Tag: Hurricane Andrew

I meant to post this a couple of months back during the anniversary of Hurricane Andrew but I totally forgot. Anyway, this is a photo of a bunch of Flamingoes huddled together and taking shelter from Hurricane Andrew in 1992. Crazy!


Yesterday was a really busy day and I completely forgot to post this photo I had saved on my computer for the 21st anniversary of Hurricane Andrew hitting South Florida (in 1992). The storm is still to this date one of the costliest natural disasters in US History. I lived through this storm and its […]

A recently uploaded video featuring Rich Demers, Terry Forgie, and John Moceyunas as they helped deliver clean water to Hurricane Andrew victims in South Florida immediately after the storm passed. The video is long, but you can see damage very clearly throughout.

I didn’t know it at the time, but Neighbors 4 Neighbors, the program intended to bring together those who need help with those who can help, was birthed out of the aftermath of Hurricane Andrew (which struck South Florida 20 years ago tomorrow). I remember hearing this program on the news constantly when I was […]

Tomorrow is the 20th anniversary of Hurricane Andrew, the third most costliest Hurricane ever to hit the United States. I lived through this storm and a large part of my life has been shaped by it. I section off parts of my life by major events — 9/11, living in Melbourne, moving to California — […]