Staten Island's Hurricane Sandy Damage Sheds Light On Complicated Political ...On the southern shore of Staten Island, the remains of a street called Kissam Avenue stretch across the marshland, a trail of ruins leading to the sea.
Cocktail fundraiser set for Thursday for Staten Island Sandy victimsSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- ConstructRELIEF Foundation and All Renovation Construction are sponsoring a Hurricane Sandy cocktail fundraiser Thursday from 7 to 11 p.m.
Bloomberg says city won't abandon waterfronts on Staten Island, citywide ...STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Thursday the city needs to rebuild in the wake of Hurricane Sandy -- but rebuild better, which could mean elevating houses and adding new structural requirements for homes on the shoreline.
Lawyers' group offers Staten Island Hurricane Sandy victims more chances for ...STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) is offering more opportunities for Staten Islanders affected by Hurricane Sandy to get free legal advice. The group's Mobile Legal Help Center will be at Midland and Kiswick avenues in ...
Staten Island Volunteers Fear City Will Hamper Their Hurricane Relief EffortsAfter the floodwaters created by Hurricane Sandy began receding from the Midland Beach neighborhood of Staten Island, one of the first things that Aiman Youseff did was to set up a table on the sidewalk near what was left of his house at 489 Midland ...
Lunches Still Sought for Displaced Sandy Residents on Staten IslandFersini-Campitiello has been seeking local volunteers to help her pack 20 bagged lunches to contribute toward those she has been taken to parts of Staten Island where residents' lives were "devastated" by Sandy. Fersini-Campitiello initially had ...
Hurricane Warning Definition Modified By NHC In Wake Of SandyBoats and docks damaged by Hurricane Sandy are seen at the Mansion Marinia on the shores of the Great Kills community November 7, 2012 on Staten Island, New York. New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday announced a limited evacuation of ...
Staten Island Sandy Volunteers Concerned About City ScrutinyIn the aftermath of Sandy, volunteers set up local donation centers where residents could pick up hot meals, dry clothes and cleaning supplies.
Marysville family organizes support for Hurricane Sandy victimsA 15-year Marysville High School student played the key role in filling a tractor trailer with supplies for survivors of Hurricane Sandy on Staten Island, one of New York City's five boroughs. "On Nov. 6 or 7, we went to Staten Island," Keely Barone ...
Sandy Cleanup Could Lead To Illness, Litigation For WorkersBoats and docks damaged by Hurricane Sandy are seen at the Mansion Marinia on the shores of the Great Kills community November 7, 2012 on Staten Island, New York. New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday announced a limited evacuation of ...
David Wright and Mets Foundation to donate $250000 to Mayor's FundThe announcement was made by Wright and Mets COO Jeff Wilpon during a visit to P.S. 38 on Staten Island, where 80% of the student population was affected by Hurricane Sandy. New York City Council Member James Oddo (Republican - District 50) ...
Wounded warrior's Staten Island home survives Sandy's surgeSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - U.S. Army Specialist Brendan Marrocco's high-tech Smart Home isn't far from the waters of the ocean -- and not far from The Annex, a Prince's Bay bar that Sandy smashed to bits. But somehow, the veteran's home escaped the storm ...
Sea Breeze Fire Department plans Sandy relief trip to Staten IslandThe Sea Breeze Fire Department in Irondequoit is planning another relief trip to Staten Island for people affected by Post-Tropical Storm Sandy and is looking for donations. Items will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the ...
Forgotten by FEMA: Staten Island's Sandy victims vent over lack of aidVictims of an unforgiving one-two punch from superstorm Sandy and a nor'easter that both hit New York's Staten Island say FEMA has forgotten them. Already without power for more than a week in the wake of Sandy, hard-hit residents of the borough's ...
Storm renders Staten Island's Victory Diner a total lossSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- When Hurricane Sandy washed away the vintage Victory Diner, it destroyed plans to restore the eatery and also stalled a multimillion-dollar project to boost Staten Island's East Shore "Fun Coast." The Victory Diner was supposed ...
Eddie Saman, Staten Island Hurricane Sandy Victim, Loses Everything To ...After Eddie Saman pretty much lost everything he owned to Superstorm Sandy, generous do-gooders stepped forward to donate some basic necessities.
'NYC Rapid Repairs': After Sandy, City Pins Housing Hopes On Fledgling ProgramAbout a half-dozen NYC Rapid Repairs workers were busy last week in Stephen Murray's gutted Staten Island home, its windows about five feet off the floor speckled with debris.
Charity Store Gives Sandy Victims Holiday Giftspresents. A charity will be handing out presents to victims of Hurricane Sandy. (Flickr/AllieCreative). GREAT KILLS - A Staten Island nonprofit wants to make sure children who lost their homes to Hurricane Sandy won't lose Christmas and Hanukkah too.
Staten Island needs Washington's help to recover from SandyCharles Schumer, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, on Wednesday to discuss disaster relief funds for Superstorm Sandy. Associated Press photo. Staten Island's recovery from Hurricane Sandy depends largely on help from the ...
Some Staten Island households socked by Sandy to get food aid from fedsSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Storm-ravaged New Yorkers, including some on Staten Island, have been OK'd by the feds for $13 million in one-time disaster food aid benefits, the state's two U.S.