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Hurricane Sandy

CONEY ISLAND, N.Y. -- Residents of Coney Island prepare for what's to come. Dustin Shasho, 25, puts sandbags in front of the garage entrance of his home where he lives with his mother, Sherry Shasho. The family has lived on Coney Island for more than 30 years in the Sea Gate neighborhoos. Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times