Tag: superstorm

POLL: 4 years later, how would you grade New Jersey’s Sandy response?

New Jersey had a very unusual Halloween four years ago, Save Jerseyans. Governor Chris Christie, at the height of his popularity, suspended the holiday and postponed trick-or-treating in light of the widespread devastation inflicted by Hurricane Sandy throughout New Jersey’s Read More

Bamboozled: Sandy scammer loses again, but he’s still in business

A man accused of trying to defraud New Jerseyans in the wake of Superstorm Sandy has lost his appeal of a case brought against him by the state’s attorney general in 2012. William “Bill” Loiry, a self-proclaimed “philanthropist/entrepreneur,” has made Read More

Obama Administration Looking To Divert Billions in Sandy Funds Away From New Jersey and New York

By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com The Obama Administration is considering holding a contest for areas impacted by disasters other than Superstorm Sandy.  The “winners” would get between $1 billion and $2 billion of the remaining $3.6 billion is Sandy relief dollars being doled Read More

Christie Sandy Anniversary Schedule

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie will kick-off an intense 7-day campaign swing beginning tomorrow morning in Essex County, Save Jerseyans. Today, however, he’s leading New Jersey’s efforts to commemorate the first anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. He’ll travel Read More

Sandy Aid Still 99% Unspent

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We’ve been covering the horrendous federal Sandy response for months now, Save Jerseyans, and I’m doing our best to turn it into a learning experience for Garden State voters concerning the limitations of federal competency. One Read More

Revitalize Bay Head

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’ve already discussed how my Memorial Day Weekend in Ocean County was a bit jarring, Save Jerseyans. You and I have seen the Sandy damage firsthand. That wasn’t anything new. What really touched me is the extent Read More

Mayors Helping Mayors

Gulf Coast Mayors Visiting Jersey Shore, NJ Mayors Next Week By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com A group of former mayors and a former congressman who led their Mississippi communities to recovery from Hurricane Katrina are coming to the Jersey Shore next week to share their Read More

Blame Those Who Deserve It

Post-Federalism America is a Weaker Place to Live; Ask the Jersey Shore’s Sandy Victims By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’ve never been a big self-help guru fan, Save Jerseyans, but I’ve always loved this Tony Robbins truism: “Successful people ask Read More