With the looming threat of hurricane Irene beating on the East Coast’s front door, we thought we’d search our pantries, closets and garages for everyday items that will come in handy both during the storm and in its wake. Here’s your survival kit for the mean Irene.
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Old clothes, sheets
Remember that bag of clothes you’ve been meaning to donate to Goodwill? Pull them out and have them ready in case you need a fresh shirt or an old pair of pants to wade through possible flood waters. Store up old sheets and blankets to keep warm or to cover broken windows.