"Unprecedented and Dangerous": Trump Administration Halts NYC's Most Important Climate Resiliency Study
"Where this leaves us is literally no path forward at the federal level."
Feb 25, 2020 12:40 PM
Distinctive Orange Dragon Lizard Abducted From UWS Pet Store
"He created suspicion," Petqua's manager said of the suspected thief. "He'd tried to sell me some baby dragons about a year ago. I said no."
Updated: May 30, 2019 3:08 PM
NYC Agrees To Reimburse Government For Fraudulent Post-Sandy FEMA Claims
Department of Transportation officials admitted to including "junk" vehicles in their claim for FEMA aid after Hurricane Sandy.
Updated: Feb 21, 2019 4:10 PM
Staten Island's $615 Million Sea Wall Project Secures Critical Funding
The city and state have secured federal funding to begin work on a $615 million sea wall in Staten Island.
Updated: Feb 20, 2019 2:46 PM
Chris Christie Urges Federal Aid For Hurricane Harvey, Calls Texas Republicans 'Hypocrites'
"The congressional members in Texas are hypocrites, and I said back in 2012, they'd be proven to be hypocrites. It was just a matter of time."
Updated: Aug 30, 2017 12:29 PM
A, C Subway Tunnel Between Brooklyn & Manhattan To Close For 40 Weekends Starting Next Month
The Cranberry Street Tunnel, used by A and C trains between Brooklyn and Manhattan, will be closed for 40 non-consecutive weekends for much-needed repairs.
Updated: Jun 20, 2015 3:05 PM
Brace Yourself For A Future Full Of L Train Pain
Superstorm Sandy's villainous hold on our infrastructure knows no end.
Updated: Jan 6, 2015 3:40 PM
PATH Stations Eaten By Sandy To Finally Reopen This Weekend
The Exchange Place and World Trade Center stations will finally open tomorrow after needed signal upgrades forced them to shudder on weekends for nearly a year.
Updated: Dec 19, 2014 4:48 PM
Photos: Hurricane Sandy Devastated NYC Two Years Ago Today
Two years ago today, Hurricane Sandy clobbered the tri-state area, leaving in its wake a massive amount of destruction that has cost billions of dollars in repairs.
Updated: Oct 29, 2014 2:52 PM
Sweet SI Couple Searches For Owners Of Sandy-Ravaged Wedding Photos
Among the Sandy-ravaged detritus still floating around Staten Island are someone's aging wedding photos, discovered moored on one couple's driveway following the nasty 2012 storm.
Updated: Aug 20, 2014 10:28 AM
Staten Island Erecting Wall Of Oysters To Protect It From Weather
"They reduce water velocity, they reduce erosion of the shoreline and they reduce the height and intensity of the waves."
Updated: Aug 15, 2014 6:00 PM
De Blasio Vows To Help Sandy Victims Rebuild 1.5 Years After The Storm
Yesterday Mayor de Blasio announced that he would immediately reallocate $100 million in federal aid to save and revamp the Build It Back program.
Updated: Mar 30, 2014 4:18 PM
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