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Hurricane Sandy: MTA Suspends Service and Mandatory Evacuation [Updated]

Last modified November 1, 2012 at 8:31 am

With Frankenstorm Sandy barreling up the east coast as we speak, that good ol’ déjà vu feeling is already washing ashore (oh, Irene). Mayor Bloomberg just signed an executive order to evacuate areas designated Zone A, much of the coastal spots in the neighborhood. Seward Park High School at Grand and Essex Streets is the […]

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Scenes from Hurricane Irene: A Final Photo Roundup

Posted August 29, 2011 at 6:09 am

Much ink has already been spilled across the internets on the arrival and aftermath of Hurricane Irene. Roundup after the jump!

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Scenes from Hurricane Irene: South Street Flooded

Last modified August 28, 2011 at 11:55 am

Dozens of residents flocked to the East River promenade on South Street to assess the flood waters. Photos after the jump!