| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:12 AM
UNIONDALE, N.Y. — The New York attorney general's office executed a search warrant Wednesday at a Long Island engineering firm that has been accused in civil lawsuits of submitting bogus inspection reports on homes damaged by Superstorm Sandy....
| Feb 13, 2015
| 11:51 AM
Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory near Lemont have been awarded a $2.9 million federal grant to determine how transit systems in Chicago and other major cities can best cope with emergencies like massive snowstorms or flooding, officials...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 7:28 AM
One of the Jersey shore towns hit hard by Superstorm Sandy is hosting a music festival.
The Gentlemen of the Road Stopovers will make its first appearance in Seaside Heights on June 5 and 6.
The event is headlined by Grammy-winning folk rockers...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:43 PM
In what's being billed as Deerfield Beach's largest beachfront renourishment project in recent memory, thousands of truckloads of sand will rumble down to the shoreline starting next week.
The cost of the $2.1 million project is being split three-ways:...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 9:15 PM
Boynton Beach has eBay to thank for one of the city's newest historical artifacts.
A century-old postcard with a picture of the Coquimbo — a Norwegian ship that hit a sandbar approximately 350 yards off the city's shores in 1909 — has been...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 8:48 AM
I know it's snowing and the weather is going to make the roads no fun later today, but hopefully the area's football community will still be able to make it out to the Northampton Community Center tonight for the 55th annual National Football Foundation...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 10:17 AM
It just doesn't seem fair.
Bridgewater resident Kathy Gerndt elevated her small one-story summer cottage on Moonrise Lane in Toms River, which was wrecked by Superstorm Sandy, eight feet to bring it into accordance with Federal Emergency Management...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 7:30 AM
A New Jersey lawmaker will not seek re-election as questions mount over her husband's use of a charity involving a home damaged by Superstorm Sandy.
Assemblywoman Linda Stender on Thursday announced she would step down when her term ends in January....
| Jan 20, 2015
| 11:48 AM
No one is going to mistake NOAA for being Disney.
Nonetheless, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has produced a short video that explains the dangers of storm surge - in a pretty entertaining fashion.
The video employs a "fast draw"...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 6:41 PM
It was to be “crippling” and “potentially historic.”
It was to dump up to 3 feet of snow onto New York City, bringing Gotham to its knees and causing hardened locals to huddle inside as drifts inched up the sooty walls of...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 5:54 PM
After Hurricane Sandy swept up the East Coast in October 2012, devastating coastal communities, President Barack Obama called for an analysis of flood risks to vulnerable areas and ways for communities to adapt.
On Wednesday, the U.S. Army Corps of...