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A desperate scene along the Sagaponack ocean shoreline on Oct. 30 John Musnicki

Advisers push for deer management, online records, scav plant testing

Signs like this one at the Getty station in East Hampton were all too familiar over the past week, as storm-related gas shortages made for long lines at the pumps. Story on A13. Morgan McGivern

Insurance brokers say full assessment of damages will take long time


Some confusion at polls, but turnout generally strong

Democratic incumbent beats Altchuler by more than 11,000 votes in Congressional rematch
Tim Bishop

Amagansett polling place
A voter, accompanied by two boys, checked in with Board of Elections poll-watchers at the Amagansett Fire House early Tuesday. David E. Rattray

On Thursday, support trailers and tents were set up at the East Hampton Airport to serve as many as 1,000 utility contractors who were due to arrive to work restoring electricity to eastern Long Island. Carrie Ann Salvi

Higher premiums are likely, post Sandy, but policyholders won't need to pay hurricane deductibles
Reports of flooding, downed trees, and damage caused by wind -- such as trees