REPORTER FILE PHOTO A scene during Superstorm Sandy from October 2012.
As the second monster hurricane of the season was set to strike American shores, we were out sailing on Little Peconic Bay with a friend, a long-time resident of Miami Beach who sold her home on that built-up barrier island to moved to higher ground in Florida. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO| Bridge Street in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy in October 2012.
The timing was perfect.
With Texas and Louisiana recovering from Hurricane Harvey, Florida still in shock from the devastation of Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Maria rampaging through the Caribbean, a tropical storm brushing past the East End this week and fears of a monster storm coming next week, Tuesday’s Town Board work session led off with a presentation about climate change and its effects on communities. (more…)
JULIE LANE PHOTO
Don Young has a trailer parked in the lot at North Ferry for Islanders to load with needed supplies that will be trucked to Corpus Christi, Texas,
Generous Islanders are being asked to help those struggling to recover from Hurricane Harvey. (more…)