Hangers: The Danger Lurking Above Us
By Chuck Miceli on April 20, 2012, 12:00am
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On October 29, 2011, those of us living in the northeast experienced a unique, and for some, deadly, event. That evening, several hours into the pre-Halloween storm, we huddled together in our homes, with doors closed and windows shut, and listened to the cracking sounds of trees splitting and falling all around us. Many of us had to listen in the dark because the trees and branches took out the power lines as they fell. The sounds continued throughout that long night as the wet, heavy snow accumulated outside. The next morning we emerged from our houses and discovered a different world.