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In addition to its other widespread destruction, Hurricane Sandy also undermined the effectiveness of multiple sets of the Atlantic City Fire Department's personal protective equipment via several feet of salt water, oil, gasoline, and sewage.
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After Hurricane Sandy leveled parts of the Eastern seaboard in 2012, Obama administration techies lamented how difficult it was to do even simple tasks or not-so-simple ones .
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of South Dakota to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms, tornadoes, and flooding during the period of June 13-20, 2014.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency said in a news release Monday that the money will supplement state and local recovery efforts for areas affected in early June by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding.
Former Marine and his daughter still waiting for what they consider a fair flood insurance payout; New Jersey's senior U.S. Senator now involved.
Winneshiek County is among 26 counties, which will have federal disaster aid available to them.
Potential flooding in the proposed Harbor Point subdivision remains at the top of the list of concerns for the Lewes Planning Commission.
A long-time mainstay of North Country dining, Howards's Restaurant, which closed last fall after its owner died, is also crumbling into the Mohawk River, which damaged its foundation during storms this past spring.
The White Haven Fire Company has received a $23,703 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., announced Saturday.
A recent report ranks Kansas City International Airport fourth out of 57 Category I airports in the U.S. for TSC - Terrorist Screening Center - encounters.
Anyone dedicated to helping rebuild homes and lives in Central Arkansas following the April 27 tornado is invited to attend a day-long training event Tuesday, July 29, in Conway.
It's summertime - too nice to stay inside - it's a great time to grab a book and head for the beach.
When it comes to dealing with extreme weather such as hurricanes, planning and preparedness can pay big dividends.
So much so that a crowd of about 35 residents came out to voice their displeasure with the situation before borough council on Thursday.
Born in 1957 in East Palestine, he was the son of the late Lucinda and Merle Walker.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 08:32 am
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