Superstorm Sandy

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Funds From Superstorm Sandy To Replace Md. School

Federal recovery aid following Superstorm Sandy will help rebuild an aging school building in Somerset County.

06/23/2014

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Md. State Park Closed For Superstorm Sandy Cleanup

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it’s closing part of Cunningham Falls State Park near Thurmont to salvage timber downed or damaged by Superstorm Sandy more than 14 months ago.

01/15/2014

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Project Aims To Improve Storm Predictions

Scientists at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science Horn Point Laboratory have a new project in the works that aims to better predict the intensity of storm surges on the Chesapeake Bay, Delaware Bay and the Atlantic Coast.

11/30/2013

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Obama Signs Order On Response To Climate Change

A year after Superstorm Sandy devastated the East Coast, President Barack Obama signed an executive order Friday to make it easier for states and local governments to respond to weather disasters.

11/01/2013

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Crisfield Marks Anniversary Of Superstorm Sandy As Rebuilding Continues

People all over the Northeast are marking the first anniversary of Superstorm Sandy. The devastating storm killed at least 147 people and damaged or destroyed around 650,000 homes.

10/29/2013

Tracking Hurricane Sandy

Sandy-Spawned Snow Was Wake-Up Call In Western Md.

The mountain dwellers of far western Maryland know a lot about snow, but a crippling blizzard spawned last year by Superstorm Sandy taught them a painful lesson in emergency preparedness.

10/26/2013

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All Aboard! Amtrak Carries Record Number Of Passengers

Railroad officials say Amtrak carried a record number of passengers in the year ending Sept. 30 despite Northeast service that was temporarily knocked out by Superstorm Sandy.

10/14/2013

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Assateague May Move Parking Lots After Superstorm

Assateague Island National Seashore says two parking lots should be moved inland to prepare for the next big storm on Maryland’s coast.

09/08/2013

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Garrett County Emergency Ops Center Hits Hurdle

Garrett County’s emergency management chief says technical difficulties are delaying completion of a new command center 10 months after Superstorm Sandy exposed problems with the county’s emergency response.

09/05/2013

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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

Tracking Hurricane Sandy

Western Md. Trail Closed As Sandy’s Effects Linger

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it’s closing a popular western Maryland hiking trail because of lingering damage from Superstorm Sandy more than nine months ago.

08/06/2013

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O.C. Fishing Pier, Destroyed By Sandy, Is Reopened

Ocean City officials reopen the landmark fishing pier that was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy.

05/24/2013

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