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Hurricane Sandy (2012)

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Top Hurricane Sandy (2012) Articles

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  • Storm forecast: Just one hurricane makes a bad year

    Storm forecast: Just one hurricane makes a bad year
    It only takes one hurricane or tropical storm close to home to make it a major storm season. That's the warning from hurricane prognosticators, even though most agree there are likely to be fewer than average hurricanes in the Atlantic basin this year....
  • The flip side of years of no hurricanes: Good luck runs out

    The flip side of years of no hurricanes: Good luck runs out
    For millions of Americans living in hurricane zones on the Gulf and East coasts, recent decades have been quiet — maybe too quiet. Cities like Tampa, Houston, Jacksonville and Daytona Beach historically get hit with major hurricanes every 20 to 40...
  • Doerr, Guirgis among Pulitzer winners in arts

    Doerr, Guirgis among Pulitzer winners in arts
    Anthony Doerr's "All the Light We Cannot See," an emotional and intimate World War II novel that has been one of the top-selling literary works of the past year, has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Pulitzer judges on Monday cited Doerr's "short,...
  • 2015 Pulitzer Prize winners and finalists

    Winners Journalism Public Service The Post and Courier, Charleston, SC Breaking News Reporting The Seattle Times Staff Investigative Reporting Eric Lipton of The New York Times The Wall Street Journal Staff Explanatory Reporting Zachary R. Mider...
  • Community news for Willimantic edition

    Earth Day Fair ASHFORD – The Earth Day Fair, a fundraising event for the birds of prey at the Horizon Wings Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, 9 Sand Hill Road, Ashford, will be held on Saturday, April 25, at 10 a.m. This event will features tours...
  • Jersey Shore beach widening doesn't always include dunes

    ALLENHURST, N.J. — Major beach-replenishment projects are underway along New Jersey's northernmost and southernmost oceanfront. But not all of the projects will include protective sand dunes that worked so well in Hurricane Sandy, even though...
  • New York caps sales tax on yachts to compete with Florida

    New York caps sales tax on yachts to compete with Florida
    New York is capping its sales tax on yachts in a bid to lure back business from Florida and other locales that charge less. But Florida's yacht brokers say they're not worried that the move will cost the Sunshine State much — if anything. That's...
  • Jersey shore still recovering as third post-Sandy summer nears

    Jersey shore still recovering as third post-Sandy summer nears
    TOMS RIVER, N.J. — In the months after Superstorm Sandy devastated the Jersey shore, Gov. Chris Christie warned residents the damage would not be quickly undone. Things would only look moderately better in the first summer after the storm, he said,...
  • Read President Obama's Remarks At The Coast Guard Academy Commencement

    Read President Obama's Remarks At The Coast Guard Academy Commencement
    THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you! Thank you very much.  Everybody, please have a seat.  Class of 2015 -- ahoy! AUDIENCE:  Ahoy!  THE PRESIDENT:  There are now fewer days to go until the Class of 2015 graduates than -- never mind.  There are now zero days...
  • NYC: Ellis Island's revamped museum opens with new immigrant exhibition

    NYC: Ellis Island's revamped museum opens with new immigrant exhibition
    Ellis Island, the historic processing center for millions of immigrants in New York Harbor, will open a new exhibition Wednesday that focuses on American immigration in the postwar years and up to the present. The new show and completion of the island's...
  • Whitehall Mayor Ed Hozza crushes primary challenger

    Whitehall Mayor Ed Hozza crushes primary challenger
    Whitehall Mayor Ed Hozza Jr. on Tuesday fended off the Queen City invasion he warned of during his campaign, handily securing the Democratic nomination for a third term in office. With all precincts reporting, Hozza, the former township executive-...