Posts tagged "hurricane sandy"

Now You Can Buy Collegiate Bath Products For Charity!

It’s already been two years since Hurricane Sandy, and the nightmare it caused for New York City and its neighbors is far from forgotten. When Beauty Bar founder Jennifer Walsh lead…

Claire Hannum | October 31, 2014 - 4:40 pm

Woman Who Lost Her Wedding Dress In Hurricane Sandy Has It Returned Almost Two Years Later

When Hurricane Sandy hit, Nicole Pagliaro’s wedding dress was at a dry cleaners in the South Beach area of Staten Island. She was married in the summer of 2012, and…

Claire Hannum | July 29, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Lots Of People Got Knocked Up During Hurricane Sandy

So what were people doing without TV, internet and power during Hurricane Sandy? Those of us who weren’t gorging on non-perishable snacks, stalking strangers on Facebook and looking for their

Ami Angelowicz | March 2, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Update: The Hurricane Sandy Squatter Who Wouldn’t Leave Has Finally Left The Building

Some of you asked for an update on the story we ran a couple of weeks ago about Philadelphia homeowner Melissa Frost’s struggle to get rid of a violent squatter…

Julie Gerstein | February 8, 2013 - 10:40 am

This Hurricane Sandy Spread In Vogue Is Kinda Pushing It

Vogue isn’t exactly known for its sensitivity to, um, sensitive issues, and that’s fine. It is, after all, a fashion and society magazine, not The Atlantic. But every once in…

Rachel Krause | January 16, 2013 - 5:40 pm

This Week In Style: Vogue/CFDA Raises $1.7 Million For Hurricane Sandy Relief

Vogue and the CFDA spare no effort when they join forces for causes like Obama’s reelection. Their most charitable venture to date? Their latest fundraising initiative, Fashion for Sandy…

Rachel Krause | December 22, 2012 - 2:00 pm

7 Great Performances From Last Night’s Hurricane Sandy Relief Concert

Last night, a whole mess of iconic musicians got together for the epic “12-12-12″ Hurricane Sandy Relief Concert, which aired on a number of different TV networks and lasted nearly…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 13, 2012 - 10:40 am

Vintage Love Letters Found Among Hurricane Sandy Debris

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, amid a mess of displaced personal items, a miracle has emerged: 57 vintage love letters were discovered yesterday in the debris. Even more surprising is how… | November 19, 2012 - 4:10 pm

Newlyweds Justin Timberlake & Jessica Biel Volunteer With Hurricane Sandy Relief

Newlyweds Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel returned from their honeymoon and immediately helped with Hurricane Sandy relief efforts in the Rockaways in Queens, NY. [PopCrush]
Speaking of Justin,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 12, 2012 - 5:40 pm

New York, New Jersey Forced To Evacuate Again

The Nor’easter threatening the already-battered Atlantic Coast is weakening, but New York and New Jersey are still ordering evacuations ahead of the storm, which is already pelting Washington with ice and…

Newser | November 7, 2012 - 1:50 pm

You Don’t Need To Adopt An Animal In Order To Save Its Life

Meet Sunny. He’s not my kitten, but he’s staying with me for a little while — my little furry eight-week-old Hurricane Sandy refugee (he is presently chasing his tail). As…

Julie Gerstein | November 6, 2012 - 2:00 pm

8 Ways To Help Hurricane Sandy Victims Beyond Donating To The Red Cross

If you watched the Hurricane Sandy relief telethon and texted $10 to the Red Cross when Bruce rocked or Christina crooned, then you are certainly not alone. The telethon raised $23 million…

The Stir | November 5, 2012 - 4:50 pm

Makeup Bag: Beauty When The Lights Go Out

For much of the past week, it’s been tough to even think about beauty, let alone write about it. Hurricane Sandy left much of the tristate area, including my beloved…

Rachel Krause | November 5, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Make Bea Arthur Proud! LGBT Teen Center Destroyed By Sandy Needs Your Help

When flawless “Golden Girls” star Bea Arthur passed away, she left a bucket of money to the Ali Forney Center in New York City, a shelter for LGBTQ teenagers. Ali…

Jessica Wakeman | November 5, 2012 - 1:20 pm

While People Suffer Post-Sandy, Fashion People Continue To Be Horrible

Hey guys, I know there was a hurricane last week that displaced hundreds of thousands of people within the tri-state area, but the real sufferers? The fashion elite. While the…

Julie Gerstein | November 5, 2012 - 11:40 am

New York Magazine’s Incredible Hurricane Sandy Cover

Such an astonishing photo, which shows how half of Manhattan went black when the power went out following Hurricane Sandy. There are still many people without power, heat, and hot…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 5, 2012 - 9:40 am

Derek Zoolander Provides Really, Really Ridiculously Good-Looking Help To Those In Need In Brooklyn

Oh hey, this is just a picture of Ben Stiller volunteering to help Hurricane Sandy victims in Brooklyn yesterday. And again, for ways you can help, check out this amazing…

Julie Gerstein | November 3, 2012 - 9:00 am

3 Reasons The New York City Marathon Should Be Cancelled

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is facing bitter criticism over his decision to hold the New York City Marathon as scheduled on Sunday, just days after Hurricane Sandy devastated much of Gotham. Nowhere was the outrage…

The Week | November 2, 2012 - 4:50 pm

Get Nailed With Miss Pop: Waiting For Lightning To Strike

It was a dark and stormy Monday night… Before Sandy took my electricity, cell reception, and internet connection, I painted my nails with this look. I was inspired by that…

Simcha | November 2, 2012 - 4:00 pm

New Yorkers Rail Against Marathon Plans

As New Yorkers pick up the pieces in Sandy’s wake, they’re tearing something else to pieces: the city’s plan to hold Sunday’s New York City Marathon as scheduled. Outrage has…

Newser | November 2, 2012 - 9:50 am