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Seaford Sandy photos

Peter and Sally Kopher of Seaford hold each

Peter and Sally Kopher of Seaford hold each other while their house barge is moved. Repairing it will cost at least $50,000, they say. (Nov. 21, 2012) Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Seaford community was hit hard by Sandy. But, like in many places across Long Island, volunteers have come out to assist their neighbors.

House barges on Ocean Avenue after superstorm Sandy
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

House barges on Ocean Avenue after superstorm Sandy in Seaford. (Nov. 21, 2012)

Beached and damaged house barges on Ocean Avenue
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Beached and damaged house barges on Ocean Avenue after superstorm Sandy in Seaford. (Nov. 21, 2012)

A Nassau County contractor moves a beached houseboat
Photo Credit: Patrick Whittle

A Nassau County contractor moves a beached houseboat in Seaford to a marina where it can be repaired. (Nov. 21, 2012)

Peter and Sally Kopher of Seaford hold each
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Peter and Sally Kopher of Seaford hold each other while their house barge is moved. Repairing it will cost at least $50,000, they say. (Nov. 21, 2012)

Seaford resident Peter Kopher holds sign he found
Photo Credit: Patrick Whittle

Seaford resident Peter Kopher holds sign he found on his beached houseboat. (Nov. 21, 2012)

#Nassau County released a statement that it will
Photo Credit: Patrick Whittle

#Nassau County released a statement that it will move the houseboats to a marina. None will be demolished. Happy boat owners watched as cranes got to work. #Sandy #LongIsland #Seaford (Nov. 21, 2012)

Town of Hempstead employees Sal Lostrappo, right, and
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Town of Hempstead employees Sal Lostrappo, right, and Rob Rugolo unload cases of water during a free mobile food distribution program at Seamans Neck Park in Seaford. More than 15,000 pounds of food, water and supplies were distributed to victims of superstorm Sandy. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Bleach was among the items available during a
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Bleach was among the items available during a free mobile food distribution program at Seamans Neck Park in Seaford. More than 15,000 pounds of food, water and supplies were distributed to victims of superstorm Sandy. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Infant formula was among the items available during
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Infant formula was among the items available during a free mobile food distribution program at Seamans Neck Park in Seaford. More than 15,000 pounds of food, water and supplies were distributed to victims of superstorm Sandy. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Robyn Anderson of Freeport is thankful after receiving
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Robyn Anderson of Freeport is thankful after receiving items from a free mobile food distribution program at Seamans Neck Park in Seaford. More than 15,000 pounds of food, water and supplies were distributed to victims of superstorm Sandy. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Freelance documentary photographer Tenney McClane, of Astoria, hangs
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Freelance documentary photographer Tenney McClane, of Astoria, hangs her water-damaged photographs on a clothesline to dry in front of her childhood home on Neptune Avenue in Seaford. Thousands of McClane's photographs were damaged by flooding the home sustained during superstorm Sandy. (Nov. 3, 2012)

June Rose's Seaford home, a house-barge she named
Photo Credit: Newsday Patrick Whittle

June Rose's Seaford home, a house-barge she named Junique, wasn't just damaged during Superstorm Sandy -- it was moved a quarter-mile and deposited on someone else's front lawn.(Nov. 7, 2012)

Red Cross Disaster Relief volunteers distribute hot food
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Red Cross Disaster Relief volunteers distribute hot food to families affected by Superstorm Sandy at Cedar Creek Park in Seaford. (Nov. 1, 2012)

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