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These Designs Could Save NYC And Other Cities From Another Hurricane

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 06.03.2014 | Green

Six winning entries in a groundbreaking federal design competition to protect cities from rising sea levels were announced on Monday, and include a co...

Lila Shapiro

Sandy Victim On Bittersweet Homecoming: 'I'm One Of The Lucky Ones' | Lila Shapiro | Posted 10.29.2013 | Green

A year after Superstorm Sandy destroyed Pedro Correa’s neighborhood on the southeastern shore of Staten Island, he visited what used to be his home....

NYC Takes Over Control Of South Street Seaport Museum

AP | Posted 09.07.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City has taken control of the South Street Seaport Museum. It continues to struggle with an estimated $22 million in damage...

PHOTOS: Sandy's Destruction At NYC Schools

| Posted 02.27.2013 | New York

By Jill Colvin, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer NEW YORK CITY — Hurricane Sandy ravaged public schools in low-lying areas across the city — and new p...

2 Months Post-Sandy, Some Rockaways Residents STILL Without Heat

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

More than two months after Superstorm Sandy swept through the Northeast, leaving behind a trail of unprecedented devastation, some New York City resid...

Saki Knafo

After Narrowly Surviving Sandy, Conservatives Turn To Government For Help | Saki Knafo | Posted 12.12.2012 | Green

On the southern shore of Staten Island, the remains of a street called Kissam Avenue stretch across the marshland, a trail of ruins leading to the sea...

When Water Views Become Water Fronts

Toni Haber | Posted 01.07.2013 | New York
Toni Haber

I was walking by the Fishs Eddy storefront window the other day. It was hard to miss as the entire window was covered in familiar yellow Post-it notes.

Katherine Bindley

Why New York Canceled The Marathon | Katherine Bindley | Posted 11.02.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- The show was supposed to go on. Mayor Michael Bloomberg said in a midday press conference Friday that the ING New York City Marathon would...

How Small Businesses Can Get Help To Recover From Hurricane Sandy

DNAinfo | Posted 11.02.2012 | New York

NEW YORK CITY — As small business owners begin digging out their businesses in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, navigating available programs can be a c...

Teaching After a Disaster

Lori Ungemah | Posted 01.02.2013 | Education
Lori Ungemah

Schools serve an important function after a disaster such as Hurricane Sandy; they provide a sense of normalcy amid chaos. As much as I have tried to embrace the slow life of this past week, there was a definite feeling that something was amiss.

Bloomberg: NYC Death Toll Rises To 37

Reuters | Posted 01.01.2013 | New York

NEW YORK, Nov 1 (Reuters) - At least 37 people have been killed in New York City due to the massive storm Sandy, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said on Thu...

Could Sea Barriers Have Saved NYC From Sandy?

AP | PETER SVENSSON and JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 01.01.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- The vast destruction wreaked by the storm surge in New York could have been prevented with a sea barrier of the type that protects major c...

New Yorkers Begin To Stir To Life With Heavy Traffic, Power Losses

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ and RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 12.31.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — Two days after superstorm Sandy brought New York to a standstill, residents itching to get back to work and their old lives noticed s...

New York Dogs

Jeff Danziger | Posted 12.30.2012 | New York
Jeff Danziger


Hurricane Leaves At Least 10 People Killed In NYC; Massive Power Outages, Subway Destruction

AP | COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 12.30.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — The massive storm that pummeled the East killed 10 people in New York City and left the nation's largest city eerily quiet Tuesday, w...

NYC Closes School For Second Day On Tuesday

AP | Posted 10.29.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Mayor Michael Bloomberg says New York City schools will remain closed on Tuesday as Hurricane Sandy approaches. The city had closed its 1...

Matt Sledge

New York City Prepares For Hurricane Sandy | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.28.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers had been ordered to evacuate and the city's mass transit system was shut down on Sunday as officials ...