A flurry of images and news of the storm hit social media as fast as the flakes fell outside. Here's a borough-by-borough look.
Place: Staten Island
Former NYPD Lieutenant Mike Reilly is the co-author of a controversial proposal to station armed, retired cops at city schools.
Frank Barcia rode out the worst of Sandy, while trapped in his attic. Now he's the only resident left on his block.
Immigrant workers are volunteering on weekends to help Staten Islanders rebound from Sandy.
Check out some stories and snapshots from the route.
Take a trip through living history with these pictures of the oldest house in each borough.
Staten Island is a virtual no man's land for Business Improvement Districts, frustrating local businesses and community leaders.
Remains representing 19th Century Irish and German immigrants who were interred in mass graves on Staten Island finally will be given a proper burial. Workers found the bones during the construction of a new courthouse in 2000.