Bob Hennelly


Bob Hennelly appears in the following:

Utility Regulator Weighs Options Post Sandy

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

In the wake of Sandy's unprecedented, prolonged blackout, New Jersey's utility regulator plans to explore ways the state's power grid can be made less vulnerable to high winds and flooding.


Fiscal Cliff Could Hinder Sandy Recovery Efforts

Monday, November 19, 2012

President Obama and Republicans in Congress have yet to agree on a solution to the impending fiscal cliff, a package of tax hikes and spending cuts set to go into effect in the New Ye...

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FEMA Eyeballs Sandy's NJ Hit

Sunday, November 18, 2012


Thanks to a preliminary aerial assessment done by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, New Jersey officials and residents are getting a clearer picture of just how wide a swath of destruction Sandy cut through the Garden State.  


NJ After Sandy: To Rebuild or To Re-Design?

Friday, November 16, 2012


New Jersey is now going about the painstaking task of assessing the damage done by Sandy and determining what can be replaced and what is lost forever.   A spokesman for Governor Christie confirms that the Governor expects to have a preliminary dollar estimate Friday of the damage wrought by Sandy.

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In Christie's Hometown, Outages Frustrate Residents and Officials

Saturday, November 10, 2012

In Mendham Township, Ruth Eckert put her family's plight of being without power for 12 days on a handmade sign.

"I haven't been able to get any information" from Jersey Central Power and Light, Eckert said.

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After Sandy: Schools and Displaced Students

Friday, November 09, 2012

WNYC’s Bob Hennelly and WNYC reporter and SchoolBook contributor Beth Fertig provide information for students in NYC and NJ who are attending different schools after being displaced by Sandy.

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With Power Still Out, NJ Pols Feel the Heat

Thursday, November 08, 2012


With better weather predicted over the next few days,  utility crews throughout the region are expected to pick  up the pace of power restoration. But outages will persist into next week and it is local officials who are feeling the heat


Christie: I Didn't 'Embrace' President Obama

Wednesday, November 07, 2012


Governor Chris Christie said Wednesday he'd worked "very hard" for Mitt Romney and the Republican ticket and argued he didn't "embrace" President Barack Obama.  Christie has been under fire from some conservative commentators for overly-effusive praise of the President in the wake of storm Sandy.


Extended News from WNYC and NJPR

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

WNYC's Richard Hake and NJPR's David Furst provide extended news coverage of the election results and the latest on recovery efforts following Hurricane Sandy with WNYC's Bob Hennelly. Plus, WNYC business editor Charlie Herman talks about this morning's stock market.

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Election Day Call-In: Voting After Sandy, and Voting in the Swing States

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

It's Election Day! We talk to reporters, look at the important story lines, and more importantly take your calls. With:

  • WNYC's Richard Hake and New Jersey Public Radio's David Furst with the latest news on voting and the Sandy recovery, with NJPR's Nancy Solomon and WNYC's Beth Fertig and Bob Hennelly

  • Your calls for our Informal, Unofficial, Thoroughly Unscientific Exit Poll: How is post-Sandy voting going? What does voting today mean to you? Call 646-829-3980 or post below!

Plus, reporters from crucial swing states discuss the latest polls and how their states are shaping up on Election Day:

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Extended News from WNYC and NJPR 11AM

Monday, November 05, 2012

In the wake of Sandy and on the eve of national elections we continue extended news with WNYC's Richard Hakeand NJPR's David Furst, plus WNYC's Bob Hennelly and NJPR's Nancy Solomon report on commuting between New Jersey and New York and the latest on power restoration.

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Dispatch | As Problems Mount, Mendham Residents Come Together

Friday, November 02, 2012

Several New Jersey communities are still struggling in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy. Residents in some areas are banding together to help each other out, and solidifying a sense ...

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Coping After Sandy

Friday, November 02, 2012

Reporters, experts and listeners provide news and information from around the region as the region continues to clean up and recover.

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More on the Aftermath of Superstorm Sandy

Thursday, November 01, 2012

Andrea Bernstein, David Furst, Richard Hake and Bob Hennelly of WNYC's newsroom check in on water advisories in New Jersey and transit developments in the area.  Plus, FEMA coordinator Mike Byrne calls in and WNYC's Stephen Nessen from Breezy Point.

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Gov. Christie Gets Close Up View of Sandy’s Destruction

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

On Bordentown Road in the Old Bridge section of Sayreville, N.J.,  traumatized residents begged Governor Chris Christie to come and view what Sandy had wrought. What he saw was one home after another where the force of Sandy had moved homes off their foundations

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Updates from New Jersey

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

WNYC’s Bob Hennelly gives us an update on the effects of Hurricane Sandy on New Jersey. We’ll also be taking calls: 646-829-3980!

NJ residents: Let us know how you are faring—leave a comment!

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NJ Braces for Hurricane Sandy

Friday, October 26, 2012

Governor Chris Christie called for mandatory evacuations of barrier islands from Sandy Hook to Cape May. Are you in a flood zone? Check out WNYC's NY-NJ storm surge map.

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Report: Outside Money Floods House Races, Too

Tuesday, October 23, 2012


Money flooding in politics after the Citizens United Supreme Court decision isn't only affecting the presidential campaign.  A new Brennan Center for Justice report says money is flooding in to House races as well, including three in New York, in hopes of affecting the balance of power in congress.

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Arrest of Terror Suspect Sparks Debate Over Student Visas

Friday, October 19, 2012

The arrest of a 21-year-old Bangladeshi man who came to the U.S. on a student visa and allegedly plotted to blow up the Federal Reserve Building in Lower Manhattan has prompted calls for greater scrutiny of the nation’s international student visa program.

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Bomb Plot; Bloomberg Super PAC

Friday, October 19, 2012

WNYC reporter Bob Hennelly discusses Mayor Bloomberg's new Super PAC, as well as the foiled plot to blow up the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.


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