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Construction tools at a Habitat for Humanity site in Little Ferry, N.J. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Volunteers Still Hard At Work On Sandy-Damaged Homes In Little Ferry

Two years after Sandy struck, some residents are finally getting their homes cleaned up, said Mike Stimson with Habitat for Humanity.

12/01/2014

A truck drives down a flooded street after water levels lowered October 30, 2012 in Little Ferry, New Jersey. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Christie Announces $57 Million Voucher Program For Families Still Impacted By Sandy

Christie made the announcement Tuesday in Little Ferry, the site of widespread flooding from the Hackensack River after the storm hit last October.

10/22/2013

HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan, Gov. Chris Christie in Little Ferry, August 20, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

HUD Secretary Tours Bergen County, Promotes Regional Solutions To Future Storms

On Monday, Donovan a report that makes 69 recommendations for developing a strategy for rebuilding areas damaged by Sandy.

08/20/2013

Gov. Chris Christie in Little Ferry, N.J., July 30, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Deadline Approaching For N.J. Residents Eligible For $180 Million In Grant Money

Homeowners in the nine hardest-hit counties in the state can use the $10,000 grants for any non-construction purpose.

07/30/2013

A truck drives down a flooded street after water levels lowered October 30, 2012 in Little Ferry, New Jersey. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Some N.J. Residents Left Homeless By Sandy Still Unable To Rebuild

Plenty of money has been sunk into rebuilding New Jersey’s economy, but some state officials said that hasn’t trickled down to help the homeowners who are still trying to rebuild.

07/12/2013

Rep. Bill Pascrell in Moonachie, N.J. - Feb. 25, 2013 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

Local Lawmakers Warn Of Budget Cuts If Deal Not Reached In Washington By Friday

The $85 billion budget-cutting mechanism could affect everything from commercial flights to classrooms to meat inspections.

02/25/2013

A truck drives down a flooded street after water levels lowered October 30, 2012 in Little Ferry, New Jersey. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Firefighters Helping Peers Impacted By Superstorm Sandy

The Firefighter-to-Firefighter Assistance Program anonymously matches firefighters who help in rebuilding with other firefighters.

02/20/2013

Snowfall at 114th Street between Broadway and Riverside Drive. (credit: Jesse Zanger, CBSNewYork.com)

Winter Storm Does A Number On Roads In Rockland, Raises Concern On Long Island

The storm system is the same one that dumped snow and sleet on the nation’s midsection and unleashed damaging tornadoes around the South.

12/26/2012

A truck drives down a flooded street after water levels lowered October 30, 2012 in Little Ferry, New Jersey. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Senate Budget Committee Holds Second Hearing On Sandy Recovery

New Jersey’s Senate budget committee has toured areas in Bergen County hard-hit by Superstorm Sandy and is hearing from local officials about damages.

12/03/2012

A truck drives down a flooded street after water levels lowered October 30, 2012 in Little Ferry, New Jersey. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Some Flooded N.J. Residents Say Insurance Companies Have Blown Them Off

More than a month after the levee broke during Superstorm Sandy and put large sections of Little Ferry and Moonachie, N.J., under water and mud, some residents said their insurance companies have left them high and dry.

11/28/2012

A customer purchases Powerball lottery tickets at a convenience store on November 26, 2012. (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Residents Of Storm-Ravaged Little Ferry, N.J., Hope For Luck With Powerball

In Little Ferry, N.J., a town torn apart by Superstorm Sandy, residents Tuesday night were hoping for a little luck through the Powerball lottery after a long month.

11/27/2012

Little Ferry School

Little Ferry, N.J., Students Return To School — Half An Hour Away

It was back to school Monday for hundreds of New Jersey children who had been out of class since Superstorm Sandy hit. But because of flood damage, children in Little Ferry were sent to a school nearly half an hour away in Lyndhurst.

11/12/2012

President Barack Obama is greeted by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie upon arriving in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on October 31, 2012 to visit areas hardest hit by Sandy. (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Vows To Restore Power, Help Residents In New Jersey

Touring storm-ravaged New Jersey with Gov. Chris Christie Wednesday, President Barack Obama pledged that all affected residents would get help as quickly as possible.

CBS New York–10/31/2012

A fire at the Victoria Car Dealership in Little Ferry, N.J. on July 19, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

Fire At Little Ferry Used Car Dealership ‘Suspicious’

Smoke and flames from a two-alarm fire at the Victoria Car Dealership in Little Ferry could be seen for miles Tuesday morning.

07/19/2011

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Jersey Town Brings Back Block Watches

Due to the poor economy and a shrinking police force, one New Jersey town is resorting to a different way to protect themselves.

11/13/2010

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