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With no power and no way to bypass the large trees lying across her Commack street, Debra Ettenberg spent days after superstorm Sandy all but cut off from the outside world.
In a time like that, the Commack resident told Suffolk lawmakers at a meeting in Hauppauge, local government needs to better ensure its emergency updates reach those who need them most.
"Often times you were told...