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Hurricane Sandy storm preparations to take now
Sandy is knocking on the door, and I've got most of the hatches battened. Have you taken down your hanging planters? Be sure to put away anything that could fly around the yard Wizard of Oz style -- deck railing planters, patio furniture, umbrellas and flagpoles, too.
Then make sure you have enough batteries, candles, nonperishable food. Powdered milk is good, too; you can mix it with...