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Friday, August 18, 2017
Sadly, we can all relate to that dreaded pounding feeling after hitting that one pothole we always try to avoid in our neighborhood. Potholes are car killers.
According to Firestone Auto Care, hitting a pothole can cause expensive damage to your tires, wheel rims and suspension; cause prematu... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 A total solar eclipse. Photo by M. Druckmüller, NASA. On Monday, August 21, 2017, millions of people across the U.S. will get to see one of nature’s most awe-inspiring sights -- a total solar eclipse. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 The United States will experience its first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse since 1918, on Monday, August 21. An estimated 500 million people across North America will be impacted as the moon passes between the sun and Earth in the 70-mile wide path of the total eclipse. Path of totality READ MORE >>
Monday, August 14, 2017 Among the worst things any motorcycle rider can discover is that his or her bike has been stolen. The sense of loss and violation after such an event can be profound. You can reduce your odds of motorcycle theft by taking some simple steps to secure your motorcycle. Why steal my ride? READ MORE >>
Monday, August 7, 2017 Summer is winding down. GET COOKING. WHAT'S IN SEASON: SO MANY DELICIOUS THINGS! Obviously, last-chance summer berries are the perfect excuse to eat dessert twice a day. Also, to drink sangria on the regular. READ MORE >>
Sunday, August 6, 2017 Because they present more of a risk, auto insurance rates are generally higher for teenage drivers. However, there are some ways you can both protect yourself financially and lower the cost of insuring your teen by doing the following: Understand the Risk READ MORE >>
Saturday, August 5, 2017 College is the first time many students move out of their parents' house — whether to a dorm room or sharing an apartment with friends. It's also the first time that students really start to acquire their own possessions — computers, electronics, furniture, and more. READ MORE >>
Thursday, August 3, 2017 From organization to homework, here are short and quick expert tips to help you and your children start the new school year right. As summer comes to an end and back-to-school season begins, it can be hard to get back into a regular schedule -- both for kids and adults. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 If you really care about customer service at your small business then you’re not afraid of bad feedback. You’re not afraid to learn that a customer is unhappy, that a problem has occurred, that a complaint wasn’t resolved in time, that a product is defective or a service wasn’t performed up to par. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 Studies show hands-free technology does not eliminate cognitive distraction. Nothing diminishes the sorrow when a life is lost in a traffic incident, but if the tragedy can shed light and improve public awareness on safer driving practices, there is an opportunity for some greater good. A U.S. READ MORE >>