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New York Sandy

Federal Flood Maps Left New York Unprepared For Sandy -- And FEMA Knew It

Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

ProPublica's Al Shaw, Theodoric Meyer and Christie Thompson report: This story was co-published with WNYC Radio. When Patrice and Philip Morgan ...

Sandy Victims Get Initial $50 Million From Benefit Concert

AP | Posted 12.19.2012 | Impact

NEW YORK -- The Robin Hood Foundation says it is beginning to distribute $50 million in proceeds from last week's benefit concert to organizations hel...

Inside An Unlikely New Friendship | Posted 11.30.2012 | Politics

Big storms have a way of throwing the incongruous together. Think of that carousel in the river, or the bar that washed up, intact, a few miles from w...

Finding and Salvaging Your Property in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy

Bari Kroll | Posted 01.29.2013 | Impact
Bari Kroll

People lost all types of property during the storm -- some people lost something as big as a boat, while others lost photographs and family treasures. It is our job to use the skills we have to help in any way we can and that doesn't necessarily have to be in a conventional way.

Sabrina Siddiqui

New York Mayor Seeks Billions In Sandy Relief | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg made a visit Wednesday to Capitol Hill to advocate for $42 billion in disaster relief and preventi...

FEMA Approves More Than $664 Million For NY Sandy Victims

AP | Posted 01.26.2013 | Green

NEW YORK (AP) — More than $664 million in federal aid has been approved for New York's victims of Superstorm Sandy by the Federal Emergency Manageme...

Eamon Murphy

A Slow Recovery In Gerritsen Beach | Eamon Murphy | Posted 11.07.2012 | New York

Walking the streets of Gerritsen Beach, a peninsular neighborhood in southeast Brooklyn that was devastated by Hurricane Sandy, a visitor carrying a n...

NY Mag's Stunning Sandy Cover

Posted 11.05.2012 | Media

The cover of the latest issue of New York magazine offers a powerful glimpse of Manhattan during Hurricane Sandy. Post-hurricane conditions sent t...

In the Chaos, Hurricane Sandy's Surprises

Meredith Fineman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Meredith Fineman

Natural disasters bring to light certain things that are easy to forget.