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Health & Wellness, Home Life January 29, 2019

Cooking on Campus: A Student's Guide to Food Safety

Krystina C., Editor

Cooking doesn’t always take place inside the kitchen. For students living in dorms, mini fridges, microwave ovens and stovetop grills are often necessary for cooking and storing food. But whether you are cooking on campus or in your family's kitch...

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Home Life, Security & Preparedness January 22, 2019

Stop the Stalking: Recognize the Signs, Report the Crime

Maggie K., Senior Editor

Stalking – we’ve all seen it in the movies. A mysterious man hiding in a dark alley, watching his victim from the shadows… But scarier than a scene from the latest thriller is stalking in real life.     Over 3 million Americans age 18 or older ha...

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Home Life, Military Life January 17, 2019

Relationship Matters: Understanding Teen Dating Violence

Maggie K., Senior Editor

Relationships can be violent at any age. The main issue with teen dating violence is that many adolescents think some behaviors, such as name-calling or possessiveness, are normal. What many don’t know, however, is that these behaviors can lead to...

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Health & Wellness, Home Life December 17, 2018

New Year's Resolutions: Make 2019 Your Fittest Year Yet

Amanda S., Editor

As 2018 draws to a close, it's time to start making those 2019 New Year's resolutions! There is just something about the promise of a new year that gets people motivated to improve their lives. From small self-care promises to physical, emotional ...

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Home Life, Work Life & Safety December 13, 2018

From Snowbound to Safe: 9 Steps to Surviving Winter Driving

Heather M., Editor

It’s winter driving time! Help your citizens stay safe all season long by reminding them how to stay safe on the road, with tips on preparing their cars and how to adjust their driving habits to the cold-weather conditions. Winter Driving Surviva...

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Home Life December 11, 2018

Safe Winter Driving: How to Stay on the Road

Heather M., Editor

Winter weather conditions can make driving treacherous, so arm the motorists in your community with vital information on how to prepare their vehicles for safe winter driving. Prep Your Vehicle for Safe Winter Driving Make sure your car is...

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Home Life November 20, 2018

Thanksgiving Fire Safety: The Recipe for a Flame-Free Holiday

Maggie K., Senior Editor

Food, family and football… the 3 cornerstones of a traditional Thanksgiving. This year, millions of Americans will be gathering at dining room tables across the country to indulge in mouthwatering turkey, velvety mashed potatoes, grandma’s special...

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Home Life October 16, 2018

End Bullying Now: Why Your Words Matter and How They Effect Change

Julia S., Editor

October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Learn more about what bullying looks like, how it affects victims and what actions to take if you are being bullied or witness bullying. Share this page with your friends – together, we can put an end...

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Health & Wellness, Home Life September 20, 2018

Drug Addiction Hurts Families: Where to Turn if Your Mom or Dad Is Using Drugs

Erika S., Editor in Chief

Drug addiction puts a lot of stress on parents, brothers and sisters, grandparents – anyone who is part of the home. When family members take drugs: You can’t count on them to do what they say they will do. They may forget or get distracte...

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Health & Wellness, Home Life August 30, 2018

Labor Day Weekend Safety Tips to Keep You Out of the ER

Katherine E., Editor

Are you one of the millions of Americans planning a final summer getaway this Labor Day weekend? According to the NHTSA, Labor Day weekend is one of the most dangerous holidays of the year on American roads. This year, enjoy your last few days of ...

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