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Breezy Point Fire

Beach That Burned Through Sandy Sees Little Rebuilt

AP | MEGHAN BARR | Posted 10.09.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — On a desolate stretch of sand and concrete rubble in a beachfront community, a lone home is rising amid the ruins of nearly 130 house...

'Got Mold? Cold? FEMA?' Hurricane Sandy Nightmare Continues in Rockaway

Sandi Bachom | Posted 03.26.2013 | New York
Sandi Bachom

The comparisons to Katrina are inevitable -- with one big difference. It wasn't five degrees in New Orleans.

Matt Sledge

Hurricane Sandy Damage To New York Broken Down

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 12.03.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- During Hurricane Sandy, Gov. Andrew Cuomo witnessed firsthand the storm whip a surge of water into the Battery Tunnel. Now New York's g...

Sandy Destroys 9/11 Widow's Home, Boyfriend Saves Late Husband's Photos

Posted 11.06.2012 | Impact

Eleven years ago, RoseEllen Dowdell lost her husband in the 9/11 tragedy. Now, the 55-year-old Breezy Point resident has lost her home in Hurricane Sa...

Jaweed Kaleem

Hurricane-Battered Breezy Point Prays For 'Strength In Faith'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 11.05.2012 | Religion

BREEZY POINT, N.Y. -- Some came by foot, walking miles in mud-soaked jeans and galoshes from cold shelters and barely inhabitable homes. Others carpoo...

WATCH: ABC News Producers Ride Out Sandy In Fire-Stricken Area

Posted 10.31.2012 | Media

Two ABC News producers were sent to the beachside community of Breezy Point, Queens on Monday to cover residents who decided to stay put despite manda...

LOOK: Massive NYC Blaze Destroys At Least 80 Homes

AP/The Huffington Post | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 12.30.2012 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — A tiny beachfront neighborhood told to evacuate before Sandy hit New York burned down as it was inundated by floodwaters, transformi...