storm relief

Gov. Christie Hears From Jersey Shore Residents At Belmar Town Hall MeetingIt has been nearly 17 months since Sandy roared ashore and devastated homes and businesses. Some of those who are affected by the storm made their voices heard Tuesday.
Bloomberg Announces Property Tax Relief For Those Impacted By SandyLife after Hurricane Sandy is going to get a whole lot easier for New York City homeowners and businesses ravaged by the storm.
NYS Assemblyman In Tornado-Ravaged Okla. To Repay Support Given During Sandy"As I walk around and there's an mixture of confusion and grief and just so much uncertainty, that's exactly what we felt six months ago."
Grant To United Way To Help With Long-Term Sandy Recovery EffortThe donations collected after Sandy struck on Oct. 29 will go to communities in seven states: Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and West Virginia.
Sandy Relief Group Assisted By Grant From Robin Hood FoundationThe grassroots charitable group Friends of Rockaway is helping those who need work done on their homes and those who need a place to work.
Staten Island Resident: Devastation From Sandy Turned Into 'Loss Of The American Dream'Pedro Correa has been living in a rental but said he really can't start over unless or until the government buys him out.
Christie: National Flood Insurance Program Has 'Stunk,' Been A 'Disgrace' To Sandy VictimsGov. Christie was blunt as he talked to an audience in the hard-hit bay shore community about the government's handling of the National Flood Insurance Program. The governor said the program has funding, but has not yet released it to the state.
Local Relief Organizations Receive Donations Brought In By 12-12-12 ConcertThe Robin Hood Foundation has already sent checks to more than 160 organizations involved in the relief effort. The charity has been thinking small in its distribution of the funds.
Federal Grant To Help Get Unemployed Conn. Residents Back To Work In Storm Clean-Up EffortThe grant will allow the state to pay for roughly 120 new positions for up to 20 weeks for clean-up, demolition, repair, renovation and reconstruction of public structures and property damaged in the storm.
'Occupy Sandy' Volunteers Grow Presence In BrooklynThe Occupy Sandy volunteer movement by Occupy Wall Street members has been growing in Brooklyn.
Carrie Underwood Donates Concert Earnings To Superstorm Sandy ReliefShe tells the crowd at her Atlantic City concert that "anything I make [from this show] is going right back into the community."