East Rockaway Junior-Senior High School

The ruins of a destroyed home sit in the sand on November 21, 2012 in Mantoloking, New Jersey. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

6 Months After Superstorm Sandy, Signs Of Progress But More To Be Done

Sandy caused billions of dollars in damage and left tens of thousands of people homeless after coming ashore Oct. 29. Six months later, major issues including housing, business, tourism and coastal protection still remain.


Students are welcomed back to East Rockaway Junior-Senior High School on April 29, 2013 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

East Rockaway School Reopens Six Months After Sandy

For six months, students had to wake up early to attend classes at two Baldwin schools which were rented by East Rockaway.