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Homes destroyed or damaged by Sandy in Belle Harbor, Queens - Nov. 6, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Red Cross Steps Up To Help Sandy Evacuees With Last Minute Hotel Funds

But the Red Cross said Friday that it had committed up to $1 million to extend the hotels of many of those families.

10/04/2013

Dylan Clay dons a HazMat suit to walk through her Freeport, L.I. home (Credit CBS 2)

A Year After Sandy L.I. Home Remains Plagued By Mold

One homeowner thought that she had won the war on mold in her damaged home, but as CBS 2’s John Slattery reported, she may be losing the battle.

10/03/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo   (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Announces Plan To Help Homeowners Impacted By Irene, Lee, And Sandy

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a program that will fully compensate homeowners who were affected by Hurricane Irene, Tropical Storm Lee, and Superstorm Sandy on Saturday.

09/28/2013

Gov. Dan Malloy tours flooding in New Milford, CT - Mar 8, 2011 - Photo: Governor's Office

Gov. Malloy Wants To Streamline Sandy Relief For Small Businesses

The state has allocated about $4 million to support small businesses that were damaged or lost income due to the storm in Fairfield, New London, New Haven, and Middlesex counties and on Mashantucket Pequot land.

09/28/2013

Beachgoers Sunbathe (Photo credit: MANAN/VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)

N.J. Residents Enjoy Glorious Day At The Shore In Spite Of Tough Summer

Clouds parted and temperatures rose to the 80’s on Saturday as beach goers made one of the final trips of the season to the beach in Brick.

08/31/2013

After the Reign Performs With Bruce Springsteen

‘Stronger Than The Storm’ Contest Winners Say Song Was Composed Night Sandy Struck

After the Reign bested more than 235 entries in the contest that was created by the “Stronger than the Storm” campaign that’s trying to drive visitors to the shore after Superstorm Sandy devastated many beach areas.

08/29/2013

A Highlands, N.J. home and the one next to it had be demolished after it slipped off of it's foundation. (Credit CBS 2)

N.J. Homes Demolished After Building Slips Off Of Foundation

The two-story home was being raised to protect it from flooding when it fell and partially came down on the house next door.

08/23/2013

Sand coats the floor of a destroyed home on Nov. 21, 2012 in Mantoloking, N.J.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Dr. Max Gomez: Months Later Sandy Could Still Harm Your Health

Almost ten months after Sandy the affects of the storm are still being felt in surprising ways.

08/22/2013

Dennis Komsa reads a letter that he wrote with his father some five decades ago. (Credit CBS 2)

Decades Old Message In A Bottle Returned To Original Writer

A message in a bottle that was tossed into the sea by a little boy some five decades ago has been returned to its original owner.

08/19/2013

A car crushed by a tree following Hurricane Sandy in the Financial District. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Museum Seeks Photo Submissions For Superstorm Sandy Exhibit

A photo exhibition coming to the Museum of the City of New York this fall will put on display scenes of the storm captured by both professional photographers and city residents.

07/31/2013

New Long Beach Boardwalk (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Officials: New Section Of Long Beach Boardwalk ‘Stronger Than Ever’

Upgrades to the boardwalk included stronger tropical hardwood, a new retaining wall, and energy saving LED lighting.

07/27/2013

People walk through the arcade area on the newly rebuilt boardwalk after it was damaged by Superstorm Sandy on May 4, 2013 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Report: Jersey Shore Revenues Down This Summer In Spite Of Recovery Efforts

Manasquan is one town whose revenue decline can be attributed to just about every problem experienced along the shore. Beach revenue, including from parking, was down $290,000 through July 21.

07/27/2013

An Island Park couple who lost their house to Sandy had a new modular home constructed. (Credit CBS 2)

Sandy Victims Watch New Modular Home Come Together In One Day

Mike and Gabrielle Fehlig were on hand to watch their new home get put together piece by piece. Their old home, which was built in the 1920’s, was destroyed during the storm.

07/16/2013

A home in Mystic Islands, N.J. wrecked by Superstorm Sandy (credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Report: Federal Aid May Have Prevented Local Tax Hikes In Sandy’s Wake

Waves of federal aid, some strategic borrowing, lowered property values and surplus accounts helped many shore communities avoid having to raise taxes drastically to compensate for the lost tax revenue.

07/14/2013

Gov. Chris Christie tours boardwalk and dune rebuilding along the beach in Sea Girt, N.J. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Christie Visits Jersey Shore To Promote ‘Stronger NJ’ Grant Program

It’s another trip down the Jersey shore for Governor Chris Christie — but it’s not a vacation.

07/03/2013

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