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Tag Archives: Hurricane Sandy

Fund for court families

Many of the people affected by Hurricane Sandy, particularly downstate, are the state Unified Court System’s judges and non-judicial employees. Some, according to the courts, have lost their homes, while others have lost personal possession and have been displaced. To ...

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Rochester helping downstate

The Rochester Fire Department has sent one truck company (four firefighters) and a 110-foot aerial ladder truck to Nassau County to help with Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. The company, according to Mayor Thomas S. Richards, left at noon Thursday for a ...

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Elections board extends absentee deadline

ALBANY — New Yorkers will have extra time to apply for an absentee ballot in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. The state Board of Elections met in an emergency meeting late Wednesday and approved an extension until Friday, Nov. 2. ...

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IRS extends deadline for storm-hit taxpayers

WASHINGTON — The IRS is giving taxpayers and tax preparers hit by Hurricane Sandy an extra week to file returns and make payments. The tax agency says the relief will apply mainly to businesses in the storm-impacted Northeast and Mid-Atlantic ...

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Storm leads to NYSBA program postponements

As a result of Hurricane Sandy and continuing travel restrictions, the New York State Bar Association has postponed a number of programs. The quarterly meeting of the House of Delegates, the association’s governing body, was scheduled for Saturday in Albany. ...

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