Aaron Menkins tries to take down a sign as he and Susan Tischler, left, board up store fronts on Washington Mall in Cape May, N.J., Friday, Aug. 26, 2011, in preparation for Hurricane Irene. Mandatory... more 
Aaron Menkins tries to take down a sign as he and Susan Tischler, left, board up store fronts on Washington Mall in Cape May, N.J., Friday, Aug. 26, 2011, in preparation for Hurricane Irene. Mandatory evacuations were under way Friday affecting nearly 1 million residents and visitors in Cape May County, coastal Atlantic County and Long Beach Island. (AP Photo/Mel Evans) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Mel Evans
Fri, Aug 26, 2011 1:38 PM EDT