The waves of Hurricane Sandy were followed, as we know, by wave upon wave of chessed. In Far Rockaway, the medical office of Dr. Hylton (Chaim Yitzchok) Lightman was swallowed by an eleven-foot storm surge and then spit out, an irretrievable jumble of destruction. Dr. Lightman has nonetheless maintained his practice and has been giving back to the community, both battered and blessed by the opportunities that have unfolded.  His story — both pre- and post-Sandy — is an inspiring and multifaceted one.  Read the full article:  HaModia_Lightman_Feb2013

The New York Times examines the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.  Dr. Lightman weighs in on the impact of Hurricane Sandy on children’s health.

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