Governor Christie has tapped a New York firm to lead his own probe of the George Washington Bridge closing but made no mention of it in a public appearance at the shore.
Federal officials are taking a closer look at how New Jersey governor Chris Christie’s administration spent $25 million to promote the Jersey shore after Superstorm Sandy.
As the calendar gets ready to turn to 2014, New Jersey continues to recover from Hurricane Sandy.
Atlantic City’s casino revenue increased by more than 27 percent in November compared to a year ago, and that’s only because Superstorm Sandy forced the casinos to close for nearly a week in November 2012.
The money was raised by an online auction of the baseball Hall of Famer’s 1960 contract with the New York Yankees.
New Jersey officials say they have distributed just over one-third of the federal aid allocated for housing help after Superstorm Sandy.
One year after Hurricane Sandy, the annual arts and crafts festival, plus the brilliant fall weather, is luring many of the regulars back to Cape May.
State officials say settlements have been reached with nine New Jersey businesses accused of price gouging following Superstorm Sandy.
One year later, recovery is still a struggle in hard hit communities like Little Egg Harbor Township in Ocean County.
Lynn and Roger were given about $40,000 – a fourth of that from the Red Cross.
Construction crews are still busy working on homes where owners were either lucky enough to get an insurance check or rich enough to pay on their own.
One Year After Superstorm Sandy, American Red Cross Holds “Thank a Thon” Phone Bank at CBS 3’s Studios
In an effort to show further gratitude, the American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania will be holding a “Thank a Thon” phone bank at CBS 3’s studios on Tuesday, October 29th from 12pm – 7pm.
One year after Superstorm Sandy, the streets are clear of debris, but homes and lawns tell a different story of recovery.
The poll, which surveyed residents displaced by the storm for at least one month, reveals that few of those families feel they’re close to a full recovery and most of them feel the state’s rebuilding efforts have overlooked them.
Tuesday marks the one year anniversary of the carnage wrought by Hurricane Sandy. Towns along the Jersey shore continue to cope, including Long Beach Island, one of the harder hit areas.