice President, cleans up flood waters at her home after Hurricane Irene swept through on August 28, 2011 in Long Beach, New York. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Tips For Filing An Insurance Claim And Making Repairs After The Storm

Hundreds if not thousands of homes and businesses have been damaged or destroyed from Irene around the Tri-State, either by wind, downed trees or the rising flood waters.


(AP FILE Photo/Adam Rountree)

Where Does Your Auto Insurance Co. Stand?

If you want to see how your car insurance company stacks up when it comes to consumer complaints, the state Insurance Department has the info on its website.