New Jersey Community Pulls Together To Help Children Of Couple Killed By Sandy

Hurricane Sandy left thousands without power or even their homes, but Zoe Everett lost something far more valuable: her family.


(Waves crash against a previously damaged pier before landfall of Hurricane Sandy on October 29, 2012 in Atlantic City, NJ. Credit: Stan Honda/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Sandy Causes New Jersey Flooding, Outages, 3 Deaths

Hurricane Sandy caused massive flooding along the state’s shoreline and knocked out power to more than two million homes and businesses before morphing into a still-dangerous hybrid storm just before it made landfall. The storm cut off Atlantic City and other barrier island communities and stranded many residents who stayed put rather than evacuating, infuriating the governor.