Dear ABC News Fixer: We have had flood insurance for our primary and only home on the Jersey Shore since 2003. We’ve been with Allstate since 2005. We were flooded from Hurricane Sandy and our claim is done. Recently, we received a revised flood policy declaration page from Alls
A Canastota-based business has won a national award for its Hurricane Sandy emergency disaster relief. Abscope Environmental Inc. is one of 41 companies across the nation honored by Environmental Business Journal, a national business research publication. The company, which was as a m
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will accept applications for easements from landowners who want to enroll floodplains impacted by Hurricane Sandy in 2012. Applications will be accepted until April 18, 2014. This is the second round of applications to be accepted. “Floodplain
The stories that continue to surface about the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy include photographer Randy Taylor, who lost almost the entire archive of his work that spanned nearly 40 years as a result of the deadly storm. Taylor kept his archive in a storage facility and wasn’t
Though Hurricane Sandy brought a force of destruction that devastated much of Long Island and the surrounding tri-state area, researchers at the College of Natural Resources and Environment at Virginia Tech think that it may have been a blessing in disguise for piping plovers. The tin
NJ.comRemembering Sandy Hook and standing by N.J.'s anti-gun legislators | OpinionNJ.comBy Mark Barden. The morning of December 14, 2012, was unfolding in much the same way across the country. School buses were trundling through neighborhoods collecting their charges from the crisp, wintery air and classrooms were beginning to bustle ...
CBS LocalFEMA funding for Sandy damage in New Jersey tops $6.9BThe StateBob Menendez and Cory Booker of New Jersey and Charles Schumer and Kristen Gillibrand of New York will launch a Sandy task force Tuesday. The panel will examine problems with FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program that arose after Sandy and ...FEMA pumps more than $6.9 billion into […]
NJ.comN.J.'s plan for spending third round of Sandy aid approved by fedsNJ.comNew Jersey's plan for spending $502 million in federal disaster recovery funds has been approved, state officials announced on Thursday, and nearly half of the money is dedicated to a housing rebuilding grant program that has faced harsh criticism from ...
New Jersey Marathon nearly back to form post Sandy, Boston bombingsNJ.comLONG BRANCH - One of the Jersey Shore's biggest annual events, the New Jersey Marathon, is scheduled to return to the Jersey Shore on Sunday. Now in its 19th year, the New Jersey Marathon & Half Marathon is the state's largest marathon with more than ...and more »
Asbury Park Press$117M in Sandy aid for new rentals in Monmouth, OceanAsbury Park PressThe New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency last week announced the funding approvals for 18 affordable-housing projects brings the total to about $360 million in loan commitments, financed by the Sandy aid package passed by Congress in ...