About 350 homeless Superstorm Sandy evacuees who have been sleeping in New York City-funded hotel rooms for nearly a year may be forced to check out for good.
BALTIMORE - Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley stood before the media Sunday afternoon with a strong message - "This is a serious killer storm. ...It will likely take more lives."
The governor said state emergency services are currently at "full activation," the highest state of emergency. the Maryland National Guard has been mobilized.
"We anticipate there will be several days of power outages for a large number of citizens in Maryland," he said. "...Winds will be very severe."
Gov. O'Malley said minor flooding is expected in the Chesapeake Bay, major flooding in surrounding creeks and streams and big surf on the coast. He advised those near low-lying areas to get to higher ground.
As schools and government offices began to close, the governor said those in the state of Maryland should expect more closings. He said early voting scheduled for Monday would be rescheduled. An announcement on the rescheduling of early voting is expected Monday.
The governor said it could be several days before cleanup and repair crews can safely respond to the effects of Hurricane Sandy .
"We don't know how long this storm might park over the mid-Atlantic," he said.
A 12-year-old message in a bottle is discovered amid a beach strewn with debris from Superstorm Sandy.
Jon Bon Jovi went home Monday to present a $1 million check from his band to a fund to help New Jersey recover from Superstorm Sandy.
Seven months after Superstorm Sandy, the Red Cross still hasn't spent more than a third of the $303 million it raised to assist victims of the storm, a strategy the organization says will help address needs that weren't immediately apparent in the disaster's wake.
The boardwalks are back, and so are most of the beaches, even if some are a little thinner this year.
This time next week, perhaps the most famous symbol of Superstorm Sandy's devastation at the Jersey shore will be gone.
Northeast Ohio marinas continue clean-up from Superstorm Sandy, which hit more than six months ago.
Safety Service Director Robert Fowler tells NewsChannel5 the Lorain Public Boat Ramp will be closed Monday from 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. to repair dock damages caused by Hurricane Sandy.
Monday night, Bay Village residents are welcome to attend an open meeting at Bay Village City Hall at 7 p.m.
Trees, shrubs and evergreens in high demand six months after Superstorm Sandy slammed into northeast Ohio.