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  • Advocates for low-income and Spanish-speaking New Jersey residents say the Christie administration is botching the distribution of Superstorm Sandy recovery aid.
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  • Meteorologist Chris Sowers took a look at some of the storm damage from Hurricane Sandy along the Delaware Bay. The damage to Gandys Beach was severe and extensive. Several waterfront homes suffered unrecoverable losses, including entire homes being washed away.
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  • Hurricane Sandy hit more than a year ago and many people who lost their homes are still recovering and rebuilding. And now a new problem has surfaced.
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  • Chris Segarra of the Shore Acres section of Brick Township lost his home in Superstorm Sandy and couldn't afford to rebuild.
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  • Superstorm Sandy hit last year, Marsha Dionisio was flooded out of her house, as were all her 4th grade students.
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  • A year after Superstorm Sandy pummeled his state, Gov. Chris Christie said he is celebrating how far New Jersey has come since the storm and pledged not to forget the thousands who still cannot go back home yet.
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  • A year after Superstorm Sandy pummeled his state, Gov. Chris Christie said he is celebrating how far New Jersey has come since the storm and pledged not to forget the thousands who still cannot go back home yet.
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  • For Chris Christie, New Jersey's famously gruff governor, hugs have become an unlikely part of the job. A year after his state was devastated by Hurricane Sandy, he's become, in a sense, consoler-in-chief.
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  • Two families who felt the effects of Hurricane Sandy are now in different situations thanks to the process behind the government funding for victims.
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  • Residents of Holgate on Long Beach Island are still recovering a year after Hurricane Sandy and shared their stories with Action News.
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  • Christie helps NJ towns mark Sandy anniv.
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' John Rawlins
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  • hurricane sandy then and now
  • Photos from Superstorm Sandy from one year ago, and the same areas as they look today.
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  • John Rawlins reports  on Superstorm Sandy
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  • Sandy: One Year Later
  • See photos and videos from Action News of Sandy's impact on our area one year ago.
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  • Sandy: One Year Later
  • It was one year ago Tuesday when Hurricane Sandy roared across the New Jersey shore.
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  • A savage coastal storm powered by hurricane-force gusts slashed its way through Britain and western Europe on Monday.
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  • See our collection of videos as Action News surveyed the damage from the New Jersey shore in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
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  • See dozens of photos from across the region from the aftermath of Sandy struck in October and November, 2012.
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  • Sandy hits Atlantic City
  • See dozens of photos from across the region as Sandy struck in October, 2012.
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  • Hurricane Sandy
  • Homeowners were allowed to return to the community of Holgate on Long Beach Island nearly one month after Sandy hit.
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  • Nearing one year since Sandy struck the Jersey Shore, a panel discussed how to better prepare for another superstorm.
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  • 3 Jersey shore towns moving on dune easements
  • A year after Superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc along the New Jersey shore, three coastal towns have given themselves authority to seize beachfront land from owners who are blocking the federal government from building a protective dune system.
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  • Pictures from Hurricane Sandy
  • Many homeowners who got slammed by Superstorm Sandy are finding their flood insurance checks are not large enough to cover their repairs.
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  • It's estimated that Superstorm Sandy caused $37 billion worth of damage in New Jersey, but the nonprofit, nonpartisan group U.S. Strong says the recovery aid that's been awarded will never cover that.
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  • Tropical Storm Karen continued its slow trudge Saturday toward the Louisiana Gulf Coast as a weakened system.
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  • Action News Online
  • A tropical depression has rapidly intensified into a tropical storm in the eastern Pacific Ocean, but poses no immediate threat to land.
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  • Some residents of a Jersey shore town say they don't want reality star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi to benefit from efforts to rebuild from Superstorm Sandy.
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  • Billy Crystal is going to bat for his New York hometown following the pummeling it took from Superstorm Sandy.
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  • At first glance, the green plastic ginger ale bottle on the beach looked just like another of the billions of pieces of debris splayed across Northeast coastlines after Superstorm Sandy.
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  • Some special local kids who also survived a natural disaster are reaching out to their peers in Moore.
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  • New Jersey has launched a $40 million grant program to encourage landlords to rent vacant properties to low- and moderate-income tenants affected by Superstorm Sandy.
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  • Residents of New Jersey's Long Beach Island are saying "thank you" this weekend to the hundreds of first responders who helped after Superstorm Sandy, including some state troopers from Louisiana.
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  • The first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season smashed rainfall totals across the Northeast.
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  • In this Wednesday, June 5, 2013 GOES satellite photo provided by NASA/NOAA, Andrea, the first named storm of the Atlantic season, forms over the Gulf of Mexico. The tropical storm is likely to bring wet weather to parts of Floridas west coast by the end of the week. (AP Photo/NASA/NOAA)
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  • Heavy rain is forecasted for the parts of the Jersey Shore thanks to Tropical Storm Andrea heading up the East Coast.
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  • In this Wednesday, June 5, 2013 GOES satellite photo provided by NASA/NOAA, Andrea, the first named storm of the Atlantic season, forms over the Gulf of Mexico. The tropical storm is likely to bring wet weather to parts of Floridas west coast by the end of the week. (AP Photo/NASA/NOAA)
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  • Sandy Aftermath
  • New Jersey is now accepting applications from homeowners seeking grants to rebuild homes damaged by Superstorm Sandy.
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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  • A man from the state of Maine is at the New Jersey shore, at Point Pleasant beach, trying to create some excitement by using sand to scale unprecedented heights.
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  • Sandy-damaged roller coaster in Seaside Heights, New Jersey
  • Riding the Jet Star roller coaster as a girl vacationing at the Jersey shore, Nicole Jones said there was always that one breath-catching moment when the passenger cars swerved toward the ocean, as if threatening to dump riders into the surf.
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  • A big effort is under way to restore some very sentimental items damaged by Sandy.
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  • They reached a major milestone Wednesday in Belmar, Monmouth County.
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Nora Muchanic
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  • Firefighters, electricians and builders are raising concerns about an unseen fire hazard that may be lurking underneath damaged homes.
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  • Gov. Chris Christie
  • Gov. Chris Christie says New Jerseyans preparing to rebuild after Superstorm Sandy are enduring delays now because of Congress.
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