With the arrival of Hurricane Sandy looming, Bellmore residents are taking precautions to help escape the storm unscathed.
We asked residents on Bellmore Patch's Facebook page
what they were doing to prepare for Sandy's arrival.
"I dug out the "wind-up" radios, first aid kit and camping stove," Pete Cippa said. "Then [we] rounded up all the other flashlights in the house and refreshed their batteries with the new ones we bought a few days ago."Get local stories like this delivered right to your inbox or smartphone everyday with our free newsletter. Like Bellmore Patch on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
Mary Goedel headed out to the store to purchase some food that will last in the event that power goes out.
"I bought some candles and some food (no refrigerated stuff)," she said. "My husband secured all the outdoor furniture."
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