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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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Home Life, Security & Preparedness July 24, 2018

This Summer, Beat the Heat With These Water-Wise Safety Tips

Katherine E., Editor

Is the sizzle of summer giving you the urge to hit the beach, jump in the pool, dive in the lake or go for a boat ride? As temperatures rise nationwide and the dog days of summer lure us outdoors to cool off in the water, don’t let your community ...

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Health & Wellness, Home Life July 11, 2018

Breastfeeding Blues: Solving Common Nursing Problems

Maggie K., Senior Editor

Breast milk is the perfect food for babies – it contains all the right nutrients and is easy to digest. Breastfeeding provides many benefits for both mothers and babies, including strengthening the baby’s immune system and helping a woman recover ...

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Home Life June 28, 2018

Help Your Local Fire Department Spread the Word on Backyard Fire Safety this Summer

Erika S., Editor in Chief

From fireworks to fire pits, a backyard is a great place for family and friends to get together for outdoor summer fun. Now is the time to remind your community that home fire safety doesn’t stop at the front door. There are many potential backyar...

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Home Life, Military Life June 14, 2018

Keep Outdoor Cooking Safe! Prevent Grilling Mishaps with These Backyard Barbecue Basics

Heather M., Editor

The delicious smell of grilling that wafts through the neighborhood is a true sign that summer has arrived. However, every year grills are responsible for numerous house fires, thousands of burn injuries and even some deaths. Something that’s s...

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