Confronting the Cold

A ferry steams into ice-choked Cape May Canal, off Lower Township, N.J., Wednesday. (AP Photo/The Press of Atlantic City, Dale Gerhard)
A ferry steams into ice-choked Cape May Canal, off Lower Township, N.J., Wednesday. (AP Photo/The Press of Atlantic City, Dale Gerhard)
A horse walks Thursday in a snow-covered field in Chatham, N.Y., where temperatures are well below freezing. (AP Photo)
A horse walks Thursday in a snow-covered field in Chatham, N.Y., where temperatures are well below freezing. (AP Photo)