Long Island Report

By Kristen Maldonado:

Sandy hits close to home for student journalist on Long Island

Long Beach residents at Levittown Red Cross ShelterBattered boats tossed around Island Park in Hurricane Sandy - slideshowIsland Park resident: 'We thought Sandy would be like Irene'Island Park hit hard by Hurricane Sandy: FootageRobo-ballers 'rumble' for points and rebounds on Long IslandNorth Shore-LIJ takes over Hempstead Village ambulance service

Features reporting by Kristen Maldonado:

Slideshow from Hurricane Sandy on Long Island

Power outages across Long Island as Hurricane Sandy starts to roll in

Long Island feels early effects of Hurricane Sandy