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Scammers Are Posing As Build It Back Officials To Cheat Sandy...

City officials are warning homeowners to beware of suspicious phone calls from scammers posing as Build it Back representatives. The Department of Investigation and Build...

Scammers Are Posing As Build It Back Officials To Cheat Sandy...

City officials are warning homeowners to beware of suspicious phone calls from scammers posing as Build it Back representatives. The Department of Investigation and Build...

Scammers Are Posing As Build It Back Officials To Cheat Sandy...

City officials are warning homeowners to beware of suspicious phone calls from scammers posing as Build it Back representatives. The Department of Investigation and Build...

Sandy Recovery Jobs Now Available Through Coney Island’s Workforce1 Program

A new employment center for low and middle-income residents of Sandy-impacted areas opened its doors in Coney Island last week. One hundred free apprenticeship vouchers...

One-Third Of Kids Screened In Sandy-Hit Areas Show Signs Of Post-Traumatic...

One third of children and teenagers in areas affected by Superstorm Sandy that have accessed a free program offering mental health services have shown...

Portokali, A New Organic Market, To Replace 7-Eleven On Sheepshead Bay...

It looks like "organic" is the business trend of the season, as a second organic-minded store is popping up a few doors down from an organic...

Brighton Boardwalk Bathrooms To Move To Coney Island Avenue In Victory...

EXCLUSIVE: After a two-year battle, the New York City Parks Department has agreed that the best site for a contentious set of boardwalk bathrooms previously...

Build It Back A Boondoggle Paying Millions To Contractors For Bungled...

New York City's Superstorm Sandy recovery program Build it Back paid more than $6.8 million to contractors for work they bungled, and still needs...

Brighton Beauty Supply Closes Sheepshead Bay Road Location, Cites Sandy Losses

Brighton Beauty Supply closed down its 1724 Sheepshead Bay Road location this week, citing continued losses since Superstorm Sandy. The business shuttered the storefront on...

Build It Back Continues To Gather Steam, Hits Speed Bump At...

After a sluggish start, the city appears to making headway on its Build it Back post-Sandy recovery program, but in the Sheepshead Bay Courts, rebuilding is posing...

Gerritsen Beach Volunteer Firehouse To Get $2.4 Million Overhaul For Storm...

The Gerrittsen Beach Fire Department, the volunteer firefighting base of Gerritsen Beach where many locals took refuge after Superstorm Sandy, is slated to get a...

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

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

Tomorrow: Sandy Recovery Information Session At Ancient Order Of Hibernians Hall

Superstorm Sandy victims still struggling to put their lives back together will be able to benefit from a Sandy Recovery Information Session tomorrow, February...

Tomorrow: NY Rising Meeting For Marine Park, Mill Basin

Neighbors in Mill Basin, Mill Island, Marine Park, Bergen Beach, and Georgetown can attend a public meeting on Wednesday, January 14, to learn about projects proposed for...

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 this spring. The building, pictured above, will be...