Superstorm Sandy

A military Humvee drives through a flooded road caused by Superstorm Sandy. (Photo by STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

CL&P Receives Good Marks From State Regulators

Good marks for Connecticut Light & Power in their Superstorm Sandy restoration efforts. State regulators say the company’s power restoration efforts during Superstorm Sandy were clearly improved compared to previews storms – specifically Tropical Storm […]

08/22/2013

File photo of some of the damage left in the Northeast by Superstorm Sandy. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Requests for State Sandy Aid Can Be Filed Soon

MILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Monday he expects the state of Connecticut will soon begin collecting applications for federal financial assistance from homeowners and small business affected by last year’s Superstorm […]

08/12/2013

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

Information Sessions Planned On Sandy Repairs

Owners of Connecticut historic properties damaged by last year’s Superstorm Sandy will have an opportunity to learn more about available financial assistance to pay for repairs. The first of three public informational sessions is scheduled […]

08/03/2013

Senator Richard Blumenthal, Senator Chris Murphy (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Conn. Panel to Discuss Rebuilding After Superstorm

MILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s two U.S. senators are meeting with federal, state and local officials to discuss rebuilding after Superstorm Sandy and steps that can be taken to blunt future storm damage. Sen. Chris […]

07/26/2013

File photo of debris on a beach. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Note Found Amid Sandy Debris Is From Dead Girl

A dozen years ago, a 10-year-old girl wrote a message on a scrap of paper, placed it in a ginger-ale bottle and launched it into the waters off Long Island. Now, that bottle has been discovered amid a beach strewn with debris from Superstorm Sandy.

07/11/2013

Stonington Man Making Art from Storm Debris

CHARLESTOWN, R.I. (AP) _ A Connecticut man is turning debris he found at Misquamicut Beach after Superstorm Sandy into art. The Westerly Sun reports (http://bit.ly/12KVdEE ) that Matt Peel of Pawcatuck, Conn. spent a month […]

07/05/2013

A military Humvee drives through a flooded road caused by Superstorm Sandy. (Photo by STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawmakers to Review Sandy Storm Aid Plan

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Two legislative committees are reviewing a proposed action plan from Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration for spending more than $10.5 million in federal money awarded after Superstorm Sandy hit Connecticut. The […]

06/25/2013

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

Hotel’s Stay Policy Violated State Law During Storm Sandy

The Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection says a Stamford hotel tried to require longer than usual stays during Superstorm Sandy last October and will forfeit $1,800 to the state.

06/20/2013

Hurricane Sandy, Oct. 29 (NOAA/Getty Images)

Mayor Says City Needs Additional Storm Sandy Recovery $$

Bridgeport’s mayor says the governor’s plan for allocating $72 million in federal funding to recover from Superstorm Sandy isn’t adequate for the city’s needs.

06/11/2013

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

How Will State Hand Out Fed. Money to Sandy Victims?

Connecticut could be getting millions of dollars from HUD to help with storm Sandy repairs. Almost 72-millions dollars to help Connecticut with storm Sandy recovery, but who will get it? Gov. Malloy has submitted a […]

06/07/2013

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