PHOTOS: JC’s Home-State, NJ, Devastated After Hurricane Sandy

Aerial before & after view of Seaside Heights, N.J., shows the destruction caused by the Superstorm Sandy. (Getty)

WASHINGTON (JCHAYWARD.COM) –JC Hayward grew up in East Orange, NJ., the northern part of the state.

Although the Washington Metropolitan Area did not suffer much damage, New Jersey was devastated.

My thoughts and prayers are with the residents of my home-state.

See 43 PHOTOS of New Jersey & New York in the aftermath of Sandy.

All photos courtesy of Getty Images.