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Urban and coastal planning in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina

The dev­as­ta­tion wrought by Hur­ri­cane Kat­rina a decade ago is still being felt today along the Gulf Coast. Thou­sands of lives were lost and entire neigh­bor­hoods were wiped out. Many evac­uees have still not returned home. Among the many lessons learned in the after­math is how to improve infra­struc­ture resilience…
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Narrow escape from Hurricane Katrina inspires professor to study post-disaster recovery

Boston MA: Daniel Aldrich and his family narrowly escaped the wrath of the catastrophic storm, which made landfall in New Orleans on Aug. 29, 2005. Since then, Aldrich, now a professor at Northeastern, has dedicated his career to examining community resilience, with a particular focus on the importance of social capital.…
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Jurors Start Deliberating in Colorado Theater Large Gathering Shooting Case

Jurors Start Deliberating in Colorado Theater Shooting Case One after the other, their faces flashed on an overhead screen: the aspiring sports broadcaster, the caring dad, the smiling 6-year-old girl a prosecutor described as "forever our kindergartner." Photos of the 12 people who died in the Colorado theater shooting were…
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John Hancock Signature TM on Declaration of Independance Sold to Canadians

The United States Patent and Trademark office sold filing and approved "John Hancock" trademark to Boston based John Hancock financial awhile ago. The signature was from the Declaration of Independence. John Hancock financial was sold to a Canada based financial and with a common public name; John Hancock. The TM  signature…
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Forum Restaurant Closes / Boston Strong Sticks

Boston Strong History WOW. In under 2 years of the Boston Bombing, the Forum Restaurant closed its doors forever. Bomb 2 was detonated out the small business on April 15th, 2013. Most small businesses do not survive after man-made and natural disasters. A Boston Strong long lasting memorial ribbon decal made by…
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