26 Truly Inspiring Images From Hurricane Sandy

People helping other people. There is nothing more heartwarming.

2. Hospital employees made a human chain passing containers of fuel up 13 flights of stairs to the backup generator at Bellevue Hospital.

3. Breezy Point, Queens

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4. A man carries his wife through water in Hoboken.

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5. “Don’t Give Up The Ship” in Lindenhurst, New York.

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6. East Village residents keep warm by a bonfire.

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7. A rescue worker carries a boy away from his flooded home in Little Ferry, New Jersey.

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8. People using Facebook to help each other.

There’s lots of activity in this Jersey Shore Facebook group.

9. Little Ferry, New Jersey

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10. Sandy didn’t stop these girls from trick-or-treating in Staten Island.

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11. This little guy:

12. A doctor in Manhattan offering free medical services.

13. Staten Island

16. A firefighter rescuing a dog.

19. This little dog was rescued in a house fire in Long Island.

20. Kids helping kids.

21. Restaurants in NYC giving away free food.

22. President Obama and Governor Chris Christie coming together despite political differences.


23. A little girl gives muffins to National Guard soldiers in Hoboken.

25. A dog named Shaggy is lifted out of a truck after being rescued in Hoboken.

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