She learned later that people stood on the elevated front porch of Harvest Cafe, her nonprofit organization’s gourmet restaurant that opened in 2011 on New Dorp Lane, “watching the waves break across the street in Miller Field.” The organization, founded in 1974 to provide services to the developmentally disabled, suffered a combined total of about $900,000 in Sandy-related damages and repairs: At the cafe, the nearby habilitation services site at 634 New Dorp Lane, and the executive offices at 49 Cedar Grove Ave.
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