Tag: Sandy

Long Beach Boardwalk Reopens Saturday

“We’re like a boxer that’s been knocked down, but Long Beach has gotten up and delivered the knock out punch against Sandy.”

Nassau OKs $262M for Bay Park Sewage Plant Repairs

Officials say the plant still needs another half billion dollars in upgrades to keep it from failing again in the event of another hurricane like Sandy.

Shady Sandy Contractor Stings Net 61 Arrests

The suspects are linked to 56 different companies, some local, some from out of town.

Hurricane Season Returns, Long Island Urged to Prepare

“Hurricane Sandy and Irene should erase any doubt that Long Island is not vulnerable to coastal storms."

Long Island Waterfront Restaurants Reopening After Sandy

“It is like opening a brand new place. Business was phenomenal.”

Bay Park Sewage Plant Sandy Repairs Continue

“Societies have lived and died based on their sewage systems.”

Long Island Cinco de Mayo 2013 Events

Muchos Mexican-themed, cerveza-fueled fiestas across LI will celebrate the national holiday for America’s allies south of the border.

Bay Park Sewage Plant Sandy Spill Ranks Worst in NY

A new report estimates that 2.2 billion gallons of sewage spilled from the plant after Sandy, second only to a plant in New Jersey.

Long Island Marks 6 Months Since Sandy

“Sandy to some people is gone, it’s passed. We live it out there every single minute of the day.”

Sandy Contract Probes Spark Nassau Feud

Democrats balked at contracts for Sandy work done by companies under scrutiny but Republicans said repairs must continue.