The Aftermath: Hurricane Sandy – 2012

CaptureThis was the front page of The Gleaner on October 26, 2012, two days after Hurricane Sandy struck Jamaica. It was the first hurricane to make landfall on the island since Hurricane Gilbert in 1988. (Click on the image to enlarge.)

We have now officially entered the Atlantic hurricane season, which runs until November 30. Last week, which was Hurricane Preparedness Week, we shared some facts and figures about storm names, the costliest hurricane in Jamaica’s history and more. This week, we will be sharing some ‘flashbacks’ of similar post-hurricane pages.