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Hoboken Mayor Says Lack of Insurance Means 'Thousands' Will Be Homeless

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer said Wednesday that she estimates thousands of residents are going to be homeless because of the lack of flood insurance coverage.

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Waterfront Development Continues Despite Storm Risk, Report Says

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Development of at-risk coastal areas in New York and New Jersey has been on the rise even as the potential for a storm surge increases, according to one report.

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Grab and Go Visits Start to Storm-Damaged NJ Homes

Friday, November 09, 2012

Residents of some of the Jersey shore communities that were hardest hit by Sandy are being escorted back onto the barrier islands to briefly retrieve belongings before leaving again.

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Mayor Says Public Housing Should Get Power Back by Saturday

Friday, November 09, 2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg says most of New York City's public housing residents should have electricity by Saturday and heat by early next week.

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In Sandy's Wake, Aquarium Struggling to Stay Afloat

Thursday, November 08, 2012

The New York Aquarium on Coney Island is closed indefinitely after it was pounded by Sandy's storm surge. The boardwalk aquarium is home to 12,000 marine animals.

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Some Large Artifacts at 9/11 Museum Exposed to Sandy Flood Waters

Thursday, November 08, 2012

The September 11th Museum says some of the large artifacts already placed in its subterranean, uncompleted facility at the World Trade Center have been exposed to flood waters.

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Look | Preparing for One Storm by Cleaning Up the Mess from Another

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

City parks are closed as another storm approaches the region. In the city’s most well-known park, the staff has been trying clean up much of the damage caused by Sandy to prepare for the Nor’easter that could bring more rain and winds that will batter Central Park’s trees.

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Long Beach Prepares for Long Recovery After Sandy

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Long Island's Nassau County is among the hardest hit areas from last week’s massive storm. Tens of thousands of residents still don’t have power, and several areas have suffered damage from downed power lines, trees, and flooding — especially in Long Beach.

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With Power Still Out, NJ Comes Up With New Voting Plan

Monday, November 05, 2012

Large areas of New Jersey are still without power a week after Sandy. It has helped complicate voting for many residents hoping to cast a ballot on Tuesday’s election. N.J. Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno has been spearheading efforts to make sure victims of Sandy can vote.

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Nanny Arrested for Killing 2 Kids in Her Care

Saturday, November 03, 2012

The nanny suspected of stabbing two children and then stabbing her self in front their mother has been charged with first and second-degree murder.

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Remaining in the Flood Zone, Despite the Warnings

Thursday, November 01, 2012

Staten Island was one of the areas hit hard by massive flooding from Sandy. Among the people that stayed, was the family of 17-year-old Tasina Berkey, a current Radio Rookie. 

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Bloomberg Endorses Obama for President

Thursday, November 01, 2012

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, citing climate change, endorsed President Barack Obama on Thursday.

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New Jersey Issues Water Advisory, Restrictions

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

A boil water advisory has been issued for several municipalities in New Jersey, as the state continues to cope with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Water-use restrictions statewide  having also been ordered to aid conservation amid possible shortages after superstorm Sandy.

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How to Help | Sandy Recovery

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Are you able to assist in storm cleanup? Do you have donations of food, supplies or clothing? We're keeping an updated list of how people can help. For the latest updates from our re...

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Tri-State Area Hunkers Down for Sandy: What You Need to Know

Monday, October 29, 2012

It may have been downgrade from a hurricane, but regional officials warned of major flooding and days of disruption as Sandy swings toward the East Coast Monday evening. The threatening rains and high winds forced leaders throughout the area to call for evacuations, to open shelters and to shut down mass transit.

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US Stock Markets Closed Thru Tuesday

Sunday, October 28, 2012

U.S. stock markets will be closed for a second day straight day. The New York Stock Exchange and the NASDAQ will be closed on Monday and Tuesday due to Hurricane Sandy, which is currently aiming for the East Coast.

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Tri-State Braces as Hurricane Sandy Takes Aim

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Hurricane Sandy is barreling toward the tri-state region with heavy rain and wind gusts that forced officials to call for evacuations, shut down mass transit and prepare for the wors...

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City Braces for Possible Transit Shut Down; Evacuations in Parts of NJ, NY

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Mandatory evacuations are underway in parts of New York and New Jersey as Hurricane Sandy barrels toward the East Coast — and transit officials in New York are preparing for a possi...

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NHL Cancels Games Through November

Friday, October 26, 2012

The NHL has canceled all its games through the end of November because of the labor dispute between owners and players.

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Nanny Worked for Family for Years, Police Say

Friday, October 26, 2012

The nanny who is suspected of killing two young children she cared for has worked for the Upper West Side family for about two years and had no known history of mental illness, police said Friday.

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