Superstorm Sandy

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

Four NYC Hospitals Damaged In Superstorm Sandy To Get $1.6 Billion

New York City is getting at least $1.6 billion in federal money to help public hospitals install floodwalls, flood proof elevators and otherwise become more storm-resilient.

11/06/2014

FILE -- Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

US Sen. Booker Wins Re-Election In New Jersey Minutes After Polls Close

New Jersey voters are faced with a plethora of decisions this Election Day, including whether U.S. Sen. Booker should get his first full term in Washington.

11/04/2014

Chris Christie Tells Heckler To Sit Down , Shut Up On Two Year Anniversary Of Sandy

Gov. Christie’s Shouting Match With Heckler Is A Topic Of Great Interest In N.J.

Gov. Chris Christie’s shouting match with a man who interrupted one of his press events Wednesday is now the talk of New Jersey.

10/30/2014

A man shots slogans to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie while speaks to the audience during a public event in Belmar, two years after Hurricane Sandy on October 29, 2014 in Belmar, New Jersey. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

VIDEO: Gov. Christie Tells Sandy Heckler To ‘Sit Down And Shut Up’

A man began heckling Christie about the pace of storm recovery and interrupted the governor’s speech Wednesday in Belmar on several occasions.

10/29/2014

Habitat for Humanity works to repair a Coney Island home damaged by Superstorm Sandy. (credit: CBS 2)

New York Marks Second Anniversary Of Superstorm Sandy

On the second anniversary of the day Superstorm Sandy devastated New York, many people are still recovering — and waiting for funding.

10/29/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie walks next to Richard Weited, owner of East Dover marina,  in Toms River on Oct. 29, 2014, the second anniversary of Hurricane Sandy slamming into the state. (credit: Getty Images)

NJ Officials, Residents On Sandy Anniversary: Rebuilding Has Been Too Slow

The second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy arrived Wednesday in New Jersey, where recovery is happening unevenly, with many houses, boardwalks and businesses rebuilt, but many other people still unable to return to their homes.

10/29/2014

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Queens Lifeguard Who Saved Six Lives During Superstorm Sandy Honored With Street Sign

Dylan Smith, a Good Samaritan who helped save many lives during Superstorm Sandy, was honored by his community on the second anniversary of the storm as the community named a street after him.

10/29/2014

Before (left) and after (right) of home rebuilding after Superstorm Sandy in Island Park (credit: CBS 2)

Song Brings Attention To People Still Struggling 2 Years After Superstorm Sandy

“Mary Magdalene,” a song co-written by Dan Beck, Gary Lucas and Jann Klose, was created to bring attention to the people still struggling to get their lives back to normal two years after the Oct. 29, 2012 storm.

10/29/2014

FILE -- Utility workers replace a pole that was damaged by Superstorm Sandy in Seaside Heights, N.J. (credit: Getty Images)

NJ Utilities: Communication With Customers Will Be Better For Next Storm

A major complaint in the days following Sandy was that customers didn’t know what repairs crews were working on when their power would be restored.

10/29/2014

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Volunteers Work To Repair Sandy-Damaged Home During Marathon Rebuild Project

On the eve on the second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, dozens of volunteers picked up hammers and saws to help a desperate Queens family reclaim their storm-damaged home.

10/28/2014

Of 298 homes destroyed during Superstorm Sandy in Union Beach, New Jersey, only 170 had been rebuilt two years later. (Credit: CBS 2)

Many Homes Not Yet Rebuilt, Residents Feel Stuck In Union Beach, N.J. 2 Years After Sandy

The devastation from Superstorm Sandy can still be seen across New Jersey, on the eve of the second anniversary of the storm.

10/28/2014

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South Street Seaport Businesses Pick Up The Pieces After Superstorm Sandy

The three businesses are located on South Street, Peck Slip and Front Street and are part of a merchants’ alliance formed in the wake of Sandy called Old Seaport New York.

10/28/2014

New homes were under construction, and some residents had returned, two years after a fire devastated Breezy Point, Queens during Superstorm Sandy in 2012. (Credit: CBS 2)

Comeback Under Way At Breezy Point 2 Years After Sandy Fire

During Superstorm Sandy on the night of Oct. 29, 2012, more than 130 homes were wiped out by a horrific fire in Breezy Point, Queens.

10/27/2014

Island Park rebuilding sign, Aug. 22, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Finally, 2 Years Later, Signs Of Progress In Island Park’s Sandy Recovery

Hurricane Sandy roared through the Tri-State Area two years ago this week. While the rebuilding continues, so does the frustration. But some affected residents say there is good that came out of the disaster. Memories of the storm are fresh.

10/27/2014

Sen. Charles Schumer holds a news conference in front of the Staten Island Ferry station on Oct. 26, 2014. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Schumer: 2 Years After Sandy, NY Has Received $17B For Infrastructure Upgrades

The money will be spent on projects such as sand barriers on Long Island, a sewer system for Suffolk County and flood protection at NYU Langone Medical Center.

10/26/2014

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