Herminia St. John, 75, died Monday night when her building lost power, shutting down her oxygen machine.
Relatives, friends and even strangers are helping those without electricity or running water Downtown.
Tenants were left without power or water with little idea of when they would return.
Interpreter Lydia Callis has emerged as the star of Hurricane Sandy for interpreting the mayor.
Power outages and flooded neighborhoods left some eager to flee the battered city Tuesday.
Residents in Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Bushwick remained without electricity Tuesday.
Hurricane Sandy left at least 18 people dead and wreaked havoc across the five boroughs.
The massive storm, which killed 18, brought power outages, raging fires and historic floods.
Fort Greene parents and dog owners ventured out after the storm.
Brooklyn Heights' tree-lined strees were littered with leaves and branches, but had no serious damage.
Rep. Michael Grimm called the devastation following Hurricane Sandy a "mini-Katrina."
Dozens of trees were felled, but the neighborhood avoided major power outages and floodings.
Hurricane Sandy spared the neighborhood significant damage and flooding.
Many residents said they preferred to ride out Hurricane Sandy at home.
Hurricane Sandy barreled into New York, causing heavy winds, rain and flooding.
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