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LOOKING BACK: Manahawkin, LBI and Barnegat After Sandy

How things were, a year ago this week

If you were safe, you likely had photos of the waves, the roads and the impact of the first hurricane to directly hit the Barnegat and Manahawkin region.

l.marr October 30, 2012 at 08:44 PM
Hello bhw neighbors, just heard the home town maket and most of the streets down aways have no or little flooding...my friends house on marin is unfortunalty under 4 to 5 ft of waterand his boat cannot be located...hopefully there will be better news to come. The National guard to him they will let residents of bhw to enter this Thursday nov 1st...God bless
concerned citizen October 31, 2012 at 03:32 AM
is picture 9/10 on bayshore drive?
Deborah Goldman November 01, 2012 at 12:39 PM
Any news from beach haven. Beach front at 111th at???or beach front any part of beach haven? Deb
Colleen Platt November 01, 2012 at 12:58 PM
Hi Deborah...check out the photos in the link at the bottom of this story...http://barnegat-manahawkin.patch.com/articles/deputy-emergency-management-coordinator-no-electricity-sewers-or-water
Colleen Platt November 01, 2012 at 01:00 PM
Hi Concerned, Some of these photos were submitted, so I don't know all locations just from site. Will try and track down for you..or if anyone knows, please leave the answer. Thanks - Colleen
TaxMeNot November 01, 2012 at 03:09 PM
Corrected link: http://barnegat-manahawkin.patch.com/articles/deputy-emergency-management-coordinator-no-electricity-sewers-or-water
Phylli November 01, 2012 at 06:08 PM
Does anyone know of damage at houses on main lagoon side at the end of Charles Blvd in BHW Much Appreciated. BE Safe Phyllis
John Houghton November 01, 2012 at 08:22 PM
is Mill Creek Rd. open yet
LB November 01, 2012 at 08:57 PM
Holgate ?
Eddiet20 November 01, 2012 at 10:04 PM
Any news/photos/updates around 11th street and bayview near the marina? Any info will be much appreciated
Eddiet20 November 01, 2012 at 10:04 PM
Barnegat light, sorry
Alice November 01, 2012 at 11:20 PM
any more photos of Harvey Cedars - Bay side - Cox off Essex?
IN November 02, 2012 at 01:26 AM
Any comments about or photos of the bay front near the Acme super mkt / 100th st? thanks.
concerned citizen November 02, 2012 at 06:31 PM
Thank you so much i appreciate it.
Colleen Platt November 02, 2012 at 07:12 PM
Hello everyone..working on getting on the island..Hopefully we'll have more photos for you soon from there. Stay tuned - Colleen
Mudgie holland November 03, 2012 at 12:21 AM
My parents own a home in Brant Beach. The street is full of famalies that have been their for over fifty years. Generations have celebrated the Fourth of July! My uncle employed multitudes of teens (including me in the 70's as he owned Cranes Surf City Hotel). We love LBI and God will help us bring it back. It takes a village.. let's gather together!
Laura November 04, 2012 at 12:43 PM
Anyone seen how the houses are in Laurel Ave, Lanoka Harbor. Flooding?
eyes wide shut November 04, 2012 at 05:18 PM
Spent the day in Manahawkin yesterday on Muriel Dr. The pics here do no justice to the damage. But ALL the families were out on Muriel Dr cleaning up and helping one another. As im sure was the case on most other streets in the area.. We WILL clean, We WILL rebuild and restore and WE WILL BE BACK..
Patricia DeBello November 08, 2012 at 08:27 PM
what's hap-pening on BayAve.Manahawkin? Is there power?
John Eric Mangino November 08, 2012 at 08:42 PM
Some of Bay ave has been restored if you had a seafood resturant you had power the next day if you have a wedding hall Power was on the next day . But if you live here or are just of bay ave like me on railroad ave. No for some reason we have to wait for inspectors to ok Our homes even ths theres no gas here . All Of LBI has power . Mud city has power . Most of beach haven west still has none because of the gas meters Why not take the exaple of LBI let the people clean there homes with out gas main on use electric heat . Why I have to wait for inspector is completly beyound me i has lees water in my house than most 7inches didnt even get near the wall outlets . I have also shut all the mains off on my street . The R in railroad has always meant get in the rear of the line . I do have comment the road deptarment cleared my street The third day a great effort by our town crews. And our police and Fire and rescue . Give the people that need there power to live to clean to sustain so they can make room in the shelters get them back in there houses . Im on genny and its eating into every cent i have to keep gas in it . I still have downed wires here from the houses that were taken away . AtlanticStreet city says its the towns call I say its a cover up of something bigger . I have street lights but no power to my home Come on I have cable but no power come on . Im 1/4 mile from town hall . CNN is sending a reporter here . Perhaps it the only way Begging doesn't seem to work .
Jeff Melchiondo October 27, 2013 at 09:08 AM
Concerned Citizen, yes it is Bayshore Drive & Ridgeway. Many of the Barnegat pictures were submitted by me, last year. Jeff Melchiondo

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