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13 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

New Caf opens during Gallery Walk

The Driftwood Outdoor Cafe and Gallery is the new place to relax by one of Brattleboro's most beautiful watersides, the Whetstone Brook at 28 Williams St. West side of the Whetstone Studio for the Arts.


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Wed Jul 30, 2014


Cuomo announces $300M in funding to elevate 6,500 flood-damaged Long Island homes

New York State will provide up to $300 million to elevate an additional 6,500 homes on Long Island that suffered flooding damage during superstorm Sandy, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Wednesday at a news conference in Freeport.


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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Sheepshead Bites

TONIGHT: Workshop To Determine How To Spend $4 Million In Marine...

Community members of Mill Basin, Marine Park, Bergen Beach, and Georgetown are encouraged to attend a public meeting on Tuesday, July 29th to learn about the State-sponsored NY Rising Community Reconstruction Program.


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KISU-TV Pocatello

Victory Garden's EdibleFEAST

This season, Victory Garden takes viewers on a journey across America traveling from garden to sea, mountains to fields, to learn about fresh local foods, and the people who grow and produce them.


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Mon Jul 28, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Delaware River cleanup removes 9 tons of trash

"We had various high water events with high currents that led to sand being removed from a lot of trash," said Ruth Jones, the founder of the annual "On and Under the Delaware River Cleanup," which celebrated its 25th year this year.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Sussex County, NJ, Randolph, NJ

NBC Connecticut

State Steps Up Storm Protection for Shoreline Residents

In the wake of Superstorm Sandy and Hurricane Irene, the state is stepping up measures to protect shoreline residents and businesses from the next big weather event.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Greenwich, CT, Stamford, CT

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Wyckoff Road reconstruction resumes after four yearsWyckoff Road...

Wyckoff Road between Route 33 and 34 in Wall-What's going on there? This small but busy connector road between Route 33 and 34 has been under construction since summer 2010.


Related Topix: Monmouth County, NJ, Hurricane, Weather

The Jersey Journal

Amish changes; concession cart; Dom Galle bullet; BEN Column, July 27, first update

The column that says Norma DeNoble has more energy in her little finger than most peopled have in their whole body, and that's why Friends of the Bridgeton Library is so successful, even though most of them don't live in the city, but what difference does that make, because they put the new roof on, didn't they? "What washed away 1000' of the ... (more)


Related Topix: Norma, NJ, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Millville, NJ, Weather, Cumberland County, NJ

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Report: Farm runoff might be sabotaging Chesapeake Bay's 'pollution diet'

A satellite photo from September 2011 shows plumes of sediment flowing from tributaries following torrential rains from Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.


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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Sun Journal

Volunteers come to rescue of historical Pamlico County deed books

Historic Pamlico deed books, dating from the county's inception in 1872 and up to 1970, were endangered from hurricane damage before members of the Pamlico County Friends of the Library and Pamlico County Historical Association stepped up.


Related Topix: Pamlico County, NC, Hurricane, Weather, Life, Hobbies, Genealogy, Grantsboro, NC

New York Post

The detective who saves NYC from swarms of bees

Fifty-miles-per-hour winds ripped through Fort Greene Park as Detective Specialist Anthony Planakis looked up at the tree in front of him.


Related Topix: Apiculture, Science, Hurricane, Weather, Astoria, NY, Rego-Park, NY, Life, Food, Honey, Entomology

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Discussion of $25 Million in Storm Recovery Funds July 30 in Clarkstown

Residents of Clarkstown are encouraged to attend a public engagement meeting July 30 to learn about the state-sponsored New York Rising Community Reconstruction Program.


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Times Herald-Record

Moffat Library to be renovated for '16

Passers-by may think all's quiet at the deserted Moffat Library, but library officials are quickening their efforts to return to their historic home.


Related Topix: Libraries, Hurricane, Weather, Campbell Hall, NY, Washingtonville, NY

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Windsor Assistant Town Manager Leaving For Washington State Job

When Emily Moon started checking out Windsor as a possible place to work and live eight years ago, she got a good feeling about the town.


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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Ulster County emergency chief retiring

Art Snyder, head of Ulster County's Office of Emergency Communications and Emergency Management, is retiring, according to the Ulster County executive's office.


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Sun Jul 20, 2014

PSE&G to Upgrade Gas Facilities in North Caldwell

PSE&G has announced that they will begin work in North Caldwell to upgrade gas facilities.


Related Topix: North Caldwell, NJ, Weather, Hurricane

Thu Jul 17, 2014

PSE&G Plans Gas Line Upgrades in North Caldwell

PSE&G will begin upgrading North Caldwell's gas facilities next week as part of the Energy String program.


Related Topix: North Caldwell, NJ, Paterson, NJ, Totowa, NJ, Weather, Hurricane

Albany Times Union

Cuomo confidant advised AG's probe, mortgage industry

Howard Glaser, director of state operations and senior policy adviser to Governor Andrew Cuomo, addresses members of the media at the Capitol on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 in Albany, NY.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Albany, NY, Hurricane, Weather

Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.

Acappella Alpaca Farm in Hollis has newborns, open house planned for July 26

IRENE LABOMBARDE photo Almost all of the alpacas born on Acappella Farm have musical names, with the exception of this one, who was overdue, and waited until the middle of Hurricane Irene in 2011 to make her arrival.


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Wed Jul 16, 2014

New York League of Conservative Voters Unveils 'Blueprint for a Greener Westchester County'

The following is a press release from the New York League of Conservative Voters -- NEW YORK --- Westchester County experienced substantial devastation as a result of Superstorm Sandy, Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.


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