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11.09.12 Andy Cush

Cruising around the storm-ravaged Rockaways at around 10PM last night, ANIMAL spotted this National Guard vehicle parked at the Rockaway Commons shopping center on Beach 87th Street, along with a Humvee and several guardsmen. The truck, which carries a payload of around 2,500 gallons of gasoline, is used to service the other National Guard vehicles […]

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11.05.12 Andy Cush

Mayor Michael Bloomberg made an unannounced visit to the Rockaway peninsula Saturday, talking to and taking pictures residents of the hurricane-ravaged area, in what was ostensibly supposed to be a low-key and press-free event. But then, just as intrepid Capital New York reporter Azi Paybarah and a crew from NY1 arrived, things started to to […]

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11.02.12 Matt Harvey

For downtown residents, the last few nights of blackout have primarily brought a continuation of daytime inconveniences and an eerie break in routine–drinks by candlelight, watching NYU students line up for a waffle truck on E. 14th St., that sort of thing–but there’s little doubt anywhere in Lower Manhattan that the lights will be back […]

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