Tag: Union Beach

  • Princess Cottage, Hurricane Sandy Symbol, Torn Down in Union Beach, N.J.

    Princess Cottage, Hurricane Sandy Symbol, Torn Down

    The Princess Cottage, a 150-year-old home on New Jersey's Union Beach that became the symbol of Hurricane Sandy after the monster storm ripped it in half, was torn down in 15 minutes by bulldozers on Friday. John Zois, who had lived in the home for six months before Sandy hit, had been hopeful that it could... Continue Reading

  • 'Princess Cottage,' Home That Became Hurricane Sandy Symbol, Might Yet Be Saved

    A Total Loss After Hurricane Sandy? Maybe Not

    You may recognize the above image as one of the many iconic photos of devastation by Hurricane Sandy. (It was featured on a Newsweek cover.) But Jon Zois, who had lived in the home for the past six months, recently told NBC 4 NewYork that there's hope that the 150-year-old house, known as the Princess Cottage,... Continue Reading