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Hundreds of Breezy Point Families Haven't Returned to Destroyed Homes

Only one house in the fire- and flood-ravaged area has been rebuilt to code since Sandy struck last year.

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Video Shows Person of Interest in College Student's Disappearance: NYPD

Marisha Cheong was found dead in Breezy Point earlier this year.

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Breezy Point Residents Who Lost Homes During Sandy Fire Sue LIPA

More than 100 residents of the Rockaways neighborhood sued LIPA for negligence.

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Xaverian Athlete's Sandy Struggles Featured in Tribeca Film Festival Short

"Sandy" is Luke Schreiner's story about how the superstorm affected Breezy Point.

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Family Mourns Marisha Cheong at Funeral, Without Boyfriend

Family and friends of 24-year-old Marisha Cheong mourned her at a funeral Saturday.

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Breezy Point Fire Was Caused by Sandy Seawater Flooding Wires, FDNY Says

Fires during Hurricane Sandy, including the Breezy Point fire, were caused by seawater hitting wires.

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Helping Children Through Sandy's Aftermath

There are a number of ways to help children through the trauma of Hurricane Sandy.

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New York City to Demolish at Least 200 Homes in Wake of Sandy

Some 500 additional homes may be razed in the wake of the monster storm.

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Devastated Residents Find Comfort at Breezy Point Mass

Hundreds packed into St. Thomas More for a Catholic Mass without heat or lights.

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NYPD Wanted Retired Cops To Assist At Marathon

Retired cops, many living in neighborhoods devestated by Sandy, were irate over the request to volunteer.

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Breezy Point Faces Long Road to Recovery After Sandy

Breezy Point residents returned to find burned out homes and devastation.

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Rockaways Decimated by Hurricane Sandy's Floods and Fires

40,000 residents are without power after the hurricane struck the waterfront section of Queens.

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VIDEO: Breezy Point Blaze Carves Path of Destruction

A video shows the devastated and smoldering beachside community a day after FDNY boats rescued residents.

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VIDEO: Massive Fire in Breezy Point Engulfs 80 Homes During Hurricane Sandy

Firefighters fought the Breezy Point blaze for hours, FDNY said. 

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Tornadoes Touch Down in Queens and Brooklyn

The twisters hit Breezy Point and Canarsie Saturday morning.