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October 22, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Pennsylvanians who registered with the American Red Cross or other organizations for disaster aid must also register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to apply...
October 21, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Those affected by Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee who are not U.S. citizens  but are in the United States legally -- can apply for state and federal disaster assistance....
October 21, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The initial trauma from Pennsylvania's two late-summer disasters - Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee - has passed, but the psychological effects can linger.  Stress caused by...
October 20, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Heavy rains and flooding can occur anytime. Officials recommend that Pennsylvania residents prepare now for the next storm or flood. According to the Federal Emergency Management...
October 20, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- FEMA Hazard Mitigation Specialists are on hand at Lowe’s home improvement stores in Carlisle, Lancaster, Palmyra, Selinsgrove and York today through Monday to provide information...
October 19, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The recent storms and flooding that have devastated many parts of Pennsylvania serve as a stark reminder of how important it is to be prepared when it comes to bad weather. One of...
October 19, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) plays a key role along with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in helping individuals recover from Hurricane Irene and...
October 18, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. - Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Philadelphia, Sullivan, and Susquehanna counties will close on Friday, October 21, according to officials from the Pennsylvania and Federal...
October 17, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- When Hurricane Irene swept into Chesapeake, Va. Aug. 27, the city was ready, thanks to an active citizenry and mitigation grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA...
October 17, 2011
PHILADELPHIA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will evaluate a Biennial Emergency Preparedness Exercise at the Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant on October 18 to test the state of...
October 15, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) announced ten additional counties have been designated for Public Assistance...
October 15, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- When kids go through a storm or tornado or other kind of disaster they may feel helpless, experts with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) say. Even if they do not...
October 14, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Survivors of the storms and flooding that ravaged central and eastern Pennsylvania have 30 days to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for disaster...
October 14, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- More than $165.4 million in disaster relief is approved for Pennsylvanians struck by Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee. The news was announced by the Federal Emergency...
October 13, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Commonwealth and federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Chester, Cumberland, and Montgomery counties will close on Friday, October 14, according to officials from the...
October 13, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- If you registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) because you were affected by Hurricane Irene or Tropical Storm Lee, you may receive an U.S. Small Business...
October 12, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- FEMA hazard mitigation specialists are on hand this week at the Lowe’s home improvement store in Mechanicsburg to provide information about ways to rebuild or remodel that can...
October 12, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- Savvy Virginians know how to protect their homes from the country’s #1 natural disaster: buy flood insurance. “Flooding is the most common disaster in this country, but homeowner’s...
October 11, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- A commonwealth and federal Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Bucks County will close on Wednesday, October 12, according to officials from the Pennsylvania and Federal Emergency...
October 11, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- FEMA hazard mitigation specialists are on hand this week at the Lowe's home improvement store in Wilkes-Barre to provide information about ways to rebuild or remodel that can...

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