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Officials put in the final piece of the Long Beach boardwalk on Oct. 25, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Long Beach Boardwalk Is Back One Year After Sandy

At a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared the “boardwalk is better than before.”

10/25/2013

Public Housing After Sandy

Red Hook Houses Tenants Complain About Lack Of Progress 1 Year After Sandy

Brooklyn’s largest public housing complex was blacked out for weeks after superstorm Sandy roared ashore.

10/25/2013

Sen. Charles Schumer And Other Officials Make Announcement About Montague Tunnel (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Subway Riders On Hardest Hit Lines To Get Free Rides On Sandy Anniversary

Starting at midnight Tuesday, fares will be suspended for riders who get on the A train in the Rockaways and on the R train in the Brooklyn corridor through Court Street, New York State Director of Operations Howard Glaser announced Friday.

10/25/2013

Superstorm Sandy Damage In Lindenhurst Dec. 19, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Most L.I. Homeowners Offered Buyouts Rejecting State’s Offer

Only 70 of more than 600 Long Island property owners considered for buyouts are takers, according to the state. All of the buyout offers were made to Suffolk County residents.

10/25/2013

Bellevue Hospital's entrance atrium during Sandy, left, and a year later, right. (credit: Bellevue Hospital Center)

Bellevue Hospital Center Ready To Weather Next Storm

Most of Bellevue’s major damage was in its 180,000-square-foot basement, which filled up with water in less than an hour the night Sandy walloped the Tri-State Area.

10/24/2013

A home destroyed by superstorm Sandy on the beach in Bell Harbor, Queens - Jan. 2, 2013 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Four Charities Agree To Accelerate Spending For Sandy Relief Efforts

Three other charities have agreed to a timetable for spending money still sitting in the bank on the storm’s anniversary. They are the New York Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church; Kids in Distressed Situations; and a foundation established by New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees.

10/24/2013

Rockaway Free Clinic (credit: CBS 2)

Free Clinic Opens In Rockaway Park To Fill Void Left By Sandy

Doctors of the World USA has opened a free clinic in Rockaway Park to treat residents even if they don’t have health insurance.

10/24/2013

FILE -- Man working on Pennsylvania Avenue in Long Beach, LI where so many homes are still unlivable, Oct. 24, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

AG: Charities To Release $10 Million In Unspent Donations To Sandy Recovery Effort

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Thursday from hard-hit Long Beach on Long Island that the American Red Cross has pledged an additional $6 million to storm victims.

10/24/2013

The spot where Pedro Correa's house once stood in Oakwood Beach, Staten Island. It was washed away in Sandy and he's taking a state buyout. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Oakwood Beach Homeowners Flooded Out By Sandy Looking Forward To State Buyouts

The flooding from superstorm Sandy practically washed one Staten Island neighborhood off the map, and that has many residents anxious to leave for good.

10/24/2013

The Ellis Island Immigration Museum is set to reopen Oct. 28, 2013 for the first time since superstorm Sandy hit. (credit: National Park Service)

Ellis Island To Reopen To The Public On Monday

Sandy brought water levels as high as 8 feet to the iconic former U.S. immigration entry point.

10/24/2013

Vehicle break-ins in Howard Beach are up 62 percent since last month. (credit: CBS 2)

Howard Beach Residents ‘Going Crazy’ As Car Break-Ins Soar

Car break-ins in the 106th precinct have soared 62 percent within the past month.

10/23/2013

Damage in Gerritsen Beach following Superstorm Sandy. (Credit 1010 WINS Reporter Gary Baumgarten)

A Year After Sandy, Gerritsen Beach Residents Look Forward To Halloween Celebrations

The tight knit community of Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn was hit hard by Superstorm Sandy last year. But, will it be ready for Halloween next week?

10/23/2013

A protective sea wall and a new series of dunes will be constructed on the beach in Mantaloking, N.J. (Credit CBS 2)

Council Measure Will Pave Way For Dune Project In Mantaloking

More than 500 homes in the town were either damaged or destroyed and town officials said that they want to make sure that the town is protected from future storms.

10/23/2013

A still-damaged home in Toms River, N.J. - May 31, 2013 (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Shore Towns Vote To Move On Land Needed For Protective Dune System

The votes authorize the towns to acquire small strips of land by negotiation or by seizing it under the power of eminent domain. Any land seized would have to be paid for.

10/22/2013

A beachfront home damaged by superstorm Sandy stands behind a newly built protective sea wall in the Belle Harbor section of Queens on Oct. 9, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Deputy Mayor: A Year After Superstorm Sandy, Hundreds Of NYC Families Not Back In Homes

As the one-year anniversary of superstorm Sandy approaches, several hundred New York City families are still not living in their homes, Deputy Mayor Cas Holloway said.

10/22/2013

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