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  • A Corpus Christi man is suing the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association for hundreds of millions of dollars because he says it improperly passed on costs to policyholders like him after 2008's Hurricane Ike
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  • Grant to help research hurricane-protection options
  • They're looking at options that range from protecting grasslands in low-lying areas to building massive gates to stop storm surge
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  • Three Southeast Texas developers plan to rebuild the legendary Balinese Room on a pier extending from the Galveston seawall - as it was before Hurricane Ike smashed it in 2008
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  • Hurricane Ike on Galveston Island
  • Five years after Hurricane Ike made landfall, becoming the costliest natural disaster in Texas history, Galveston is better than ever
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  • The help is available for people who can not afford the fix ups. In some cases, they may be able to get a new home
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  • It'll be five years since the strong Cat. 2 storm hit our area, but first responders say they remember it like it was yesterday
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  • It'll be five years since the strong Cat. 2 storm hit our area, but first responders say they remember it like it was yesterday
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  • On this fourth anniversary, some of those communities are still recovering, but others are thriving from redevelopment
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  • There was a time Galveston tourism officials would avoid using the word Ike
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  • To some of us, Hurricane Ike may seem like such a long time ago. But to others, ike is still a very fresh memory
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  • Leaders of a Southeast Texas island city are hopeful their approval Tuesday of a plan to rebuild most of the low-income housing destroyed by Hurricane Ike four years ago will settle an ongoing dispute with state and federal officials that is threatening nearly $600 million in federal funding
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  • City leaders have been told that hundreds of public housing units demolished after Hurricane Ike must be replaced
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  • City leaders have been told that hundreds of public housing units demolished after Hurricane Ike must be replaced
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  • The debate is over rebuilding public housing on the island. The city is moving forward with a plan, but a lot of folks say they don't want it
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  • Nearly three years after Ike, the man was still living in a FEMA trailer, but on Thursday he received his first real sign of progress
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  • One in 7 houses was destroyed when the storm hit. Three years later, the future of some of those homes remains uncertain
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  • While Houston still has its share of problems, it's also been slow going getting hurricane recovery money flowing to Galveston Island
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  • On the third anniversary of Hurricane Ike's destructive landfall here, four lead social service organizations will release a report on how about $35 million awarded as a federal social service block grant was spent on the community's recovery
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  • Hurricane Ike is still causing damage more than two years after swamping parts of Texas
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  • More than 2,000 people lined up for help as Hurricane Ike housing needs continue more than two years after the storm hit Southeast Texas
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  • More than two years ago, the beach front along Avenue J in Crystal Beach featured a row of houses with a Gulf view and 200 feet of beach
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  • A ban on vendors selling to Texas City Dike patrons has been lifted
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  • Plans to build an amusement park in place of the Flagship Hotel in Galveston will be the topic of discussion at today's city council meeting
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  • The owner of Galveston's Flagship Hotel says it plans to demolish the landmark hotel on a pier
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  • Reconstruction is nearly done on the terminal at Scholes International Airport in Galveston more than two years after a 9-foot Hurricane Ike storm surge
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  • The U.S. House granted social services agencies in the Houston and Galveston areas a yearlong extension to use $44 million in funding set aside for =Ike recovery efforts
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  • Congress failed to grant an extension to help Hurrican Ike victims, so millions of dollars set aside for aid is no longer available
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  • Catholics in Port Bolivar who lost their place of worship to Hurricane Ike now have a new place to weather the storms of life
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  • It has been a big turnaround for a Houston-area soap star and his family since Hurricane Ike hit
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  • Residents in Galveston celebrated the road to recovery by breaking into song and dance
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  • Adam Mayfield was affected by Ike before he made it big on daytime TV
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  • A temporary mobile home program for southeast Texas residents still displaced since 2008's Hurricane Ike has been extended to Jan. 7
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  • If the peninsula is going to fully recover from Hurricane Ike, it needs to start with three things -- housing, housing and housing
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  • Time is running out for Galveston property owners to register their salt water killed trees into the City's free removal program
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  • The city of Webster will get about a million dollars in federal funds
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  • Seabrook says, unlike Galveston, it has yet to see federal money to dig out from under Hurricane Ike
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  • The city of Dayton is hoping to get some federal cash for Hurricane Ike cleanup.
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  • More than 700 people are seeking 15 police officer jobs in Galveston as the city's finances continue to recover from Hurricane Ike
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  • Reconstruction is expected to begin this month on the Texas City dike devastated by 2008's Hurricane Ike
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  • An update on Hurricane Ike recovery projects, including repairs and debris cleanup, is the main focus of a Galveston County meeting scheduled this evening
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  • Another step is being taken to repair the Texas City dike as the city is now taking bids to repair it
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  • FEMA will start charging rent for Galveston residents still using trailers while waiting for their Ike-damaged homes to be repaired
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  • FEMA says people living in those government provided trailers since Hurricane Ike may soon have to start paying rent
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  • Galveston is getting more time to use federal dollars to pay for clearing and cleaning the Hurricane Ike-recovering island
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  • Galveston says a surge in applications to repair home damage proves the island needs more funding to rebuild after Hurricane Ike
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  • Galveston will begin spending $107 million in federal disaster recovery money for infrastructure damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Ike
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  • Six counties will work to protect the Texas coast from another storm surge like the wallop from 2008's Hurricane Ike
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  • On the road to recovery, volunteers are working Saturday on the cleanup and preservation of Clear Creek
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  • Galveston residents were cautiously hopeful Thursday that this year's U.S. Census count won't mean more bad news for their island community, which lost thousands of residents after Hurricane Ike battered the city in 2008.
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  • Debris removal crews began making final passes along all Galveston Island streets this week
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