Susan Saunders

Surviving Sandy: ’10 Years of Hard Work and Sacrifice … Gone’

Posted on 11/19/2012 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Bulletin Today | VolunteeringThis is the third in a series of profiles of New Yorker area residents whose worlds were upended by Superstorm Sandy. When Sue Saunders opened the door to her waterfront shop in Brooklyn’s Red Hook neighborhood, she burst into tears. New York Printing and Graphics, the business Sue (above) had built from a kitchen-table operation into a thriving venture, had been reduced to a heap of muddy, overturned presses and soggy piles of what was once her inventory. “I celebrated …