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Sunday, Oct 29, 2017

Communities in NY and NJ Mark 5 Years Since Sandy

Communities in NY and NJ Mark 5 Years Since Sandy

Communities across New York and New Jersey marked the fifth anniversary of Sandy on Sunday, a day that ironically saw the region hit by another strong storm system containing soaking rains and strong winds.

Saturday, Oct 28, 2017

From the Archives: New York Awakens to Storm Damage

From the Archives: New York Awakens to Storm Damage

New York City awakened the day after Sandy to a flooded subway system, shuttered financial markets and hundreds of thousands of people without power. In one part of the city, a flooded underground parking garage...

Friday, Oct 27, 2017

From the Archives: Coney Island Destroyed by Sandy

From the Archives: Coney Island Destroyed by Sandy

The U.S. Coast Guard captured aerial video of Coney Island destroyed by Sandy.

Friday, Oct 27, 2017

Living Through Sandy: A Look Back at Your Photos

These photos were sent to us as Sandy ravaged the tri-state area in late October...View gallery

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Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017

From the Archives: Aerial View of Breezy Point Devastation

From the Archives: Aerial View of Breezy Point Devastation

This chopper footage shot above Breezy Point shows the devastation from fires in the wake of Sandy. Almost 100 homes in the beach community burned to the ground.

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014

NYPD Rescues Sandy's Stranded from Staten Island Rooftops

NYPD Rescues Sandy's Stranded from Staten Island Rooftops

The NYPD released video of several daring rescues from Staten Island rooftops as Sandy's floodwaters surrounded homes.

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014

25 People Rescued by Boat: Raw Video

25 People Rescued by Boat: Raw Video

Firefighters used a boat to rescue 25 people from a huge fire in Queens after Sandy.

Sunday, Oct 29, 2017

Emotions Still Raw 5 Years After Sandy

Emotions Still Raw 5 Years After Sandy

The memories of Sandy are still fresh for many in the tri-state on the five-year anniversary of the storm, which killed 43 people in New York City and caused $71 billion in damage.

Saturday, Oct 28, 2017

Contractor Problems Plague Sandy Victims 5 Years Later

Contractor Problems Plague Sandy Victims 5 Years Later

Sunday marks five years since Sandy roared through the tri-state, changing lives forever. Families are still out of their homes — not just victims of the storm, but victims of fraud. Greg Cergol reports.

Sandy Scams

If you have questions about a contractor, want to report price gouging, scams or insurance problems, contact consumer reporter Lynda Baquero. Contact Lynda Baquero and the consumer team at 866-NEWS- 244 (Press 2 for consumer unit) or Consumerhelp@nbcuni.com. She'll get you the information, help and results you need.