Article Photos: The reward for surviving Sandy may be higher taxes 3/7

in an Oct. 31, 2012, photo a kitchen sink sits on the beach in Mantoloking, N.J., two days after Superstorm Sandy devastated the Jersey shore town. Even with federal reimbursement for much of the cleanup and rebuilding expenses, hard-hit towns could be facing property tax hikes next year as a result of the unexpected costs, and the loss of millions of dollars of taxable property. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)