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Hurricane Sandy Stories

Coney Island Stories: Category One

Carol Hill Albert | Posted 01.29.2013 | New York
Carol Hill Albert

While there is still optimism about rebuilding, it is now tempered -- by defiance and determination -- as well as by an accumulation of memories, filmed, told to, listened to, overheard, strung like pearls and worry beads on our all too human necks.

WATCH: Rockaways Residents Recount Storm Horrors

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.16.2012 | Green

THE ROCKAWAYS, NY: More than two weeks after Hurricane Sandy -- the 1,000-mile-wide storm that caused up to $50 billion in damage -- blew a surge of o...

How Hurricane Sandy Inspired Me To Find A Life Partner

Sue Carswell | Posted 01.07.2013 | Fifty
Sue Carswell

In 1992, I went to Bosnia in the heart of the war with a flack jacket and helmet. I've been through the hollow echoes of 9/11. I've been to Katrina where I warmly opened my arms out to the returning refugees for the Red Cross. A week ago, as Hurricane Sandy thrashed against the windows of my powerless fourth-floor apartment in the West Village, I have never been as afraid as I was -- never.

Best/Worst Moments of Hurricane Sandy

Alona Elkayam | Posted 10.31.2012 | New York
Alona Elkayam

On Monday night Sandy struck downtown Manhattan leaving us without light, water, or access to Duane Reade. It was that inner Girl Scout experience I have been longing for.