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thanksgiving dinner

***UPDATE***We have had incredible response to our ThanksGIVEaway and we have reached our capacity. We will be mailing vouchers this week to the first 150 people who entered requests. On the day of the event, those who have a voucher must present the voucher between 10 and noon to receive their turkey and meal fixings. Those who do not have ...

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tree stand safety

One out of three hunters will fall from a tree stand in his or her hunting career. Tree stands are popular because they are an fun and effective way to hunt, but every year, hunters are seriously injured and killed from tree stand falls. Following best safety practices can help you stay safe.

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life jackets

According to the Ohio Division of State Parks and Watercraft, of the twelve boating-related fatalities which occurred in the state throughout 2016, eleven victims were found to not be wearing a personal flotation device. While flotation devices can be a nuisance with bulky padding and constricting straps, the fact remains, they can save a person from drowning.

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boat safety

Whether you are a novice boater or someone who has been on the water for years, you can surely learn something new from the Power Squadron’s Safe Boating Courses. The US Power Squadrons offer online and classroom courses and seminars for both novice and experienced boaters on a variety of topics—from basic seamanship and boat handling to boat systems maintenance ...

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uber

With the rise of smartphone taxi services such as Uber and Lyft, an unparalleled opportunity has been extended to weary pedestrians across the planet, offering affordable, reliable rides at the touch of a button. These services have provided myriad boons to the regions they occupy, but perhaps their most powerful contribution, has been the easy alternative they provide to those ...

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helmeted rider

A study by the Oxford Academic International Journal of Epidemiology compared the effectiveness of different types of motorcycle helmets—full face, open face and half-coverage. The results of the study revealed that of the three helmet types, half coverage helmets provide the least protection from head injuries. The study also showed that a proper fit is important to protect the rider ...

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