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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 30:  People look through the remains of homes destroyed during Hurricane Sandy on October 30, 2012 in the Breezy Point Neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. At least 40 people were reportedly killed in the U.S. by Sandy as millions of people in the eastern United States have awoken to widespread power outages, flooded homes and downed trees. New York City was hit especially hard with wide spread power outages and significant flooding in parts of the city.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Secret Sandy: Play Santa to Kids Who Are Still Struggling with the Loss From Hurricane Sandy

So many of us are back to normal. We’ve cleaned up the trees in our yards and have our power back on and for us, it’s like it never happened. But for people in the hardest hit areas of Staten Island, Breezy Point, the Rockaways and New Jersey, they are shoveling out debris that includes all their kids toys, Wiis, Nintendo DS games and favorite stuffed animals and games.

12/06/2012