New Jersey state officials say they are extending the deadline for mail-in ballots and will deploy military trucks to serve as polling places on Election Day in storm-battered communities.
There are almost 200 similar stories in this Red Cross shelter at Burlington County College in Pemberton where an overflow of evacuees from Ocean County are now staying.
Governor Chris Christie Thursday announced that he has granted the Atlantic County government’s request to rescind the mandatory evacuation order for many Jersey shore communities.
Officials announced Thursday that New Jersey State Police will be deployed to barrier islands that were affected the most by superstorm Sandy to support local and county agencies.
The New Jersey public teachers union has canceled its annual convention for the first time in 158 years because of Sandy.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed an executive order postponing Halloween until Monday.
Atlantic City’s 12 waterfront casinos came through the superstorm largely unharmed.
The entire length of the Garden State Parkway has reopened.
Major highways in and around Philadelphia are open again after a monster hybrid storm began moving out of the area.
The storm formerly known as Sandy brought the worst it could to the area. The predicted devastation from this deadly storm unfortunately panned out.
Due to severe weather, all Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) Bridges have been closed.
Well, it’s happened, Hurricane Sandy has been picked up by that strong advancing trough to the west and this has doubled its forward speed. It’s a clear indication of just how strong that western disturbance is, that it can take a massive storm and pick it up like a stone, sling-shotting it toward the eastern seaboard.
Much stronger winds, rain and flooding marked the approach Monday of Hurricane Sandy, on its way to a predicted direct hit on New Jersey, with tidal waters crossing the main oceanfront drive in the south end of Cape May, and streets near the Atlantic City Boardwalk starting to flood.
As of 8 a.m. Monday, the latest word from PECO is that, across the region, electrical power is not yet affected by Hurricane Sandy.
Oh, Oh Sandy. It has made the turn north and now the final turn comes later Monday as it heads to the northwest and into our area.