NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Superstorm Sandy brought more than heavy wind and high water in Breezy Point, Queens, where hundreds of homes burned to the ground in a massive fire hours after the storm moved through.
On Tuesday, Breezy Point residents marked the one year anniversary of Sandy with a day of service.
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And as CBS 2’s Hazel Sanchez reported, the neighborhood now is barely recognizable. The Breezy Point of today looks almost nothing like it did before Sandy – let alone days later.