3 Long Islanders hit hard by the recession
As the impacts of the recession linger, thousands of Long Islanders have plunged into poverty. Here are three stories:
Lincoln and Wendy Johnson
The Johnsons, married 17 years, once lived comfortably with their children in a modest ranch home in East Patchogue. Today, the family's address is a homeless shelter.
Their troubles began when Lincoln Johnson, 44, lost his job as an assistant...