Tag Archives: Rebuilding

Rebuilding Together Strikes Again

It’s hard to believe it’s been about a year since I last brought up hurricane season, despite being very aware that it’s been going on for a while now.  We’ve been fortunate thus far here in Florida and I’m very thankful for the somewhat quiet season we’ve been experience.  However, with the one year anniversary […]

Ms. Lipofsky’s Story Comes To Light

Ms. Lipofsky might be the most patient woman I’ve ever met.  She greeted me with a big smile and the incredible willingness to share her story.  Ms. Lipofsky is a retired teacher who seems to have a heart of gold.  Hurricanes Charley and Frances destroyed her adorable house in the summer of 2004, but it hasn’t forced […]

Dear Neighbor, Hope Is Still Alive!

As everyone started the rebuilding process here in Central Florida, Hurricane Ivan showed up on the radar in early September of 2004 and quickly became the 10th most intense Atlantic hurricane ever recorded when it reached Category 5 strength. Initially Ivan moved through the Gulf of Mexico and headed northwest dropping massive amounts of rain […]