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Arthur Weakening, Downgraded To Tropical Storm

North Carolina’s popular beach towns began returning to the business of recreation Saturday, after Arthur lashed the state’s coast with forceful winds and heavy rain and then churned northward without leaving a trail of significant damage.

07/05/2014

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North Carolina Coast Survives Hurricane Arthur

Proving far less damaging than feared, Hurricane Arthur left tens of thousands of people without power Friday in a swipe at North Carolina’s dangerously exposed Outer Banks, then brought lousy Fourth of July beach weather to the Northeast as it veered out to sea.

07/04/2014

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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

Tracking Hurricane Sandy

$162M Announced For Atlantic Coast Storm Defenses

A year after Superstorm Sandy, U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced $162 million in funding Thursday for 45 storm-protection projects from North Carolina to New England.

10/24/2013

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Looking Back: It’s Been 10 Years Since Isabel Devastated Maryland

Hard to believe it’s been a decade since Isabel caused major damage in Maryland. For those who lived through it, it kind of feels like yesterday.

09/19/2013

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1933 Hurricane Carved A Lifeline For Ocean City

Sometimes a great opportunity comes out of a terrible disaster. Eighty years ago, the Great Hurricane of 1933 ravaged Worcester County.

08/25/2013

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Superstorm Sandy Task Force Urges Coastal Towns To Plan Ahead

Ten months after Superstorm Sandy destroyed several coastal communities, a presidential task force is releasing new recommendations to protect people and property. Maryland Emergency Management Agency leaders respond.

08/19/2013

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NOAA: Hurricane Season On Track To Be Above-Normal

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has released an updated report on the Atlantic hurricane season.

08/08/2013

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Hurricane Forecast: Another Busy Atlantic Season

Get ready for another busy hurricane season, maybe unusually wild, federal forecasters say.

05/23/2013

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Crisfield Crabhouse A Symbol Of Hurricane Recovery

A popular waterfront restaurant closed for nearly two years was reopened this week by a group of locals who hope to send a clear message: Crisfield is still alive after Hurricane Sandy.

05/08/2013

Tracking Sandy

Sandy Retired From Tropical Storm Name List

Sandy is being retired from the list of tropical storm names because of the catastrophic damage its massive size and strength caused along the East Coast last year.

04/11/2013

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Hurricane Sandy 3 Months Later

Hurricane Sandy is gone, but the damage from the storm is clearly still visible. It has been 3 months since Super Storm Sandy unleashed on the east cost of the United States, but the daunting task of clean up is still a daily task. This past weekend I went back to New Jersey to follow up on how the clean-up is going. Photos by Jeremy Wilkins. WilkinsPhotos.com

02/26/2013

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