Candlelight vigil marks Sandy’s 1 year anniversary

Neighbors in Coney Island and Brighton Beach held a candlelight vigil to mark the first anniversary of Superstorm Sandy. The event was hosted by the

The event was hosted by the Brooklyn Long Term Recovery Group and the Shorefront YM-YWHA.

The event was hosted by the Brooklyn Long Term Recovery Group and the Shorefront YM-YWHA. (10/29/13)

BROOKLYN - Neighbors in Coney Island and Brighton Beach held a candlelight vigil to mark the first anniversary of Superstorm Sandy.

The event was hosted by the Brooklyn Long Term Recovery Group and the Shorefront YM-YWHA.

Candles were lit Tuesday at 7:45 p.m., the moment power went out across the community.

Those who gathered at the vigil said the event should serve as a reminder of how far Brooklyn residents have come and how much is still left to do.

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