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A city plow slammed into a tree in New Dorp, Staten Island on Wednesday, Feb. 5. (Credit: CBS 2)

Some Staten Island Roads Remain Unplowed; City Plow Takes Down Tree In New Dorp

While sidewalks have been left slushy and slick, most main roads have been cleared. But that is not the case in every neighborhood – particularly on Staten Island.

02/05/2014

Trap bags being placed as the foundation for a berm being built at Crescent Beach, Staten Island, Oct. 29, 2013. (credit: Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

Staten Islanders Reflect On Progress, Need 1 Year After Sandy Devastated Borough

On Tuesday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg toured the site at Crescent Beach on Tuesday where the 2,000 foot long berm is going in.

10/29/2013

Con Edison works on restoring power. (credit:  Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Voltage Reduced On Staten Island After Con Edison Manhole Fires

A manhole fire left part of Staten Island without power in the middle of a brutal heat wave overnight, and Con Edison has reduced voltage in many areas in as crews repair equipment.

07/06/2013

Sandy storm damage in the Ocean Breeze section of Staten Island. (credit: Peter Haskell, WCBS 880)

Second Small Business Center Opens On Staten Island

The New Dorp Small Business Development Center opened Monday to help small businesses who couldn’t take the time commuting to the other center.

05/20/2013

The ruins of a destroyed home sit in the sand on November 21, 2012 in Mantoloking, New Jersey. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

6 Months After Superstorm Sandy, Signs Of Progress But More To Be Done

Sandy caused billions of dollars in damage and left tens of thousands of people homeless after coming ashore Oct. 29. Six months later, major issues including housing, business, tourism and coastal protection still remain.

04/29/2013

Staten Island Looting

Squatters, Looters Overrun Sandy-Ravaged Staten Island Communities

When darkness sets in on Wavecrest Street in New Dorp, people say squatters make their move – crashing empty homes wrecked by the hurricane.

03/27/2013

A storm-damaged home awaits demolition in the New Dorp area of Staten Island. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Following The Sandy Money: Bloomberg’s Timetable Upsets Some NYC Residents

The first installment of federal aid for Superstorm Sandy victims will go for grants to homeowners and businesses. But some victims say Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s plan to get the money flowing by spring or early summer isn’t fast enough.

02/06/2013

New Dorp Sandy Victims

Bitter Chill Persists, Sandy Victims Remain Livid

Tri-State Area residents began the weekend in lingering bitter cold, as the temperature still refuses to climb out of the 20s, and the wind chill continues to make it feel much colder.

01/26/2013

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Some Staten Island Residents Still Call Tent Community Home Months After Sandy

It’s hard to believe there are still people living in tents three months after the storm made landfall, but that is what’s happening in New Dorp.

01/25/2013

Staten Island Sandy Relief Tent

Cold Snap Hits Sandy-Ravaged Staten Island Hard

The brutal cold snap Monday night was hitting residents hard on Staten Island, as they continue to struggle more than two months after Superstorm Sandy.

01/21/2013

Former Home In New Dorp (credit: CBS 2)

Some Residents In Sandy-Ravaged S.I. Not Happy With ‘Gawking’ Google Maps

Google’s street views are great for everything that stays the same, but on Staten Island, some homes have been destroyed.

01/04/2013

Eddie Saman clears out destroyed household belongings from his flood-damaged home in the New Dorp section of Staten Island after Sandy - Nov. 7, 2012 (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

New Dorp H.S. Teachers, Students Came To Each Others’ Rescue After Sandy

After superstorm Sandy, New Dorp High School on Staten Island became a place of salvation and on Thursday, the students shared their stories with the nation’s top education official.

12/13/2012

Sandy storm damage in New Dorp on Staten Island. (Photo: CBS 2)

New Yorkers Blast The City Over Slow-Reacting ‘Rapid Repairs Program’

More than a month after Superstorm Sandy, many victims are still struggling to get back on their feet. Now, a program set up by New York City to bring rapid relief — is coming under fire.

11/30/2012

Sandy Sunday donations on Staten Island (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

‘Sandy Sunday’ Relief Effort Announced As Staten Islanders Struggle To Recover

The goal of the five-week campaign is to urge businesses and individuals nationwide to raise funds for the rebuilding effort, according to organizers.

11/25/2012

President Barack Obama speaks on Staten Island as he reviewed areas impacted by Superstorm Sandy on November 15, 2012. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘Still A Lot Of Clean Up To Do’ In Storm-Ravaged Areas Of NYC

President Barack Obama said there is still much work to be done on the long road to recovery from Superstorm Sandy as he toured heavily damaged areas of Staten Island and other communities on Thursday.

11/15/2012

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