Tropical Storm Irene en Irene's Floods Dry Up Business In Vermont Town When Waterbury, Vt., got walloped by the remnants of Hurricane Irene, the small town sustained an estimated $9 million in damages to personal property, and countless millions more in lost business revenue. Five months later, the waters have receded, but Waterbury's future remains uncertain.<p>On Main Street, a church bell still chimes every day, but daily life in Waterbury hasn't been the same since Irene.<p>"It's palpable," says Bill Shepeluk, Waterbury's municipal manager. Wed, 25 Jan 2012 05:01:00 +0000 Lynne McCrea 21349 at Travel Disruptions from Irene Minimal at DIA <p>Airports in the New York area are open again after Tropical Storm Irene grounded more than 12,000 thousand flights over the weekend. But the overall impact on Denver International Airport has been minimal. Mon, 29 Aug 2011 17:08:32 +0000 Erin OToole 13656 at Travel Disruptions from Irene Minimal at DIA