Some LIers weep upon getting Sandy relief
GalleriesAerial photos of superstorm Sandy damage LI's Sandy deaths: A look at the victims Helping Sandy victims
They turned on gas ovens, burned fires, huddled around space heaters and bundled up beneath blankets.
Through nor'easters, blizzards and frigid temperatures, the homeowners -- many of them elderly -- stuck it out for weeks in the shells of their Sandy-ravaged homes, unable to afford repairs to their heat and hot-water systems.
Then a Long Island Housing Partnership program, using private...