Six Months After Sandy: Long Island residents still getting back on their feet

Posted at 11:29 AM, Apr 30, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-01 11:05:45-04

LONG ISLAND (PIX11) — In the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, residents of the tri-state area grappled with the loss of loved ones and an estimated $100 billion in damages to the region.

This week, PIX11 News continues its live coverage of the areas hit hardest by Sandy with “PIX11 CARES” segments. Beginning Monday, April 29 and running through Friday, May 3, PIX11 Morning News will return to the neighborhoods that the station visited immediately after Sandy to see how the communities have recovered and what help is still needed.

Check out some highlights from Tuesday:

The return of the boardwalk at Long Beach City

Jones Beach on track to reopen in time for summer

How Facebook is helping Long Beach residents get back on their feet post-Sandy