This edition of MetroFocus explores storm-related topics, from the continuing efforts to bring light and heat to thousands, to tips on how to put traumatizing events in perspective for children.
Six city schools that were damaged by Hurricane Sandy won’t reopen until 2013
A look at wealth and questions of disparity with economist Diana Furchtgott-Roth, former New York Times economics columnist Jeff Madrick, and historian Kenneth Jackson.
Drawing on their member networks and organization skills, groups mobilize to aid hurricane victims and add disaster relief to their services.
For trees felled by Hurricane Sandy, Department of Transportation employees developed their own cleanup method with a machine designed to move asphalt, sand and cement.
Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism students Jon Gerberg and Kristen Reed take us inside the Smith Houses on the Lower East Side, days after Sandy knocked out power.