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After Sandy, Only A Lucky Few Getting Buyouts

The forces of nature had been threatening the Staten Island’s Oakwood Beach neighborhood for years, flooding the streets every time it rained, sending crabs skittering into bungalows and swamping basements so regularly that it was just accepted as part of life.

10/28/2013

Aerials from Governor Dannel Malloy's tour of damage from Hurricane Sandy. (Credit: Connecticut National Guard)

Homeowners Can Apply For Storm Sandy Relief Online

Connecticut’s Department of Housing plans to inform homeowners affected by Superstorm Sandy about how they can apply for federal relief funds.

09/02/2013

Simsbury (Jeff Hugabonne/WTIC Photo)

CL&P Says Five Storms Cost $462.3 Million; Company Asks To Recover $414 Million

Connecticut Light and Power says the five major storms the last two years have cost it $462.4 million dollars — and it is asking permission to pass $414 million of that on to ratepayers starting in December of next year.

03/28/2013

Aerials from Governor Malloy's tour of damage from Hurricane Sandy (Courtesy Connecticut National Guard)

Senate Passes $50.5 Billion Sandy Aid

Congress is sending a $50.5 billion emergency relief measure for Superstorm Sandy victims to President Barack Obama for his signature.

01/28/2013

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Sandy Victims See Temporary Digs

NEW MILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Residents of Staten Island, N.Y., displaced by Superstorm Sandy are getting a chance to see the temporary housing they’re being offered in Connecticut through an initiative involving local leaders with […]

12/13/2012

Snow falls on trees in Farmington. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Oh, No, Not Again: Nor’easter Heads Toward State

Some schools around Connecticut are closing early as a nor’easter approaches with a barrage of gusty winds and rain or snow.

11/07/2012

File photo of a large tree knocked over by the winds of Superstorm Sandy. (Photo by MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Conn. Man Dies In Tree-Cutting Accident

A 53-year-old Connecticut man has died after falling more than 40 feet while cutting a tree during a cleanup job after Superstorm Sandy.

11/04/2012

File photo of an uprooted tree. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Skeleton Found When Historic Conn. Tree Uprooted

New Haven police say superstorm Sandy has revealed a skeleton beneath the town green that may have been there since colonial times.

10/30/2012

File photo of a cop car with its lights on. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Man Charged With Murder After Storm Stabbing

Police say a 40-year-old Westerly man was charged with murder after allegedly stabbing an acquaintance as superstorm Sandy bore down in Rhode Island.

10/30/2012

Hurricane Sandy, Oct. 24, 2012 (NOAA/ Getty Images)

“Frankenstorm” Could Be A Billion-Dollar Storm

Government forecasters say a big storm that they’re calling “Frankenstorm” is likely to blast most of the U.S. East Coast next week.

10/25/2012