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City Council Approves Task Force To Work With Houses Of Worship...

The City Council has approved two pieces of legislation this month to better prepare residents in coastal neighborhoods for major storms and to formalize the...

Next Week: Join New York Rising For Open House On Post-Sandy...

Community members and business owners are invited to join New York Rising next week to learn about their state-sponsored reconstruction and resiliency plan for Bensonhurst...

Coney Island Hospital To Reopen Ida G. Israel Health Center In...

Coney Island Hospital (CIH) is all set to reopen its Ida G. Israel Community Health Center in Coney Island in this spring. The building, pictured above, will...

Wednesday: Guest Speaker Marty Golden Answers Your Questions At Next MBCG...

The next meeting of the Manhattan Beach Community Group (MBCG) will be Wednesday, April 23 at 8:00 p.m. inside Public School 195, 131 Irwin...

TOMORROW: RSVP Today For Shorefront Y’s Flood Insurance Legal Clinic For...

The Shorefront YM-YWHA will be hosting a legal clinic tomorrow, April 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for homeowners who were affected by...

Disaster Response Organization HEART 9/11 Leads Stress Reduction Program for Sandy...

HEART 9/11, a disaster response organization dedicated to facilitating physical and emotional recovery after traumatic events, is offering an eight-week Resilience Boot Camp course...

An Upside To All That Snow: Soil’s Salt Levels Dropping From...

Residents of Manhattan Beach weren't the only ones affected by Superstorm Sandy in that area. Jonathan Pywell, the director of forestry for New York...

CUNY To Develop Strategies To Prevent Flooding At Jamaica Bay

The Rockefeller Foundation bestowed a $250,000 grant to the City College of New York (CUNY) to figure out a way to stem the disastrous...

Red Cross Playing Bait And Switch With Sandy Aid?

The Red Cross, like many prominent charity organizations, promised aid and relief to scores of victims following the events of Superstorm Sandy. Aljazeera America...

Red Cross Playing Bait And Switch With Sandy Aid?

The Red Cross, like many prominent charity organizations, promised aid and relief to scores of victims following the events of Superstorm Sandy. Aljazeera America...

City Council Passes New Building Codes For Storm Resiliency

The New York City Council passed new building code laws last week in an effort to make structures more resilient should another natural catastrophe...

State Lawmakers Pushing For Bills To Register Disabled Should Disaster Strike

A pair of New York State politicians are trying to make it easier for emergency personal to rescue disabled residents should another disaster like...

Big Plans For To Unite Coney Island Wetlands With Bath Beach’s...

As Mayor Michael Bloomberg exits the stage, he is hoping a big part of his legacy will include the successful follow through on a...

Judge Rules That The City Has No Adequate Plan For Evacuating...

A federal judge has come down hard on the outgoing Bloomberg administration, ruling that the city has inadequate plans for helping the disabled evacuate...

New Fire Safety Program For Seniors Affected By Sandy Aims To...

As seniors prepare for another winter, many in homes battered last year by Superstorm Sandy, fire safety becomes a huge concern. According to a...