belongings

PORT ST. JOE, Fla. | Neighboring Gulf towns see different sides of storm’s fury

PORT ST. JOE, Fla.— The piano was washed into a ditch across the street. The dining room table became lodged against a neighbor’s tree. And the storm surge that gutted Rex and Nancy Buzzett’s home of 44 years scattered their other belongings as far as two blocks. “It busted through the windows, and once it … Continue reading PORT ST. JOE, Fla. | Neighboring Gulf towns see different sides of storm’s fury

PALU, Indonesia | Aid lags, residents fume in decimated Indonesia neighborhood

PALU, Indonesia — Home to hundreds of families, the Balaroa section of Indonesia’s Palu city was once a patchwork of asphalted streets and tidy houses dominated by a golden domed mosque. Now it looks as if it was picked up and thrown back to earth with vicious force. Four days after a powerful earthquake and … Continue reading PALU, Indonesia | Aid lags, residents fume in decimated Indonesia neighborhood