A Year After Sandy: Jersey Shore Horror Stories Continue

Jersey Shore Communities Continue Recovery Efforts From Superstorm Sandy
APCars sit on empty lot in Ortley Beach, N.J. where houses once stood.

By Daniel Nee
Patch.com

Nearly a year to the day their homes were destroyed, they came one-by-one to the microphone – still displaced, and begging for someone to help.

They were people who thought they had done the right thing. They paid their mortgage and tax bills, sent their kids to school, worked hard and bought flood insurance to protect their homes in the event of a coastal storm