NEW MILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Six months after Superstorm Sandy nearly killed him and his family, Guillermo Hernandez is counting his blessings. The transplant to rural Connecticut from New York City misses the activity of […]
Sandy is being retired from the list of tropical storm names because of the catastrophic damage its massive size and strength caused along the East Coast last year.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s governor says more than $250 million in federal assistance has been approved to help people and businesses affected by Superstorm Sandy. The aid was made available after President Barack Obama […]
The United Way of New York City is distributing $5 million in aid to communities affected by Superstorm Sandy.
Jackie Beagon loved her life along the Connecticut coast, where she and her husband walked to the beach and church and bicycled around the neighborhood. But Superstorm Sandy ripped it all apart, and the couple was forced to sell their flood-ravaged home in Fairfield, where they lived for a quarter of a century.
Superstorm Sandy was the deadliest hurricane in the northeastern U.S. in 40 years and the second-costliest in the nation’s history, according to a report released Tuesday.
For many school districts around the state, this the third consecutive day of no class as a result of the weekend blizzard. Couple that with days lost last fall to Superstorm Sandy and local school […]
Connecticut’s federal disaster assistance for Superstorm Sandy has reached $40 million.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has extended the deadline to register for Superstorm Sandy disaster assistance from January 28 to February 12. So far more than 37 million dollars in federal disaster assistance has been […]
At last, the storm-racked Northeast is getting a House floor vote on billions in disaster relief aid for victims of October’s Superstorm Sandy, but only after a host of East Coast Republican lawmakers threatened a near mutiny against GOP Speaker John Boehner.