Hurricane Sandy – update

English: "Annapolis MD 9/18/03 -- Wind sp...

English: “Annapolis MD 9/18/03 — Wind speeds reached upwards of 55 mph on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, and officials were forced to close it.” (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

We made it!

According to the weather center, Sandy came overland at the southern tip of NJ, proceeded through central DE and on to Maryland’s Eastern Shore.  We are far enough away from the Chesapeake Bay that we were safe other than trees and swollen streams.

After the storm passed, we had a break from the sheets of parallel rain and wind.  Then around midnight the second part passed over.  It was not as bad as the frontal storm.  However, we did lose power about 2 am.

Amazingly, power returned at 9 am. Thankfully, in time for COFFEE!

It is unbelievable that the Internet is working today.  I have to thank Verizon, a sore spot for most of us who are forced to use their service (it is  the only one available out here), but it returned as the power came on.

I hope all the people who were/are in Sandy’s path does as well.


12 responses to this post.

  1. I was born on Staten Island but have been in Miami since 1954 and have experienced every one here since then. The wind and rain damage can be horrendous but never saw such flooding here. Thanks visit my blog. Funny stuff and great family of followers.



    • Thank you for the visit and comment. I stopped by your site – it is a fun place. Glad I found it.

      My husband is from NYC and has family there. We were in contact with one sister most of the time. It is heart wrenching for those who are still suffering without power.

      Again, thank you.



      • I forgot-My complete name is Carl Raymond D’Agostino. So Mom, send me some choc chip cookies !



        • You betcha, cookies are great…..but, I make the best fruitcake in town, according to the relatives who staunchly refused the seasonal treat until they tasted mine.

          Thank you for your interest. BTW – until this case, we were retired to Fla gulf coast and really miss it. someday we will be back.



  2. Glad to hear you are doing well.



  3. Thank you for the update! Glad to hear you’re doing well.



  4. […] Here’s a Hurricane Sandy Post from a blogger in Cecil County, MD. […]



  5. Thanks for the update. May the Lord care for and bless you.



    • Thank you for your kind words and I hope the remnants of the storm are not continuing on as we are hearing on the news. We were so blessed that trees fell near us, streams were high, and yet we did not lose power until in the middle of the night – then for a short while.



  6. There are homes in the middle of Rt. 35 in NJ. Unprecedented and amazing site.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s


A great site


Always question the premise

Parenting Abused Children: Hope, Healing & Insight

Information, Links, Inspiration on Child Abuse, Domestic Violence and Healing



The Matter of Life and Death

Life is real! Life is earnest! And, the grave is not it's goal


If You Like My Blog Tell Your Followers, If Not Tell Me

National Corrections Oversight Coalition Reg'd OJP DOJ DHS Intelligence for Corrections

Investigating Offender Abuse, In Jails, Prisons, Juvenile, Immigration Corrections Facilities In The United States, "ZERO TOLERAsNCE"

Deathly Dames Inc.

an education in diabolical deeds

Where Words Daily Come

A Word Press Blog Which Will Make You Smile

The Poet's Crafts

Life in rhyme - rhyme in life

Boomerang Zone

the score is oogy to boogy

Samuel Snodgrass's Sentimental Sentiments

Wistfulness and Heartache in Poetry and Prose

The Müscleheaded Blog

"Nothing Exceeds Like Superfluous Jejunity "

ann johnson-murphree

Artist, Writer of Confessional Free Verse Poetry and Fiction

The FireBird: A Phoenix's Aria

"A torn jacket is soon mended, but hard words bruise the heart of a child." Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


The Link Between Law & Medicine

Forensic Scientist

Forensic Science and Expert Witnesses


The people, places and things I want to share with the world

KENDRICK JOHNSON: The Boy Who Never Came Home

Collection of Images, Stories, Interviews, Commentary, Rumors, Speculation and Photographs

curious57's Blog

police corruption, police brutality, police coverup

Kindness Blog

Kindness Images, Videos, True Life Stories, Quotes, Personal Reflections and Meditations.


"...The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness can never extinguish it."

FORENSICS and LAW in FOCUS @ CSIDDS | News and Trends

by Mike Bowers - CSI science, law and experts

Never Quite Broken

What you did not build up, you cannot tear down.

The ancient eavesdropper

Nature's nuances in a nutshell

Walking with the Alligators

Speaking for those with no voice~

SayVan Photography

The site is all about this and that and of course whatever else I can think of..with a view to some photography

Writer's notebook

Creative impulsive disorder


Watch free tutorials in Full HD (1080p) quality video tutorials, sorted by subjects, like: Photoshop, Gimp, Facebook, Torrents, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Viruses and malware removal ( like ask,com, vqo6, Babylon ) and more and more.. If you like our tutorials and guided, please SUBSCRIBE to out channel at: - tutorials4view.

The Wine Wankers

G’day, you’re at the best wine blog ever! We're all about wine; without the wankery.

Views From A Small Island

A photographic record of the everyday and the not so everyday life around the UK.

I Digress!

Ever heard that saying, she's all over the place? Well, that pretty much also sums up this blog. It's all over the place. :-)

Inspirational Quotes | Motivational Blog | Images | Pictures

Quotes For Kids | Success Quotes | Bob Marley Quotes

Madeline Scribes

Writing about the human condition and learning to laugh about it

The Fifth Column

"News and views from around the world"

This Labyrinth I Roam

The Great Affair Is To Keep Moving

AshiAkira's Blog

Just another site

Inspiration, Motivation, and Spirituality

It Is What It Is

Dr. Rex .... Blogging for change.


People were created to be loved, things were created to be used. The reason the world is in chaos, is because things are being loved, and people are being used.

Your Dog Wouldn't Like It

This Site Is Banned In Iran. Supajohnny & Teddybear (the Dog) are :- pro-Israel, Nationalist, Love England, Israel & USA, hate liberal/progressives

My Bright Shining Star

This is a blog about my experience and feelings over the suicide of my 23 year old daughter Kaitlyn on 4-11-13

%d bloggers like this: