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Mayor Unveils Innovative Micro-Apartments for NYC
Beth Garbitelli | January 22, 2013 6:04 PM |
But some observers wonder who the new units will benefit.
Tearing Down After Sandy
Erik Olsen for
The New York Times
| December 21, 2012 10:49 AM |
On Dec. 20, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began demolishing houses severely damaged by Hurricane Sandy.
Team Rubicon: Rebuilding the Rockaways
Mustafa Hameed | December 20, 2012 4:00 AM |
The disaster relief organization operated by military veterans used its skills to begin rebuilding in Rockaway Beach.
MetroFocus Preview Dec. 20
December 13, 2012 4:40 PM |
An in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at what happened when the power went out at New York hospitals, an interview with former Mayor Ed Koch and more.
Gianna Palmer for
The New York World
| December 13, 2012 4:15 PM |
Volunteer lawyers and the Legal Aid Society make sure storm relief arrives where it's needed most.
Jobless Find Hope in NYCHA’s Post-Sandy Cleanup
Katia Savchuk for
| December 7, 2012 12:08 PM |
Hundreds of low-income New Yorkers who've struggled to find jobs have found work doing post-storm cleanup, including public housing tenants.
FEMA Recovery Efforts and Post-Disaster Scams
December 6, 2012 6:51 PM |
FEMA's deputy federal coordinating officer speaks about FEMA's work in New York City and warns homeowners about scams.
Update: Small Steps for Hurricane Victims in Long Beach and Rockaways
December 6, 2012 6:50 PM |
MetroFocus updates reports on two families' struggle to recover from flooding and mold damage.
Aerial Video Shows Jersey Shore Damage from Hurricane Sandy
Lauren Wanko for
| December 4, 2012 2:09 PM |
See the colossal damage in New Jersey beach towns in video from helicopter tour.
Little Known Parts of City Dominate Tragic News
Christina Knight | November 20, 2012 3:13 PM |
Recent news of storm deaths and condemned homes come from tight-knit communities in New York City that few outsiders are familiar with, or can even place on a map.
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