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Sandy-Ravaged Brighton Beach Residents Hit With Huge Electric Bills For Space HeatersThe community of Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, was devastated by Superstorm Sandy, and now, residents who still have no heat are seeing astronomical electric bills as they run space heaters during this bitter winter.

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