Superstorm Sandy

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East Harlem »

Sandy-Damaged NYCHA Buildings to Receive $100M for New Boilers

"Bureaucratic infighting" has denied public housing residents reliable heat, Schumer said.

Oakwood »

State Paid Double Estimated Market Value for Some Sandy-Damaged Homes

Tax records show wide gaps between what the state paid and what the city said homes were worth.

Rockaway Beach »

NYC Adds New Hurricane Sandy Death, Bringing Total to 44

The latest Sandy victim was found nearly six months after the deadly storm hit New York City.

Financial District »

Axed Goldman Sachs Cleaner Forced into Sandy-Flooded Streets, Suit Says

Mefit Zecevic was fired a day after the storm and forced to walk home to Staten Island.

New York City »

A Train Subway to Resume Service to Rockaways

Subway service on the A train to the Rockaways will resume on May 30, the governor announced Thursday.

Breezy Point »

Xaverian Athlete's Sandy Struggles Featured in Tribeca Film Festival Short

"Sandy" is Luke Schreiner's story about how the superstorm affected Breezy Point.

Park Slope »

Park Slope Hurricane Sandy Relief Kitchen Still Feeding Thousands

The Hurricane Sandy Relief Kitchen at Old First Reformed Church still needs donations and volunteers.

New York City »

Subway Ridership Rises, Despite Sandy Shutdowns

MTA ridership reached its highest level in 2012, despite the Hurricane Sandy-related disruptions.

New York City »

Price of Parking in City Lots to Spike Under New Budget

The chair of the City Council's Transportation Committee called the increases "devastating."

Dongan Hills »

Sandy Relief Funds Begin to Reach Staten Island Businesses

Mayor Bloomberg said the federal Sandy relief money will fund grants and loans for businesses and homes.

New York City »

Bloomberg Announces Plans for First $1 Billion of Sandy Recovery Cash

City officials hope to begin handing out checks to devastated homeowners by late spring.

East New York »

Mayoral Candidates Say City Dropped the Ball on Sandy

"It's quite possible that Mayor Bloomberg does not know what mold is," Comptroller John Liu said.

New York City »

Cuomo Outlines Budget Plans Including Hurricane Sandy Recovery

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is banking on the federal government paying for Hurricane Sandy recovery.

New York City »

Cuomo Calls for Tougher Gun Laws, New Teacher Tests

Cuomo called for "bar exam-type" tests for teachers and aggressive gun control in his speech.

New York City »

Bloomberg Shrugs Off Delay on Hurricane Sandy Aid Vote

Bloomberg did not join other area elected officials angered by delays in sending Sandy cash.