LINDENHURST - Lindenhurst residents who have been without power for 10 days say they?ve been forced to live in survival mode since Sandy.

Ann Marie Wiwatowski says that living in her home is a nightmare. She says that her home in only in 50-degree range and last night it was in the 30s.

Wiwatowski says that she has been using her stove to heat her house, despite warnings not to do so. She says it might be easier to sleep outside because she could build a fire pit to stay warm.

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