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Super Storm Sandy

Bouncing Back at Dwell on Design, Los Angeles

J. Michael Welton | Posted 05.21.2016 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

On the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and with memories of Super Storm Sandy still fresh in people's minds, architects and designers are turning their attention to building smarter for the longer term, with a goal of protecting the lives of all the people through design.

Hurricane Sandy's Impact, By The Numbers

Posted 10.29.2013 | Green

One year ago, Superstorm Sandy barreled into the Eastern Seaboard, leaving parts of New York and New Jersey in ruin. A year later, recovery efforts ar...

Weather Enterprise

Peter Neill | Posted 11.11.2013 | Green
Peter Neill

Today we live with the weather as never before. The news is continuously driven not just by more sophisticated forecast but by the consequences of weather far beyond nearby locale, indeed the world over.

Chris Christie: 'Bullsh*t'

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) had choice words on Tuesday for property owners who were unwilling to give federal officials access to their land t...

The Faithful Shopper: Back to the Beach

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 04.21.2013 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Blizzard get you down? Missing the sun? There's still some time to get to your favorite island or beach getaway. Stop at any of these for summer style in the midst of winter.

A Town Hall Meeting With 'The People's Governor'

Hilaria Thomas Baldwin | Posted 04.07.2013 | Celebrity
Hilaria Thomas Baldwin

The feud between Democrats and Republicans is one that runs much deeper and more vicious than that of the Red Sox/Yankees. We choose our political label as though it were a sports team and we hold on to it, cemented in our shoes, without blinking.

Helping Up a Storm: Saving Pets After Sandy

Natasha Ashton | Posted 01.20.2013 | Impact
Natasha Ashton

As heartbreaking as it is to watch our neighbors struggle after losing their homes and possessions, it is equally tragic to consider those who also lost beloved pets to the storm.

How New York's Tech Scene Is Helping the City Rebuild

Grace Nasri | Posted 01.16.2013 | New York
Grace Nasri

One of the most active and effective communities involved in helping out in the aftermath of Sandy, was the tech community -- and for good reason.

Superstorm Sandy, Survivor's Guilt and a Psychic 3-Year-Old

Alysia Reiner | Posted 01.06.2013 | Parents
Alysia Reiner

Even unscathed by the tragedy -- sleeping warm and tight with water and electricity -- you feel the surreal dichotomy of the deep gratitude that you are OK and the staggering pain for all those who have lost something.

Sandy's Wake Up Call: Disaster Planning for Your Family

Brett Blumenthal | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Brett Blumenthal

As devastating as the last week has been, what we learn from the experience helps us move forward and prepare for what might come in the future.

Bianca Bosker

Help! Storm Forces 20-Somethings To Live With, Talk To Parents | Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.02.2012 | Parents

Parents in New York City are discovering what it ultimately takes to get their 20-something children to come over for a nice quiet evening at home: th...

Super-Storm Sandy's Teachable Moment

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 10.31.2012 | Green
Joseph A. Palermo

Today, we are facing our own public health emergency that is planetary in scope. The only option now is to sideline the Senator Inhofes and the George Wills of this world and mobilize the not-insane people and their governments to bring us back from the brink.