New Jersey Residents Blame Increased Flooding On Superstorm Sandy
By: Janet Babin
March 28, 2013
Since Hurricane Sandy, local officials in many coastal towns in New Jersey are reporting increased flooding and higher flood waters. They say it is happening both during storms and even just on high tides. But no one's exactly sure why. Meanwhile, costs are piling up; officials say the increased flood events and higher flood waters have already damaged major roadways that cost millions of taxpayer dollars to repair since Sandy.
André Le Nôtre helped turn an old hunting lodge into the Versailles we know today, taking his profession way beyond a trade. Experts say Le Nôtre'swork was so groundbreaking, it continues to influence contemporary urban architecture. This year marks the 400th anniversary of Le Nôtre's birth.
The track record of digital products designed for digital privacy has been abysmal — at least until recently. Snapchat, wildly popular among teens, is changing assumptions about young people's desire for digital privacy. But it's not clear whether the trend will stick.
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