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How Long Will Food Last With the Freezer Doors Closed?

Living in the Florida Panhandle, dealing with power outages due to tropical storms and hurricanes becomes a familiar routine.  It is important for newcomers and “storm veterans” alike to know how to keep food safe when the power is off.  The following tips may help you save the food in your freezer until power returns. …

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Preparing for Hurricane Isaac

With the Florida Panhandle expecting a visit from Isaac, this may be a good time to “expect the best and prepare for the worst”. Visit http://wp.me/P2qoYc-vh  for links to a variety of practical emergency preparedness information.

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