Hurricane Ike Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Woman devastated by fallen tree on home grateful for Houstonian's outpouring of supportRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... for Ms. Precious. She suffers from a number of health issues. Her house has been falling down around her since Hurricane Ike. "We try to donate. Sometimes we can't donate," said Ponce. "It's not just her. We try to help when we can." "The Lord is my ...

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  2. Private Market Could Grow As Government Flood Insurance Prices Rise: FitchRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    ... $24 billion of debt due to flood insurance claims from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005 ($22 billion), Hurricane Ike in 2008 ($3 billion), and most recently Hurricane Sandy (about $15 billion) in 2012. Lawmakers looked for ways to reduce the ...

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  3. 10 Awesome Hair-Metal VideosRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... you ready, baybaaaaaay? We may know a certain writer who sang this song on repeat at karaoke the night before Hurricane Ike, and it was a terrible, terrible idea. Hurricane parties sound like a genius move, until you're so drunk you think "Rock You ...

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  4. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | KKTX Corpus Christi

    ... of a catastrophic event across the entire state of Texas. 5. That TDI should assess the insurance industry for Hurricane Ike losses in excess of premiums as provided by HB 4409, the statute in effect at that time, thereby putting an additional $400 ...

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  5. Incumbent Shelby Co. judge requesting recount in wake of 1-vote lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... County Commissioner Travis Rogers said the preapproved road, which was paid for with over $1 million in Hurricane Ike grant funds, was solely his decision. "In my opinion it was a low blow, and Fred Borders is a friend of mine, but I think he hit me ...

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  6. Goodhearted Houstonians help woman after tree crashes into her homeRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... that have left a big strain on her finances. She's never had the money to repair all of the damage left by Hurricane Ike in 2008. She works part-time but the money isn't enough to pay all the medical bills - much less home repairs. "The Lord is my ...

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  7. Coastal residents, lawmakers speak out against proposed surcharge...Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Corpus Christi Caller-Times

    ... to work out a solution. He wanted the department to assess a further $400 million that was not assessed after Hurricane Ike in 2008. Hunter pushed for an economic analysis and an examination of how the rules would effect minorities. And he wanted ...

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  8. Houston woman in need of help after tree crashes into homeRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... the first time she's had to deal with issues like this. It took her years to recover from damage caused by Hurricane Ike. The woman, who only wants to go by the name Precious, says she works part time and is in and out of the hospital. "I don't have ...

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  9. Input needed on Memorial ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... for oil, to name but a few. Some changes to this beloved park have been unplanned, such as those caused by Hurricane Ike and the drought of 2011. The damage to the trees wrought by nature is part of the reason that we need to address the park's ...

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  10. Images of heart-wrenching pain part of Pulitzer exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... father I met on Sept. 7, 2008, in the small town of Cabaret a day after torrential rain and flood waters from Hurricane Ike destroyed its flimsy infrastructure, killing 70 people. One-third of the dead were children swept from their beds and ...

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  11. Photojournalists tell the story behind their Pulitzer-winning photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Beacon

    ... also has pictures that have a connection to South Florida, like Patrick Farrell's pictures of the aftermath of hurricane Ike in Haiti. "There's a huge linkage to Latin America and Miami so there [are] a lot of reasons for people and the students to ...

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  12. Fitch: Demand for Private Flood Insurance Could SwellRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... $24 billion of debt due to flood insurance claims from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005 ($22 billion), Hurricane Ike in 2008 ($3 billion), and most recently Hurricane Sandy (about $15 billion) in 2012. This led the U.S. government to look for ...

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  13. TX: Officials Ponder Return of Galveston TrolleysRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Mass Transit

    The fate of the Galveston trolley system, wrecked by Hurricane Ike, is anything but certain as enthusiasm for its return meets skepticism about its cost.

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  14. Three Brothers Bakery Brings Sweets Back Inside the LoopRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Houston customer, Clyde Cannon, who has been at all of the bakery grand openings since reopening after Hurricane Ike. "We are incredibly excited to open a third location and bring our treats back to the inner loop area," said Bobby Jucker, bakery ...

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  15. Three Brothers Bakery Brings Sweets Back Inside the LoopRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Houston customer, Clyde Cannon, who has been at all of the bakery grand openings since reopening after Hurricane Ike. "We are incredibly excited to open a third location and bring our treats back to the inner loop area," said Bobby Jucker, bakery ...

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  16. Houston's Fifth Ward redevelopment efforts continue with plans for single-family homesRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Business Journal

    A property in the Fifth Ward may be redeveloped for single family houses, as the area once ravaged by Hurricane Ike in 2008 and by crime in the '70s and '80s undergoes a transformation.

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  17. Galveston's famed Balinese Room poised to returnRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Abc13.com

    Three Southeast Texas developers plan to rebuild the legendary Balinese Room on a pier extending from the Galveston seawall - as it was before Hurricane Ike smashed it in 2008.

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  18. Sinatra's place could rise againRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... plans to install a music venue at 2107 Seawall Blvd., where the Balinese Room stood until it was decimated by Hurricane Ike in 2008, according to a mananger involved with the project. "We want people to come to Galveston, have dinner, see a show, ...

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  19. Beach-side music coming soonRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... plans to install a music venue at 2107 Seawall Blvd., where the Balinese Room stood until it was decimated by Hurricane Ike in 2008, according to a mananger involved with the project. "We want people to come to Galveston, have dinner, see a show, ...

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  20. Developers plan new Balinese Room in GalvestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Click2Houston

    Three Southeast Texas developers plan to rebuild the legendary Balinese Room on a pier extending from the Galveston seawall - as it was before Hurricane Ike smashed it in 2008.

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