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Stronger NJ Grant Workshop in Sea Bright

Stronger NJ Grant Workshop in Sea Bright
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It's a Hurricane Sandy business recovery program that Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno was promoting when she made a visit to Fair Haven recently.
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Implications Wheel - Home

Implications Wheel - Home | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it

Futurist Joel Barker's Implications Wheel was used to explore four key issues following Hurricane Katrina.  Over 400 citizens were involved in different explorations of key issues. A sample from one of these is posted in the "examples" section of the website.  This Scoop.It topic will identify possible issues that could be, should be explored.


The implications of Hurricane Sandy are many -- they're significant -- and they need to be explored for both the short and long-term positives and negatives.

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Rowan study reveals how exposure to Hurricane Sandy impacts mental health

Researchers from the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine presented findings at the "2015 Hurricane Sandy Conference: Translating Research into Practice," showing that strong neighborhood relationships reduced the incidence of symptoms...
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Brooklyn Sites Get $2.6 Million to Undo Hurricane Sandy's Toll

Brooklyn Sites Get $2.6 Million to Undo Hurricane Sandy's Toll | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
Nearly three years after the storm hit, historical properties around New York City are still coping with its aftermath. A round of federal grants is meant to address that.
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Hurricane Sandy still taking a toll nearly 3 years later

Hurricane Sandy still taking a toll nearly 3 years later | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
Hurricane Sandy damaged the homes of more than 100,000 New Jersey residents. Many, including children, are still suffering from mental health distress.
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Youth group helps rebuild area struck by Hurricane Sandy

Youth group helps rebuild area struck by Hurricane Sandy | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
The Youth Group from Towson Presbyterian Church, many of whom live in Rodgers Forge, West Towson and Wiltondale, along with Associate Pastor Joel Strom , Rodgers Forge resident, traveled to Long Beach, N.Y., June 27 through July 4, in partnership...
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Sea Bright favorite Donovan's Reef reopens tiki bar post Hurricane Sandy

Sea Bright favorite Donovan's Reef reopens tiki bar post Hurricane Sandy | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
A popular borough bar opened its Tiki Bar on the sand to patrons Friday afternoon, almost three years after its closure from hurricane damage.
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Can the poor afford to live at the Shore anymore?

Can the poor afford to live at the Shore anymore? | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
Many displaced renters — 15,600 rental units in New Jersey sustained severe damage during Sandy — found out they were priced out of the rental homes that remained on the Shore.
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Judge Finds Sandy Losses a Legal 'Act of God'

Judge Finds Sandy Losses a Legal 'Act of God' | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
Judge Finds Sandy Losses a Legal 'Act of God' Courthouse News Service MANHATTAN (CN) - Blame the Superstorm, not the shipper, for the loss of 211 cartons of ladies cardigans and sweaters washed ashore by Hurricane Sandy, a federal judge told Lord &...
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FEMA Official: We Let Hurricane Sandy Victims Down

Over two years after Hurricane Sandy, the "superstorm" that devastated parts of New York and New Jersey, affected homeowners still are battling the federal government over what they say are shoddy repairs by government-authorized contractors and a...
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Lead stirred up by Sandy may be impacting health on the shore

Lead stirred up by Sandy may be impacting health on the shore | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
According to New Jersey Department of Health data about six percent of children tested in seven Sandy affected counties have lead levels in their blood above five micrograms per liter the federally
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Rockaway Beach boardwalk is bouncing back from Hurricane Sandy

Rockaway Beach boardwalk is bouncing back from Hurricane Sandy | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
Rockaway is ready to defend its status as the city’s most buzzworthy summer destination.
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FEMA letters offering to review Hurricane Sandy claims going out Monday

FEMA letters asking Hurricane Sandy homeowners if they want their damage claims reviewed are going into the mail beginning Monday
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Volunteers with Habitat for Humanity repair lingering Sandy damage in Little Ferry

Volunteers with Habitat for Humanity repair lingering Sandy damage in Little Ferry | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
A crew from Habitat for Humanity of Bergen County descended on Bill Kostroun's Little Ferry home to install drywall in his damaged basement.
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Hurricane Sandy's Red Tape Makes a Veteran Say 'I'd Rather Go Back to Fallujah'

Hurricane Sandy's Red Tape Makes a Veteran Say 'I'd Rather Go Back to Fallujah' | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
A recent letter from FEMA to 142,000 homeowners acknowledged that its procedures may have been seriously flawed, and that they may be eligible for additional payment. But the storm victims have been hesitant to face more red tape.
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Better response in disasters helps reconnect pets, people

Better response in disasters helps reconnect pets, people | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
Many pets were left behind in Hurricane Katrina, but rescue workers and shelters are better equipped now for bringing pets back to their people.
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Post-Sandy Rebuilding for Resiliency: Lessons From Long Beach, New York - Energy Collective

Post-Sandy Rebuilding for Resiliency: Lessons From Long Beach, New York - Energy Collective | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
My small bungalow in Long Beach, New York, sits one half block from the bay and one and a half blocks from the ocean.
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Up in the air: 1,000 days after Sandy

Up in the air: 1,000 days after Sandy | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
Thousands of New Jersey families are still displaced 1,000 days after superstorm Sandy. The state has been unable to match the pace of spending that Louisiana set in order to get its residents back in their homes after Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
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Much needed relief for those staggered by Hurricane Sandy

Much needed relief for those staggered by Hurricane Sandy | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
As a legislative representative of one of the areas hardest hit by Sandy, it's encouraging to see the House has approved legislation to allow businesses damaged by the catastrophic storm to again seek federal disaster loans.
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Free program aims to build resiliency skills after Hurricane Sandy

Free program aims to build resiliency skills after Hurricane Sandy | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
OCEAN CITY – County residents still feeling the emotional after-effects of Hurricane Sandy are invited to a free program from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, June 24 at the Ocean City Library, 1735 Simpson Ave., in room 116.
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FEMA demanding LIers give back Sandy payments

FEMA demanding LIers give back Sandy payments | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
Long Islanders are on the hook for more than a quarter of the nearly $23.4
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Over 30 months after Sandy, full recovery eludes Christie

Over 30 months after Sandy, full recovery eludes Christie | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
Bill Halbeisen's kitchen tap flows courtesy of a hook-up to a neighbor's lawn hose. For bathing, another buddy obliges with a heated outdoor shower.
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New rental assistance for Sandy victims announced by state

New rental assistance for Sandy victims announced by state | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
BRIGANTINE–The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency has increased the amount and the number of months the Rental Assistance Program provides homeowners with financial assistance for temporary housing while their primary residences undergo...
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Powerful stories: TCNJ launches Hurricane Sandy project

Nearly 100 New Jerseyans are telling their Hurricane Sandy stories for a new archive chronicling the storm's impact.
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How Ellis Island Survived Hurricane Sandy

How Ellis Island Survived Hurricane Sandy | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
The People of America Center at Ellis Island finally opens to the public after storm-related delays, and tells the rich and vexed story of America’s immigrants.
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Two-and-a-Half Years After Hurricane Sandy, Storm Victims Still Struggle

Two-and-a-Half Years After Hurricane Sandy, Storm Victims Still Struggle | Hurricane Sandy Exploring Implications | Scoop.it
Two-and-a-Half Years After Hurricane Sandy, Storm Victims Still Struggle
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Robin Buck remembers how excited he was when he was first approved for a state grant to fix his flooded Long Branch, NJ, home.
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