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Hurricane Sandy New York City

6 NYC Landmarks Lost To Sandy (Or Are They?)

THE NEW YORK WORLD | Posted 10.30.2013 | New York

By Sebastien Malo, The New York World Capsouto Frères 451 Washington Street, Tribeca Status: Closed. Won’t reopen. Photo: Courtesy of Jacqu...

Interactive Photos Show How Far We've Come, How Far We Have To Go

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 10.29.2013 | New York

Tuesday marks the one-year anniversary of when Hurricane Sandy's storm surge slammed New York City's coastline, destroying homes, plunging much of the...

Photos Taken By Survivors Of Sandy

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 12.24.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — NEW YORK (AP) — With her home on Long Island's Long Beach swamped by Superstorm Sandy's unyielding surge, Christina Tisi-Kramer poi...

NYC Evacuation Zones Will Include 640K More People

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 07.03.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Hurricane evacuation areas would encompass 640,000 more city residents, and the number of zones would double, under plans disclosed F...

$1.8 Billion Of Sandy Aid To Help NYC Homeowners Rebuild

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 04.08.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Grants for homeowners to fix their properties, spending to install generators at public housing complexes and competitions to create ...

Will I Lose Subway Service Every 14 Months? A Post-Sandy Metropolis

Projjal K. Dutta | Posted 01.17.2013 | New York
Projjal K. Dutta

Sandy shone a light on a well known, but not as well responded to fact -- that New York's infrastructure, crucially its public-transportation, is very old, over a century in parts and was built for a different world.

Students In Displaced Schools Can Attend Nearest One They Can Get To

Posted 11.09.2012 | Education

New York City public school students whose schools were displaced due to Hurricane Sandy can now enroll in the nearest school they can get to, the NYC...

NYC Imposes Emergency Gas Rationing

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 01.08.2013 | New York

Due to the high demand of gas post-Hurricane Sandy, New York City and Long Island will begin gas rationing on Friday morning. If your license plat...

NYC Schools Chancellor Pushes For Students To Make Up Days Missed From Hurricane Sandy

Posted 11.07.2012 | Education

New York City students may very well see their breaks shortened after Hurricane Sandy kept them out of the classroom for at least five days. According...

Sinking or Swimming in NYC

Howard Jordan Jr. | Posted 01.06.2013 | New York
Howard Jordan Jr.

New York City may be a "sink or swim" town. But, sinking isn't really an option. Not here. Not now. Not ever. So we will fight.

State-By-State Snapshot: Death Tolls And Power Outages

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 11.05.2012 | Green

-- The massive storm that started out as Hurricane Sandy slammed into the East Coast and morphed into a huge and problematic system, killing at least...

Power Outage in Lower Manhattan Causes Car Accident

Posted 11.02.2012 | New York

Though power has been restored in some areas of New York City, as of late afternoon on Friday, there are still sections that are left in the dark. ...

In Sandy's Wake, NYC Improvises

AP | MAE ANDERSON | Posted 12.31.2012 | Small Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Two days after Superstorm Sandy brought business in New York City to a standstill, stores that lost power are again serving customer...

Sandy, Social Media and Journalism's New Frontier

Ray Brescia | Posted 12.31.2012 | Media
Ray Brescia

I'm not exactly sure when on Monday night that it happened, but sometime around 10 p.m. I realized that my Twitter feed and Facebook page were delivering far more interesting, consistent and complete coverage of Sandy's havoc than the televised news ever could.

New York Entertainment Industry Slowly Resumes Work After Sandy

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 12.31.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — For the second night in a row, superstorm Sandy and its aftermath forced David Letterman to live out that performer's nightmare: Tell...

Several NYC Subway Tunnels Ravaged By Flooding

Posted 10.30.2012 | New York

New York City MTA Chairman Joseph J. Lhota released a statement Tuesday declaring Hurricane Sandy the most "devastating" disaster in the subway's 108-...

Michael Calderone

NYC Newspapers Missing From Post-Sandy Streets | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.30.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- Pat Kiernan, the NY1 anchor known for taking viewers through each morning's local newspapers, had to improvise his "In The Papers" segment...

LOOK: Massive NYC Blaze Destroys At Least 80 Homes

AP/The Huffington Post | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 12.30.2012 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — A tiny beachfront neighborhood told to evacuate before Sandy hit New York burned down as it was inundated by floodwaters, transformi...

PHOTOS: Grand Central Is Eerily Empty

Posted 10.29.2012 | New York

Following Governor Cuomo's order to shut down the MTA in preparation for Hurricane Sandy, employees at Grand Central Terminal closed up early on Sunda...

MTA Shuts Down Sunday Night, As Hurricane Nears

Posted 10.28.2012 | New York

In anticipation of Hurricane Sandy, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the MTA will suspend all mass transit service beginning at 7PM on Sunday....