Seven months after Superstorm Sandy, the Red Cross still hasn’t spent more than a third of the $303 million it raised to assist victims of the storm, a strategy the organization says will help address needs that weren’t immediately apparent in the disaster’s wake.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was never a fan of MTV’s “Jersey Shore,” saying it unfairly cast the state in a negative light.
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.