Articles Tagged ‘lindenhurst’

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Social Media a Lifeline in Post-Sandy Long Island

It was 2:45 a.m. on Oct. 30 and the anonymous person behind the City of Long Beach’s Facebook page somehow squeezed this seemingly ho-hum message…



Hurricane Sandy

Life Goes on Post-Hurricane Sandy…Slowly

Kevin Collins is enjoying relaxing music and sifting through a…



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Long Island Endures: Tales From Hurricane Sandy’s Aftermath

Editor’s Note: The numbers are staggering. The reality is heartbreaking….



Rep. Tim Bishop, the incumbent Democrat from the East End (LEFT), is locked in a tight race with Randy Altschuler (RIGHT). their first debate took place at the First Baptist Church in Riverhead, where the tone was civil compared to the rancor of their tv ads. (Dan O’Regan/Long Island Press)

Long Island Elections: Candidates Share Optimism As Polls Close

Amid the disarray and destruction left behind in the wake…



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…



House in Lindenhurst where a dangerous storm surge destroyed several homes in the south shore village. (Photo credit: Rashed Mian)

Federal Aid Comes to ‘Devastated’ Lindenhurst

In the south shore Village of Lindenhurst, one of the hardest-hit areas from Superstorm Sandy, residents were finally lifting themselves up from the rubble Friday,…