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Hurricane Sandy'

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Red Hook »

Sandy Federal Loans Took Twice as Long for Small Businesses, Report Says

A new report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office was released Thursday, officials announced.

Red Hook »

Red Hook Frustrated Over Prolonged Wait for NYCHA Senior Center

The new center will not open for at least nine months, NYCHA officials told tenants Tuesday.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Library to Start Lending Free Google Tablets This Week

The Queens Library seeks to help students by lending them free tablets.

Tottenville »

Staten Island Getting $60M Oyster Reef as Storm Protection

The Living Breakwaters project is among several in the state to be allocated $1 billion. 

Battery Park City »

How Downtown Will Weather the Next Major Storm

Residential buildings are trying to weather another possible hurricane with new flood-proofing tactics.

Mott Haven »

Bruckner Bar and Grill Changes Name After Lawsuit

The popular restaurant is now called the Mott Haven Bar and Grill.

Red Hook »

State to Fund Red Hook Houses Power Grid Study After Sandy Flooding

Red Hook Houses is being considered for a "microgrid," a self-sufficient source of power.

Far Rockaway »

Far Rockaway Job Fair Brings Sandy Rebuilding Work to Area

The city is hosting a job fair to help connect locals to employers working on resiliency projects.

Long Island City »

Artists Rebuild Their Sandy-Wrecked Studio for Long Island City Exhibit

"BRINK" at the Conception Gallery features works that explore being on the edge of catastrophe.

Rockaway Park »

Rockaway Boardwalk Renewal Delayed Again as Project is Redesigned

The third phase of the project will likely not meet its Memorial Day 2016 finish date, an official said.

New Dorp Beach »

City Funds $1.5 million to Restore Cedar Grove Beach Wetlands

The project aims to restore the wetlands and nature areas to pre-Sandy conditions.

Ocean Breeze »

Staten Island University Hospital Gets $28M for Storm Protection

The money will let the hospital elevate building power and mechanical systems.

Downtown Brooklyn »

You Can Finally Ride the R Train Between Manhattan and Brooklyn Again

The R train's East River tube got $250 million in upgrades after it was damaged by Hurricane Sandy.

Rockaway Beach »

4 Schools Still Without Fire Alarms After Hurricane Sandy Damage

Three schools in the city still have "fire watchers" in place of the alarms since the 2012 storm.

Arverne »

Pricey Beach Bathrooms Set to Be Installed After Delay of More Than a Year

The shacks were under 24-hour guard while they sat on Beach 104th Street.

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