Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Concert to boost Sandy recovery tonight

Storm Victims, in Cleanup, Face Rise in Injuries and Illness ~NYT~It is impossible to say how many people have been sickened by what Hurricane Sandy left behind: mold from damp drywall; spills from oil tanks; sewage from floodwater and unflushable toilets; tons upon tons of debris and dust. But interviews with hurricane victims, recovery workers, health officials and medical experts over the last week reveal that some of the illnesses that they feared would occur, based on the toxic substances unleashed by the storm and the experience of other disasters, notably Hurricane Katrina, have begun to manifest themselves.

Outrage over dolphin deaths spurs $5,000 reward

Read more here: http://www.sunherald.com/2012/11/19/4314249/outrage-over-dolphin-deaths-spurs.html#storylink=cpy

BP spawned new company supplying oil, aka: Black Elk Energy

People of Lafitte give Corps officials an earful

Corps of Engineers Considers Options for Much-NeededMaintenance, Rehabilitation of Hydropower Plants

2012 New Orleans Bar Guide ~Gambit

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