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.
Democrats and Republicans in Connecticut are criticizing the GOP leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives for failing to take up federal financial help to communities and residents hit hard by Superstorm Sandy.
WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut labor officials say the state’s economy added a scant 300 jobs in November, which was hampered by recovery efforts following Superstorm Sandy. The state said on Thursday that the unemployment […]
Some residents driven from their Staten Island homes by Superstorm Sandy will be offered temporary housing in western Connecticut, an initiative involving local leaders with close ties to the hard-hit New York City borough.
WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ The Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles is ending its extension on expiration dates for driver’s licenses, registrations and vehicle emissions tests. The extensions were given because many DMV offices were closed […]