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Meteorological Disasters

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Top Meteorological Disasters Articles

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  • 'When you find a pet, there's hope to go on'

    For Valerie Schomburg, animals are more than a job. She has worked with the Newport Beach Police Department's animal control unit for 10 years, but often uses vacation days to help animals who have been separated from their families because of natural...
  • Tyrod Taylor the ACC"s best

    Tyrod Taylor the ACC"s best
    The ACC's soon-to-be Player of the Year made 6-year-old Connor McGuire's Saturday. As Virginia Tech players celebrated their 31-17 conquest of Miami and fourth Coastal Division title in six years, quarterback Tyrod Taylor and others reached high into the...
  • Prepare Now!

    Prepare Now!
    Getting yourself, your home, your car and your boat ready for the storms ahead. Get the essentials ready now: when you are collecting supplies to see you through the storm, make sure there is enough of everything for two weeks. Keep these goods in a...
  • As A Storm Approaches

    As A Storm Approaches
        Last Minute Shopping Inside Your House Outside Your Home Car Preparations When a hurricane watch is issued, it's time to get busy. But, above all, remain calm! A hurricane watch activates emergency officials from the federal, state, parish and city...
  • To Stay or Go? Emergency Shelter List and Contraflow Maps

    To Stay or Go? Emergency Shelter List and Contraflow Maps
    To stay or to go: it may be the most important decision you face during the hurricane season! It's a decision best made now, when you're calm, long before a storm hits. But in some cases, the choice may not be yours. Stay tuned to ABC26 or the Emergency...
  • After the Storm

    After the Storm
    The hurricane has passed but there is still danger. There may be no more winds or high water, but hazards still abound. A wrong step could be fatal. -------------------- Get Your Re-Entry Information Getting Your Home in Order Restoring Utilities What...
  • Preparing Children & The Pillowcase Project

    Preparing Children & The Pillowcase Project
    During a disaster, children's fears can intensify. Long before hurricane season begins, parents should begin explaining to children what hurricanes are, the dangers they pose and the safety measures to take against them. Here are some things parents can...
  • Emergency Phone Numbers & Web Links

    Emergency Phone Numbers & Web Links
            ++++++++++++++++++++ || American Red Cross : http://www.redcross.org (866)GET-INFO or (866)438-4636 ++++++++++++++++++++ || Central Louisiana  (Alexandria) || (318)442-6621 || || Louisiana Capital Area ( Baton Rouge) || (225)291-4533 || ||...
  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk carousel celebrates 100th anniversary in 2011

    Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk carousel celebrates 100th anniversary in 2011
    A dying breed of carousel celebrates its centennial in 2011 at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. The 1911 Looff Carousel, simply called the Merry-Go-Round at the Beach Boardwalk, was built by Danish woodcarver Charles Looff, who created Coney Island's...
  • More Hurricane Recovery Loans Made Available

    To boost the recovery of small businesses from Louisiana's string of devastating hurricanes, the state is working with 20 nonprofit organizations to distribute $20 million in loans and other help. Paul Rainwater, the commissioner of administration,...
  • Key Figures in the Trial of Henry Glover's Accused Murderers

    Key Figures in the Trial of Henry Glover's Accused Murderers
    Here are the key figures in the case centered on the shooting death of a man and the burning of his body shortly after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans in 2005. HENRY GLOVER Stranded in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina struck Aug. 29, 2005, he...