North & Central America

Drinking Through a Disaster

After wandering to a bar in Sandy's aftermath, Jason Diamond was reminded of the best parts about living in New York.

The New New York

What's it like to watch the Storm of the Century hit your home from 2,000 miles away?

Waiting for Someone to Call

With Manhattan slowly coming back to life after Hurricane Sandy, Outside's East Coast editor joins the leader of Long Island Search and Rescue for a tour of places the cops haven't made it to...

Trouble on Coney Island

After sticking out Hurricane Irene, Maksim Charnyy didn't think Sandy would be any different. Ignoring mandatory evacuation orders, he stayed in his building with 70 or 80 percent of the other...

Letter From Nyack

Outside's East Coast editor visits the town he grew up in, situated on the west side of the Hudson River about 25 miles outside of Manhattan, in the middle of Hurricane Sandy.