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Work continues on a new pavilion at Rockaway Beach following the devastation of Superstorm Sandy, which destroyed large parts of the boardwalk, on October 29, 2013.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Photos: From Despair To Repair, One Year After Superstorm Sandy

Many residents of the Rockaways and neighboring Breezy Point are reflecting on the progress made over the past year while acknowledging the problems still evident. Meanwhile, In New Jersey, the Seaside Heights boardwalk and amusement park remains under construction one year after being partially destroyed by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012, and damaged again in September 2013 by an electrical fire.

10/29/2013

10.29 Nick Honachefsky

Some Sandy Survivors Still Homeless, Say Zoning Regulations Keep Them From Rebuilding

Nick Honachefsky’s home in Camp Osborn, N.J., was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy. He joined us on The Couch to tell us about his story — and why he’s not sure he can rebuild just yet.

10/29/2013

John Montone

‘Radio Free’ Montone: Still Stronger Than The Storm

“I’m from Jersey,” she said, “I love the water.”

10/25/2013

A home destroyed by superstorm Sandy on the beach in Bell Harbor, Queens - Jan. 2, 2013 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Four Charities Agree To Accelerate Spending For Sandy Relief Efforts

Three other charities have agreed to a timetable for spending money still sitting in the bank on the storm’s anniversary. They are the New York Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church; Kids in Distressed Situations; and a foundation established by New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees.

10/24/2013

Diana Nyad Completes 48-Hour Swim In Herald Square (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Diana Nyad Completes 48-Hour Sandy Charity Swim In Herald Square

“It honestly was tougher than I ever imagined it to be,” the 64-year-old Nyad said as she emerged from the pool at 8:48 a.m. Thursday. “I thought compared to these long, ultra-swims in the ocean this would be somewhat easy and it was a bear.”

10/10/2013

Long-distance swim legend Diana Nyad, fresh off her record-braking swim from Cuba to florida swims at day 1 of 'Swim For Relief' Benefiting Hurricane Sandy Recovery at Herald Square on October 8, 2013. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Diana Nyad Attempts 48-Hour Swim To Raise Money For Sandy Victims

Nyad, 64, will attempt to swim for 48 hours in a 40-yard pool set up in Herald Square.

10/08/2013

NJ TRANSIT Bay Head Comet III rail cars next to debris left by Sandy (credit: NJT)

Costly Pre-Sandy Decision Pinned On Mid-Level Management At NJ Transit

A costly decision made in the hours leading up to Superstorm Sandy has been pinned on a mid-level manager at NJ Transit.

10/05/2013

Homes destroyed or damaged by Sandy in Belle Harbor, Queens - Nov. 6, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Red Cross Steps Up To Help Sandy Evacuees With Last Minute Hotel Funds

But the Red Cross said Friday that it had committed up to $1 million to extend the hotels of many of those families.

10/04/2013

Dylan Clay dons a HazMat suit to walk through her Freeport, L.I. home (Credit CBS 2)

A Year After Sandy L.I. Home Remains Plagued By Mold

One homeowner thought that she had won the war on mold in her damaged home, but as CBS 2’s John Slattery reported, she may be losing the battle.

10/03/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo   (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Announces Plan To Help Homeowners Impacted By Irene, Lee, And Sandy

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a program that will fully compensate homeowners who were affected by Hurricane Irene, Tropical Storm Lee, and Superstorm Sandy on Saturday.

09/28/2013

Gov. Dan Malloy tours flooding in New Milford, CT - Mar 8, 2011 - Photo: Governor's Office

Gov. Malloy Wants To Streamline Sandy Relief For Small Businesses

The state has allocated about $4 million to support small businesses that were damaged or lost income due to the storm in Fairfield, New London, New Haven, and Middlesex counties and on Mashantucket Pequot land.

09/28/2013

Beachgoers Sunbathe (Photo credit: MANAN/VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)

N.J. Residents Enjoy Glorious Day At The Shore In Spite Of Tough Summer

Clouds parted and temperatures rose to the 80’s on Saturday as beach goers made one of the final trips of the season to the beach in Brick.

08/31/2013

After the Reign Performs With Bruce Springsteen

‘Stronger Than The Storm’ Contest Winners Say Song Was Composed Night Sandy Struck

After the Reign bested more than 235 entries in the contest that was created by the “Stronger than the Storm” campaign that’s trying to drive visitors to the shore after Superstorm Sandy devastated many beach areas.

08/29/2013

A Highlands, N.J. home and the one next to it had be demolished after it slipped off of it's foundation. (Credit CBS 2)

N.J. Homes Demolished After Building Slips Off Of Foundation

The two-story home was being raised to protect it from flooding when it fell and partially came down on the house next door.

08/23/2013

Sand coats the floor of a destroyed home on Nov. 21, 2012 in Mantoloking, N.J.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Dr. Max Gomez: Months Later Sandy Could Still Harm Your Health

Almost ten months after Sandy the affects of the storm are still being felt in surprising ways.

08/22/2013

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