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Crews tackle piles of debris as clean-up continues where a large section of the iconic boardwalk was washed away on November 10, 2012 in the heavily damaged Rockaway neighborhood of Queens. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Graybeards Group Collects Over $100,000 For Sandy Victims In Rockaways

Every one of them has been hit hard by Superstorm Sandy, but a group of men in the Rockaways has managed to raise a lot of money to help neighbors who need it even more.


Destroyed Home On Beach 134th Street In The Rockaways (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Report: Hundreds Of Homes To Be Bulldozed By New York City Due To Sandy Damage

The homes slated to be bulldozed suffered severe structural damage due to flooding and the high winds from Sandy, according to city officials.


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Members Of FDNY Volunteering Their Time To Help Rebuild Breezy Point

Kevin Adams needed help rebuilding his own home when his fellow FDNY pitched in. They began volunteering for free to help rebuild Breezy Point.


Breezy Point storm victims Barbara Joyce (L) and Neil Devor (R). (credit: CBS 2)

Operation Blessing Int’l, IsraAID Helping Beleaguered Breezy Point Storm Victims

The cleanup from Hurricane Sandy is overwhelming in some communities and it couldn’t be done without legions of volunteers.


The remains of the Breezy Point neighborhood following a fire that broke out during Sunday as seen from Chopper 880 - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Alternate Side Parking Regulations Reinstated In Most Areas Wednesday

Three areas hardest hit by Sandy will still have alternate side regulations suspended indefinitely.


Destroyed House In Belle Harbor (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Belle Harbor Residents Tell Harrowing Stories From Sandy On ‘60 Minutes’

Residents of Belle Harbor, Queens, recalled their harrowing experience during the horrors of Superstorm Sandy on “60 Minutes” Sunday.


Nor'easter drops plenty of snow in Short Hills , New Jersey. (credit: Neerja Mishra)

Nor’easter Deals Windy, Snowy & Stinging Blow To Storm-Weary Tri-State Area

The storm dropped 3.9 inches of snow in Central Park as of 11 p.m. Wednesday night. In fact, this storm was on track to be the biggest snowstorm on record in October or November. The previous record in Central Park for those months was 4.4 inches in November of 1989.


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Storm-Ravaged Breezy Point Responds With All-Out Effort To Vote

There were two obvious things about Breezy Point on Election Day — the utter desolation caused by Sandy and the number of American flags still flying.


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Storm-Ravaged Neighbors Face Long Wait For Insurance Adjusters

A week after Superstorm Sandy, the new battle was with the insurance companies, with homeowners being told they will have to wait up to two weeks for adjusters to assess the damage.


The remains of the Breezy Point neighborhood following a fire that broke out during Sunday as seen from Chopper 880 - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Police Raise Flag In Breezy Point; Fund Set Up To Help Officers Impacted By Sandy

More than 1,500 members of the New York City police force were directly impacted by Superstorm Sandy, but had no choice but to get to work and help the city cope.


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Residents Of Storm Fire-Devastated Breezy Point Gather For Sunday Mass

Superstorm Sandy has tested the faith of many, but Sunday mass was packed in Breezy Point, Queens – one of the areas hit hardest by the storm.


Sandy's damage to the Rockaways is seen from Chopper 880 - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Cuomo: Tens Of Thousands Of New Yorkers Left Homeless By Sandy

Mayor Michael Bloomberg says the city expects that it will have to find housing for 30,000 to 40,000 people.


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Breezy Point Residents Return Amid Devastation From Horrific Fire

Families returned to Breezy Point, Queens, on the Rockaway Peninsula Wednesday night, after a devastating fire decimated their tight-knit community.

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Mayor Bloomberg tours some of the areas hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy on October 30, 2012 (credit: Edward Reed)

NYPD Making Its Presence Known; Mayor Calls Sandy ‘Storm Of Historic Intensity’

The megastorm Sandy caused 13-foot storm surges in the city. The storm also downed trees and knocked out power to thousands.


A firefighter works to contain a fire that destroyed over 100 homes during Hurricane Sandy on October 30, 2012 in Breezy Point, Queens. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Fire Amid Superstorm Leaves Breezy Point, Queens, A Wasteland

It happened in the Breezy Point section on the Rockaway Peninsula, which had earlier been flooded by Sandy. Nearly 200 firefighters have been on the scene since about 11 p.m. Monday.