Businesses rebuilding at Misquamicut Beach
Andrea Hotel employees, lifeguard Seamus Martin, left, and bartender Shane Becker, right, carry a dresser from the Andrea Hotel in the Misquamicut section of Westerly, RI., to a Habitat for Humanity ReStore truck Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013.
In an area downstairs where lamps, framed mirrors and pictures had been placed after collecting them from the rooms in the Andrea Hotel, employe and executive chef Sean McDonnell picks up a couple of lamps to carry out to the Habitat for Humanity ReStore truck Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013.
Andrea Hotel employees, bartender Shane Becker and lifeguard Seamus Martin, right, lift a dresser onto the Habitat for Humanity ReStore truck while Rebecca Colucci, far left, a member of the family that owns the Andrea Hotel, prepares lamps to be placed on the truck Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013.
ReStore Manager Bill Stearns carries framed pictures out to the Habitat for Humanity ReStore truck Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013. The Andrea Hotel was having items such as lamps, dressers, framed pictures and mirrors and later toilets and vanities salvaged by Habitat for Humanity's ReStore in Charlestown, RI.
A crew from SC Construction out of Warwick, RI rebuild the revetment wall at the Andrea Hotel in the Misquamicut section of Westerly, RI Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013 that was damaged during Hurricane Sandy.
Businesses at Misquamicut Beach in Westerly, starting to rebuild after Superstorm Sandy with the aid fo the Greater Westerly-Pawcatuck Chamber of Commerce, are finding it hard to pry loose insurance money, but owners still have high hopes for a memorable Memorial Day.