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Superstorm Anniversary Human Chain-27

Organizer Lily Corcoran signals with a bullhorn at the start of a beachside ceremony, "Rockaways Rising: Hands Across the Sand," commemorating the one year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in New York. The actual one year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy is Tuesday, Oct. 29. In the event, thousands of people formed a human chain by holding hands on the beach in the Rockaways where nearly a year ago Superstorm Sandy washed ashore. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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