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Sandy Staten Island

Insurers Dogged By Claims Of Slanted Sandy Reports

AP | By DAVID B. CARUSO and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 02.26.2015 | Green

NEW YORK (AP) — When Superstorm Sandy hit the East Coast, flood insurance companies working for the Federal Emergency Management Agency dispatched a...

Lila Shapiro

Sandy Victim On Bittersweet Homecoming: 'I'm One Of The Lucky Ones'

HuffingtonPost.com | 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....

Only A Few Lucky Homeowners Receiving Promised Buyouts After Sandy

AP | MEGHAN BARR | Posted 12.28.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — NEW YORK (AP) — The forces of nature had been threatening the Staten Island's Oakwood Beach neighborhood for years, flooding the st...

Saki Knafo

Staten Island Greets Cuomo's Proposal To Buy Homes Destroyed By Sandy With Relief, Skepticism

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 02.04.2013 | New York

Three weeks after Hurricane Sandy destroyed his home, Joe Monte stood up at a meeting of Staten Island storm survivors and implored them to give up on...

David Wood

In Superstorm Sandy, Resurrected FEMA Engages 'Whole Community'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Bill Carwile heard that some guy in New Jersey was complaining that the federal government hadn't helped him during Superstorm Sand...

Saki Knafo

Developers Build New Homes In A Neighborhood Where Sandy Wreaked Havoc

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 12.17.2012 | New York

In a neighborhood of Staten Island where Hurricane Sandy flooded homes, swept boats into the streets, and caused at least two deaths, builders have al...

Saki Knafo

After Narrowly Surviving Sandy, Conservatives Turn To Government For Help

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Strangers Help Victim Who Lost Home To Sandy And THEN To Fire

Posted 11.28.2012 | Impact

After Eddie Saman pretty much lost everything he owned to Superstorm Sandy, generous do-gooders stepped forward to donate some basic necessities. But ...

Red Cross Official Calls Response To Sandy 'Near Flawless'

Posted 11.16.2012 | Impact

Though the American Red Cross continues to come under fire for what some are calling a slow recovery effort, the nonprofit maintains that its response...

Chris Kirkham

'Nobody Knows What To Do': Staten Islanders Say Official Help Has Been Slow And Inadequate

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Kirkham | Posted 11.04.2012 | Green

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- When the storm hit, Philip Ferrante's house was spared. But his neighbors down the street weren't so lucky, so he bought a vanl...

Sandy Victims In Staten /island Get Relief Fund

AP | Posted 11.02.2012 | Impact

Associated Press, NEW YORK -- A Superstorm Sandy relief fund is being created just for residents of the hard-hit New York City borough of Staten Islan...

WATCH: Staten Island 'In Pieces'

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 11.01.2012 | New York

Hurricane Sandy brought devastation down on all of New York City's boroughs, but the scale of the damage on Staten Island has some experts wondering i...