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Rachael Alhadad greets some of her cats at her family's home in the Midland Beach section of New York's Staten Island on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012. The family's two-room rental house became mildewed after water from superstorm Sandy rose nearly to the ceiling on the first floor. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Photo by: Seth Wenig
Rachael Alhadad greets some of her cats at her family's home in the Midland Beach section of New York's Staten Island on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012. The family's two-room rental house became mildewed after water from superstorm Sandy rose nearly to the ceiling on the first floor. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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