Storm in India Kills 48, Aid Rushed to Villagers

Storm in India Kills 48, Aid Rushed to Villagers

A massive storm swept through India’s Bihar state killing at least 48 people and left thousands of villagers homeless, according to government officials. The storm struck the small village late on Tuesday night, with wind speeds of about 50 miles per hour and flooded the area with a torrential downpour. The storm uprooted trees, electricity poles, […]

There Is Life After the Storm

There Is Life After the Storm

One of the largest storms to hit the Gulf Coast was Hurricane Katrina. It has been almost a decade since that tragic storm ravaged through New Orleans. Out of the devastation came not only death but innumerable stories of survival, courage and strength. Hurricane Katrina left many people out on a limb trying to put […]

Storm: Woe for Those With Disabilities

Storm: Woe for Those With Disabilities

Storm after storm has consumed the mind of many East Coasters in recent weeks.  Indeed, most of the country is marveling at Boston’s historic storm season.  Three feet of snow in under three weeks is problematic for almost everyone. However, people with disabilities (PWD) are often in even greater peril than the general public. Cold […]