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WNYC News

Breezy Point Won't Have to Go Public to Get Dunes

Thursday, March 20, 2014

The private beach community on Rockaway Peninsula has found a way to avoid opening up its beaches to the public.

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Breezy Point and Midland Beach Residents Say They Need Sandy Aid

Tuesday, January 01, 2013

As the $60.4 billon Sandy aid package remains stalled in the House of Representatives, residents of two of New York City's hardest hit neighborhoods are calling on Congress to act.

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WNYC News

Beached Whale Is Dead, Official Says

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

A wildlife official says an endangered whale has died after getting stranded on a beach in a coastal enclave of New York City.

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WNYC News

Group Warns of Possible Insurance Problem Post-Sandy

Sunday, November 25, 2012

A consumer group is warning that some people whose homes were damaged or destroyed as a result of Sandy may be denied coverage.

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WNYC News

Specialized NYPD Unit Works in Unexpected Ways Post-Sandy

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

WNYC

Some residents in areas hard hit by Sandy say they’ve been left on their own to cope with the severe damage inflicted by the storm — supplies are limited and help has been slow to reach them. It may seem uncharacteristic, but the New York Police Department’s Emergency Service Unit has been doing more than its usual tactical support or rescues.

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