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Sandy strikes!

Monday lunchtime: So, the supermarkets are stripped almost bare and the less-organised Upper West Siders are considering whether things will ever get desperate enough to see them eat cold new potatoes from a tin. We’re stocked up on prosciutto, pesto, rare cheese and quince paste, cornflakes, milk and muffins. We’ll be fine. We’ve got battery-operated […]

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Waiting For Hurricane Sandy

In a couple of days the Eastern Seaboard will be hit by the most devastating storm in US history or, it won’t. Meteorologists are predicting a ‘Frankenstorm’ as Hurricane Sandy – currently barrelling up the Atlantic from the Caribbean – converges with two winter weather systems to bring winds gusting at around 75 mph, torrential rain […]

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