February 27, 2013. Beach Haven Crest, New Jersey. Dennis Cleary, contractor. Mr. Cleary and his son sat out Hurricane Sandy at their home and then toured the damage to their town after the sun rose. He is currently repairing a friend's home that was flooded and had half of a 10" reinforced concrete slab, weighing 1000's of pounds, carried away but the storm waters.. Tracing the path of Hurricane Sandy, which wrecked havoc on the northeastern seaboard from October 25-31, 2012. The storm caused flooding and caused an estimated 60 billion dollars worth of damage to affected areas.