Residents and tourists on Thursday were ordered to evacuate the coastal areas of southeast Florida and South Carolina as Hurricane Matthew surged toward the U.S. after battering the Bahamas, Haiti, and other parts of the Caribbean, reports USA Today. The storm on Wednesday hammered the Bahamas and whipped toward Florida after “killing at least 21 people in Haiti and […]

Via  Sadira Mirjafar, is calling herself “Sadie Clause”. Why you may ask? The  5-year-old, from Southeast Baltimore,  is collecting toys for children who lost theirs in “Frankenstorn” aka Hurricane Sandy. Read More.  11 Amazingly-Dressed Celebs of 2012 (PHOTOS) Tom Joyner Pledges To Pay 10,000 Loan Of Deceased Student Allen Iverson Spends Way More Than His […]

Federal Aid has been denied to Maryland residents living on the Eastern Shore, damaged By Super Storm Hurricane Sandy. Information collected from Federal Emergency Management Agency officials indicated that not enough property damaged filed to justify assistance to owners of business or home owners impacted by the storm. who vowed to appeal the decision. The […]

Carmelo Anthony saw the despair and devastation around his birth city in the wake of Hurricane Sandy and wanted to help. So the New York Knicks’ star took a break from basketball Thursday and went back to the Red Hook neighborhood of Brooklyn, one of many areas hit hard by last week’s hurricane, to hand […]

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The severity of Hurricane Sandy halted flights from BWI, Metro and Marc Train on Monday and most of Tuesday. Today the MTA resumed limited Metro subway and mobility/paratransit services. Nearly 90 percent of the MTA’s  buses were released to the public  for local transportation needs. Engineering crews have inspected “ tunnels, tracks, equipment and stations to assess damage.” […]

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Baltimore is opening six shelters throughout the city for people who need to take refuge during Hurricane Sandy. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says Baltimore Housing will open the shelters starting at 9 a.m. Monday. City residents are being encouraged to shelter-in-place during the storm, but officials say that those who need the shelters should come and […]

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As Hurricane Sandy takes aim at Maryland and the rest of the East Coast, residents living in the storm’s projected path should prepare for possible flooding and power outages. Here’s some advice from the American Red Cross on being ready for a disaster. PREPARE YOUR HOME • Bring in outdoor objects such as lawn furniture, […]