Archive: July 2013

Lady Liberty Reopens After Hurricane Sandy

New York’s iconic Statute of Liberty reopened for the Fourth of July fireworks festival after being closed since Hurricane Sandy damaged the land surrounding it.  Lady Liberty’s reopening was a sign for many New Yorkers that life continues… Read More »

FEMA Increases Reimbursements to New Jersey Areas Hit Hardest by Hurricane Sandy

The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that it will increase the amount it will reimburse New Jersey communities hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy.  Although President Obama’s Hurricane Sandy disaster plan initiated a 75-25 percent split between federal and… Read More »

Discovery of Rockaway Man Brings Hurricane Sandy Death Toll to 44

The recent discovery of a man’s body in the Queen’s Rockaway Beach area brings the death toll from Hurricane Sandy to 44. Unfortunately, the man’s quiet existence in a small trailer located on a tiny block of Rockaway… Read More »

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