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Brooklynites Calm as Winter Storm Approaches

Rain and sleet — not snow — pelted Brooklyn Friday morning.

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Cartographer Calls for Elevation Markers in Flood-Prone Neighborhoods

Jim McMahon mapped the storm surge that swept through the neighborhood during Hurricane Sandy.

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Solar Center Flooded During Sandy Uses Sun to Power Hard-Hit Areas

The green energy education center was hit hard by Sandy but kept power thanks to rooftop solar plates.

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Con Ed Hires Hundreds of Contractors to Help Restore Power

But repairs could take up to a week in places as debris from the storm still needs to be cleared. 

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Deadly Hurricane Sandy Cripples New York City

The massive storm, which killed 18, brought power outages, raging fires and historic floods.

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125 Cars Totaled by Hurricane Sandy at Harlem Co-Op Complex

Car owners at Esplanade Gardens in Harlem were in shock when they came to pick up their cars Tuesday.

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Flood and Tree Damage Throughout Manhattan

Uprooted trees, broken branches, minor floods, faulty traffic lights and cordoned off streets were seen across Manhattan.

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Battery Park City Braces for Hurricane Irene

Battery Park City is one of the most flood-prone neighborhoods in the city. Residents and business owners are taking precautions in advance of Hurricane Irene.