The Seattle Times

Wayne Parry / The Associated Press

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Rescued Christmas tree lifts storm-wrecked N.J. town’s spirit

A handmade ornament adorns the "Tree Of Hope," shown in Union Beach, N.J. The artificial Christmas tree was found in a gutter after Superstorm Sandy, and the town has made it a rallying point amid the storm's devastation.