The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says the train went off the tracks when it hit a “bumping block” at the station.
Police on Sunday were searching for a suspect who stole a woman’s purse at a Staten Island CVS drugstore.
Investigators believe Marc Steinberg could be responsible for stealing at least four cars from outside three Staten Island gyms.
The walls of their home gave way when the storm hit, and George and Amanda were pulled under the surging tide.
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.
The rain fell Monday on a small memorial of weathered candles and a deflated balloon in Tottenville where Patricia Dresch lost her husband George and 13-year-old daughter Angela.
Amanda Casella, a 17-year-old high school senior from Tottenville, found hundreds of photos strewn throughout the woods in her neighborhood and said she wants to get them back to whoever they belong to.
Surrounded by horrifying devastation, residents of Staten Island were preparing Monday night for another hit when a Nor’easter plows through the area later in the week.
The woman and her daughter were sleeping when the car plowed through the wall of their ground floor apartment, pinning the two under the vehicle in a front bedroom.
Around 7 a.m., an armed man wearing a black mask confronted a homeowner outside his Dawn Court home, police said.
They lived the life of luxury, but allegedly accepted handouts that you paid for.