Social Media Changed How People Experienced Hurricane Ida

(TNS) — Ryan Thoden would unknowingly start his career as a storm chaser when he was 10. He remembers venturing out into the eye of the storm as Hurricane Sandy slammed New Jersey in 2012. At the time, he was staying with his grandmother in Pennsville, Salem County. “I had already been interested in weather since… Continue reading Social Media Changed How People Experienced Hurricane Ida

Beagles Take Centre Stage on Social Media in Wake of Hurricane Larry

One breed of dog is stealing the show on social media following Hurricane Larry – beagles Many posts popped up over the weekend surrounding how man’s four-legged friends handled the hurricane. A caller to the VOCM Newsroom reported a harrowing situation, as her 14-year-old deaf beagle, Deuce, had been missing all night in St.… Continue reading Beagles Take Centre Stage on Social Media in Wake of Hurricane Larry

The social media accounts we’re following for accurate, up-to-the-minute info on Hurricane Ida

Hurricane Ida is expected to make landfall along Louisiana’s coast over the weekend, which also marks the 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Ida is expected to bring winds as high as 140 mph (225 kph) when it comes ashore late Sunday. “This will be a life-altering storm for those who aren’t prepared,” National Weather Service meteorologist… Continue reading The social media accounts we’re following for accurate, up-to-the-minute info on Hurricane Ida