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Nine days after superstorm Sandy, too many neighborhoods, too many households here remain islands of despair. Some lack electricity, heat and the simple pleasures of hot food and warm showers. Others, because of the lack of telephone or Internet service, feel -- and in some instances, literally are -- isolated.
In some neighborhoods, like those south of Montauk Highway in Seaford, North shores...