Obama Signs $50.5 Billion Sandy Relief BillPresident Barack Obama on Tuesday night signed the $50.5 billion Sandy relief package into law.
Cuomo To Focus On Gun Control, Minimum Wage In State Of The State AddressNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo next week will deliver his third State of the State address, setting an agenda that was set to include gun control and raising the minimum wage.
New Year Brings Hope To Sandy-Ravaged Staten IslandFor those devastated by Superstorm Sandy, the new year brings new hope of better days to come – and also an emphasis on helping others in need.
Mayor's Office Calls Reports That 'Tent City Must Be Taken Down By Jan 1' UnfoundedIn an email to WCBS 880 the Mayor's Office said that reports of an order to take down the tent city are unfounded, but Graziano said she is still cautious, and wants the city to help find tents in a warmer location.
12-12-12 Concert Delivers The Goods, Legends Rock MSG For Sandy VictimsLegends of the world of music took the stage at Madison Square Garden for the "12-12-12" concert Wednesday night, as many victims of Superstorm Sandy continue to suffer and require help.
Gov. Cuomo Announces Federal Grant To Help Get Thousands Of New Yorkers Back To WorkThe New York State Department of Labor is administering the funds and will work with communities to help deploy workers to job sites.
Where To Donate Or Volunteer To Sandy Relief EffortIf you are looking for ways to offer support in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy, many organizations are looking for extra manpower or resources to aid in the relief effort.
Talking To Your Kids About Hurricane Damage, Defeating Disaster Distress From the stress of dealing with the aftermath of back to back storms, to dealing with the outcome of the presidential elections - which not everyone agreed on - we know there are parents out there that could use some tips on teaching their kids to cope.
Frustrated Residents Of Belle Harbor Band Together In Relief EffortThe community has set up a command center in St. Francis de Sales Church.
U.S. Aircraft Carrier Spotted Off The Coast Of The Rockaways As Part Of Federal Response To SandyChopper 2 saw the military vessel in the Atlantic Ocean, a part of the federal response to superstorm Sandy. It is a hopeful sight for folks in Queens, who were among some of the hardest hit residents during the storm.
Gov. Malloy Addresses Alleged Post-Irene Disaster Relief Fraud In ConnecticutBenefits under the federal "Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Program" were opened up to Connecticut families after the storm. They could requesting and receive money to replace spoiled food and cover other expenses.