Articles Tagged ‘FEMA’

Hurricane Sandy

Life Goes on Post-Hurricane Sandy…Slowly

Kevin Collins is enjoying relaxing music and sifting through a…



Long Island Businesses After Hurricane Sandy

After Sandy: Some Long Island Businesses Bust, Some Boom

Ivan Sayles, owner of the popular waterfront restaurant Rachel’s Waterside…



Island Park Hurricane Sandy

Island Park: Suffering 2 Weeks After Hurricane Sandy

While New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo unloaded food at a Waldbaum’s parking lot in Long Beach Saturday, dozens of volunteers a mile away handed out…



Hurricane Sandy: 266k Apply for FEMA Aid

More than a quarter of a million people devastated by Superstorm Sandy have applied for aid through the federal government, officials said Tuesday, a week…



Hundreds of people swarmed a Hess gas station on Sunrise Highway in Lindenhurst on foot and by car Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 to get as much fuel as they could as temperatures continued to drop and more than 700,000 residents remained without heat or electricity one week after Hurricane Sandy wreaked devastation across the Northeast. It was a familiar scene across Long Island. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Gas Crisis: Promises and Hope

Much-needed gasoline deliveries began trickling into fuel-starved communities across Long Island throughout the weekend as temperatures plummeted and lengthy gas lines continued to expand. The…



Nassau and Suffolk Will Receive Federal Disaster Aid

New York State Governor David A. Paterson announced yesterday that President Barack Obama has issued a major federal disaster declaration for Nassau, Orange, Richmond, Rockland,…