Some Sandy Evacuees Seek Refuge In Wildwood - Boston News, Weather, Sports | FOX 25 | MyFoxBoston

Some Sandy Evacuees Seek Refuge In Wildwood

Posted: Updated:
WILDWOOD, N.J. -

They came with nothing but the clothes on their backs when Hurricane Sandy forced them out of their homes and now some evacuees are seeking refuge in Wildwood.

The Fagan family of West Atlantic City has made their new home out of a tiny hotel room in Wildwood. The family of four tells FOX 29 reporter Shawnette Wilson that while it's not their normal home, they're happy to have a roof over their heads.

Concerned residents of Wildwood have opened their hearts and wallets to evacuees, not just to South Jersey residents but to North Jersey residents as well.

At the North Wildwood Fire Hall on 15th Street, organizers have been collecting donations of everything from food to clothing to ship to local hotels that will house more displaced people.

Evacuees will now have to focus their attention to the new storm set to arrive in the area Wednesday morning.

You can watch Shawnette Wilson's report in the video above.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • 1 Female Employee Dead, 2 Wounded In Shooting At Darby Wellness Center

    1 Female Employee Dead, 2 Wounded In Shooting At Darby Wellness Center

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:34:48 GMT
    We are following breaking news in Darby, Pa. where one female employee is dead and two are wounded in a shooting at the wellness center on the Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital campus.
    We are following breaking news in Darby, Pa. where one female employee is dead and two are wounded in a shooting at the wellness center on the Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital campus.

  • GREAT FRIDAY AHEAD

    Thursday, July 24 2014 4:22 PM EDT2014-07-24 20:22:00 GMT

    Friday: H-85 L-64

    We stay dry Friday with a comfy morning with lows in the upper 50s to low/mid 60s. Expect low humidity and sunny skies. High of 85. We warm back up near 90 for the weekend with a few pop up storms on Saturday and better chances on Sunday.

    Friday: H-85 L-64

    This Weekend

    Saturday: H-87 L-65

    Sunday: H-89 L-73

  • Arrest Made In Fatal Camden Hit And Run

    Arrest Made In Fatal Camden Hit And Run

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:45 AM EDT2014-07-24 15:45:20 GMT
    Surveillance Footage: Camden County Police DepartmentSurveillance Footage: Camden County Police Department

    According to the Camden County Prosecutor's Office Facebook page an arrest has been made in the fatal hit and Run that took place Saturday night.

    According to the Camden County Prosecutor's Office Facebook page an arrest has been made in the fatal hit and Run that took place Saturday night.

Powered by WorldNow

25 FOX Drive
Dedham, MA 02026

Phone (781) 467-2525

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices