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Northumberland Today
Police offer back-to-school driving tipsGood driving habits in the vicinity of schools becomes more important next week
Police offer back-to-school driving tips
Northumberland Today / Posted 15 hours ago
Good driving habits in the vicinity of schools becomes more important next week when children go back to class. “We all have a responsibility to be more watchful on the roads,” Staff Sergeant Scott Bambridge of the Cobourg Police Services said in a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Giant ice cream sundae due at Wyoming County fairTwp. officials’ charges dropped EXETER TWP. — All charges were dismissed Monda
Giant ice cream sundae due at Wyoming County fair
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Twp. officials’ charges dropped EXETER TWP. — All charges were dismissed Monday against four Exeter Twp. officials accused of misusing state grant funding, bid-rigging and tampering with records after seven hours of testimony over two days. State... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Broadmoor residents, schools unite to put the brakes on speedersSpeeding and distracted driving in school zones isn’t a new problem. However, r
Broadmoor residents, schools unite to put the brakes on speeders
KTBS Shreveport / Posted yesterday
Speeding and distracted driving in school zones isn’t a new problem. However, residents in Shreveport’s Broadmoor neighborhood say the problem is getting worse and poses a risk to children. In Broadmoor, 15-mile-an-hour speed limits are in effect in... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Experts stress car seat safety during National Childhood Injury Prevention WeekThe first week of September is celebrated as National Childhood Injury Preventi
Experts stress car seat safety during National Childhood Injury Prevention Week
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
The first week of September is celebrated as National Childhood Injury Prevention Week across the country, and safety experts use it as an opportunity to remind parents of proper car seat safety guidelines. There are several resources in the... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
New NJ Child Safety Seat Laws in Effect Sept. 1The updates to the New Jersey child seat safety laws that go into effect Sept.
New NJ Child Safety Seat Laws in Effect Sept. 1
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted yesterday
The updates to the New Jersey child seat safety laws that go into effect Sept. 1 are the first in over 30 years. Among the revisions: all children under age 2 and 30 pounds must be secured in a rear-facing seat with a five-point harness. And any... Read more
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Issaquah Press
Eastside Baby Corner hosts sixth annual Pants Party to help send local children back to school prepared NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 31, 2015 Eastside Baby Corner will hold its sixth annual P
Eastside Baby Corner hosts sixth annual Pants Party to help send local children back to school prepared
Issaquah Press / Posted yesterday
NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 31, 2015 Eastside Baby Corner will hold its sixth annual Pants Party from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 12 at the organization’s... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Butler business owner starts 'Are You A Glow Kid' anti-bullying campaignElisa DiChristina with daughter, Kendal, under the black lights at GlowHouse Ki
Butler business owner starts 'Are You A Glow Kid' anti-bullying campaign
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
Elisa DiChristina with daughter, Kendal, under the black lights at GlowHouse Kids, located at 1510 Route 23 in Butler. Elisa, co-owner of GlowHouse Kids, has recently published the picture storybook, "Are You A Glow Kid?" which is part of a... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Safer car seats for children in Rockford"I have a two year old and her life matters to me," said Rockford mother Tyechi
Safer car seats for children in Rockford
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 2 days ago
"I have a two year old and her life matters to me," said Rockford mother Tyechia Blake. Blake is one of a handful of parents that received valuable knowledge at an event this weekend. She said she never felt certain she was installing her child's... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Willow Hill Festival adds bike ridesThis year, the Willow Hill Heritage Festival rolls out a new activity, cycling,
Willow Hill Festival adds bike rides
Statesboro Herald / Posted 3 days ago
This year, the Willow Hill Heritage Festival rolls out a new activity, cycling, with the Thrill on the Hill, a pair of bike rides measuring 13.7 and 36.4 miles. The rides are set to start at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Willow Hill Heritage and Renaissance... Read more
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York Daily Record
Get your car seat inspected or installed at these three eventsIf you have a car seat in your car or you need to be installing one soon, Safe
Get your car seat inspected or installed at these three events
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
If you have a car seat in your car or you need to be installing one soon, Safe Kids York County has three chances to get a hand. Car inspection events are set for September for nationally certified technicians to help you install a car seat or... Read more
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MLive.com
Passenger in Jeep that crashed on I-75 dies, 4 children released from hospitalBAY CITY, MI — A 75-year-old Ohio man, riding in a Jeep Grand Cherokee that cra
Passenger in Jeep that crashed on I-75 dies, 4 children released from hospital
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
BAY CITY, MI — A 75-year-old Ohio man, riding in a Jeep Grand Cherokee that crashed on Interstate 75 in Bay County this week, has died, according to police. Bay County Undersheriff Troy Cunningham said Jerry Sloane succumbed to his injuries at... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Kids, Here's How Not to Get Hit By a Car 44 children hit while walking every day. Washington, DC -- August 28, 2015:
Kids, Here's How Not to Get Hit By a Car
The Auto Channel / Posted 4 days ago
44 children hit while walking every day. Washington, DC -- August 28, 2015: It is alarmingly common for children to get hit by a vehicle while walking. Every day, 44 children are injured; that's 16,000 kids... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Back-School: Mapping School Zone CrashesSAN DIEGO - People walking the streets of San Diego are twice as likely to be i
Back-School: Mapping School Zone Crashes
KGTV San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
SAN DIEGO - People walking the streets of San Diego are twice as likely to be injured in a crash than people in cars. They're 15 times more likely to be injured if they're riding a bike. Those statistics should serve as a warning to parents as their... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Keeping pace keeps us safe: ROOT ISSUESLast week I became a moving speed bump. Perhaps some had already marked me in t
Keeping pace keeps us safe: ROOT ISSUES
Barrie Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
Last week I became a moving speed bump. Perhaps some had already marked me in that category, but now it’s official. Actually, I signed on as a 'neighbourhood pace car driver'. This means I have a caution sign in the back window of my car, and have... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Walmart signs off on preventing car tragediesIt's a simple step that could save some lives. Signs in the doors of local Wal
Walmart signs off on preventing car tragedies
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
It's a simple step that could save some lives. Signs in the doors of local Walmarts remind parents to check for their children, because of the number of hot-car deaths across our state. Florida ranks second in the nation for child deaths. Managers... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
As school sports seasons begin, one local hospital is hoping to combat high risk for injuriesSHADY SPRING (WVVA) Football season and other school sports are beginning.That
As school sports seasons begin, one local hospital is hoping to combat high risk for injuries
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 10 days ago
SHADY SPRING (WVVA) Football season and other school sports are beginning.That also mean those kids are at risk for common injuries like concussions, sprains and strains. "We were doing a tackling drill and I got tackled and just landed on my arm... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, August 22, 2015Clifford Chicken/ham dinner: Clifford United Methodist Church chicken-n-biscui
Community Events Listings, August 22, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Clifford Chicken/ham dinner: Clifford United Methodist Church chicken-n-biscuit or ham dinner, Sept. 16, 4-6 p.m., Main Street, takeouts available, $8.95. Dickson City Pancake fundraiser: Dickson City Christmas Light Committee pancake fundraiser,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Walmart signs off on preventing car tragediesIt's a simple step that could save some lives. Signs in the doors of local Wal
Walmart signs off on preventing car tragedies
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 days ago
It's a simple step that could save some lives. Signs in the doors of local Walmarts remind parents to check for their children, because of the number of hot-car deaths across our state. Florida ranks second in the nation for child deaths. Managers... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Military kids catch fish during 9th Annual Kenai River Jr. ClassicIt was the smiles on the faces of the kids that caught their first fish or zoom
Military kids catch fish during 9th Annual Kenai River Jr. Classic
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 11 days ago
It was the smiles on the faces of the kids that caught their first fish or zoomed down the Kenai River rocking and rolling over the waves that truly told the story of the 9th Annual Kenai River Junior Classic. “To be home on this beautiful river with... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Chairman of the Franchise Association ElectedWednesday, 19 August 2015, 4:15 pmPress Release: Franchise Association of New Z
New Chairman of the Franchise Association Elected
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 4:15 pmPress Release: Franchise Association of New ZealandNew Chairman of the Franchise Association of New Zealand electedAt its meeting today, the new FANZ Board elected... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley health events include Ironton Rail Trail 10K, car seat safety checkIRONTON RAIL TRAIL 10K RUN/WALK 1 The Ironton Rail Trail 10K Run/Walk will be
Lehigh Valley health events include Ironton Rail Trail 10K, car seat safety check
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
IRONTON RAIL TRAIL 10K RUN/WALK 1 The Ironton Rail Trail 10K Run/Walk will be held starting at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 29 at Saylor Park in Coplay. The 14th annual event is a fundraiser for the Ironton Rail Trail, a nonprofit rail trail with 11 miles of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
School NewsStudents and parents gear up for the first day of schoolStudents and parents ge
School News
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
Students and parents gear up for the first day of schoolStudents and parents gear up for the first day of school Several school districts in the mountains and South Carolina head back to school Monday morning.More >> Several school districts in the... Read more
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FOX 7 Austin
Park rangers pushing visitors to wear life vests in wake of lake drowningAs lakes around the Austin area prepare to see a surge of tourists Labor Day we
Park rangers pushing visitors to wear life vests in wake of lake drowning
FOX 7 Austin / Posted 16 days ago
As lakes around the Austin area prepare to see a surge of tourists Labor Day weekend, rangers and The Lower Colorado River Authority are making sure another life isn't lost while out on the water. It was nearly a month ago that the calm serene... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
Groups to highlight safety for Las Vegas kids to and from schoolUNLV Traffic Safety Coalition Coordinator Erin Breen says the daily events - at
Groups to highlight safety for Las Vegas kids to and from school
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 16 days ago
UNLV Traffic Safety Coalition Coordinator Erin Breen says the daily events - at 10 a.m. each day - will focus on protecting pedestrians, encouraging seat belt and booster seat use, improving bicycle safety, teaching bus riding rules and describing... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Groups to highlight safety for Vegas kids to and from schoolLAS VEGAS (AP) - Advocates and public agencies are planning a week-long series
Groups to highlight safety for Vegas kids to and from school
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Advocates and public agencies are planning a week-long series of back-to-school safety events in and around Las Vegas ahead of schools opening Aug. 24. UNLV Traffic Safety Coalition Coordinator Erin Breen says the daily events - at... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Next 7With all the exciting events going on this season, the possibilities are practi
Next 7
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
With all the exciting events going on this season, the possibilities are practically endless. Here's a look at what's coming up this week, from Aug. 17 to Aug. 23. In the "Main Attractions" section, you'll find the region's biggest festivals,... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Kenai guides take kids fishing at Take Our Kids Fishing eventMembers of the Kenai, Nikiski, and Anchorage Boys and Girls Clubs, along with o
Kenai guides take kids fishing at Take Our Kids Fishing event
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 19 days ago
Members of the Kenai, Nikiski, and Anchorage Boys and Girls Clubs, along with other local kids, gathered at Soldotna’s Centennial Park on Thursday for the latest annual installment of the long-running Take our Kids Fishing event, during which Kenai... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mark Wahlberg shares a sweet embrace with wife Rhea DurhamHe's a lover and The Fighter! after lunching in LA One of his best known role
Mark Wahlberg shares a sweet embrace with wife Rhea Durham
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
He's a lover and The Fighter! after lunching in LA One of his best known roles was his portrayal of boxer Mickey Ward in The Fighter. And Mark Wahlberg showed his softer side on an outing... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ciara shows off her 60lb weight-loss in a racy fringed bustier and skintight trousers for a sexy stage performance She recently revealed she
Ciara shows off her 60lb weight-loss in a racy fringed bustier
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
and skintight trousers for a sexy stage performance She recently revealed she shed an incredible 60lbs after the birth of her baby son, Future. And Ciara made sure she showed off the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ciara flaunts her 60lb weight loss in a flattering all-black ensembleShe's rocking this Body Party! Ciara flaunts her 60lb weight loss in tight jean
Ciara flaunts her 60lb weight loss in a flattering all-black ensemble
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
She's rocking this Body Party! Ciara flaunts her 60lb weight loss in tight jeans and see-through top She’s rocking a hotter figure than ever after losing 60 lbs and clearly isn't afraid to show it. Ciara was spotted on Tuesday showing off her toned... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Family loses toddler to drowning, hopes to bring awareness to othersAfter a Jacksonville family lost a toddler to drowning during a cookout at the
Family loses toddler to drowning, hopes to bring awareness to others
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 21 days ago
After a Jacksonville family lost a toddler to drowning during a cookout at the family’s east Arlington home, the family is preparing for the little boy’s funeral while trying to save other families from feeling the same loss. Journey Moon Halbrook... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Vendors offer lessons, tips at Safety Day in BoardmanBy ELISE McKEOWN SKOLNICK BOARDMAN Community members had a chance to learn a
Vendors offer lessons, tips at Safety Day in Boardman
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 24 days ago
By ELISE McKEOWN SKOLNICK BOARDMAN Community members had a chance to learn a variety of safety tips at Boardman United Methodist Church’s first Safety Day. About 12 vendors offered tips Saturday on computer safety, bike safety, home and car safety... Read more
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FOX 7 Austin
'Hyperthermia' determined cause of 3-month-old boy's death in hot carAustin Police are calling 3-month-old Carylton Stewart's death an accident. Th
'Hyperthermia' determined cause of 3-month-old boy's death in hot car
FOX 7 Austin / Posted 25 days ago
Austin Police are calling 3-month-old Carylton Stewart's death an accident. The Medical Examiner's officer says it was the heat that killed him: Hyperthermia, or overheating. APD says the boy was found inside a white Sebring at about 2:45 Thursday... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Elmira touts pre-K benefits as it tries to fill seatsThe extensive waiting lists to get into prekindergarten in the Elmira school sy
Elmira touts pre-K benefits as it tries to fill seats
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
The extensive waiting lists to get into prekindergarten in the Elmira school system are gone. Instead, the district is struggling to fill seats for the second year in a row. The vacancies come at a time academic rigor, even the Common Core... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Surveillance Video Shows Baby Being Rescued From Hot CarPELLA, Iowa–Police say on Saturday evening a Sigourney man left his five-month-
Surveillance Video Shows Baby Being Rescued From Hot Car
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 26 days ago
PELLA, Iowa–Police say on Saturday evening a Sigourney man left his five-month-old daughter locked inside his vehicle at the Pella Walmart. In surveillance video, released by the Pella Police Department, Trent Steinhart is seen pulling into Walmart... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Car seat safety checks underwayAMARILLO, TX. - Today, TxDot and Safe Kids Panhandle have partnered up to check
Car seat safety checks underway
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 26 days ago
AMARILLO, TX. - Today, TxDot and Safe Kids Panhandle have partnered up to check child safety seats. Fire Station #13 hosted the event where folks could learn several things, like choosing the right safety seat for your child and properly securing... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Current eventsSenior Citizens Council seeking companions for income-eligible people ages 55 a
Current events
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 28 days ago
Senior Citizens Council seeking companions for income-eligible people ages 55 and older who can serve 20 hours a week with special-needs adults in their homes; need own transportation; (706) 868-0120 Discussing One Nation Under God: How Corporate... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Thinking safety firstA new academic year is upon us and saftey should be on everyone's mind. School
Thinking safety first
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
A new academic year is upon us and saftey should be on everyone's mind. School Bus Safety Tips•Walk with your kids to the bus stop and wait with them until it arrives. •Tell kids to stand at least three giant steps back from the curb as the bus... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Hot Cars Pose Deadly Risk to Children Across U.S.National Heatstroke Prevention Day, Friday, reminds parents what a danger hot w
Hot Cars Pose Deadly Risk to Children Across U.S.
NBC San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
National Heatstroke Prevention Day, Friday, reminds parents what a danger hot weather can be for kids. Eleven children across the county have already died this year after being left in hot cars. Over 600 children have died since 1998, according to... Read more
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WTVY Dothan
Early Co. Sheriff's Office Urges Drivers to Use Caution in School ZonesIf these lights are flashing ... “Slow down and pay attention.” According to
Early Co. Sheriff's Office Urges Drivers to Use Caution in School Zones
WTVY Dothan / Posted 1 months ago
If these lights are flashing ... “Slow down and pay attention.” According to AAA, the most dangerous time for school zones is the after school period between 3:00 and 4:00. That’s because more than half of drivers travel faster than the posted... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Book sale kicks off at libraryCAR SEAT CHECKS: Free car seat safety checks are set for 3 to 6 p.m. today at B
Book sale kicks off at library
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
CAR SEAT CHECKS: Free car seat safety checks are set for 3 to 6 p.m. today at Building C parking lot at Akron Children's Hospital Beeghly campus, 6505 Market St., Boardman. Akron Children's Hospital Mahoning Valley and Safe Kids Mahoning Valley are... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Dangers of leaving kids inside hot carsCreated: 07/30/2015 7:49 PM WHEC.com Friday is National Heatstroke Prevention
Dangers of leaving kids inside hot cars
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 1 months ago
Created: 07/30/2015 7:49 PM WHEC.com Friday is National Heatstroke Prevention and Awareness Day. With the high temperatures we've been dealing with we have a reminder for parents about the danger of leaving children alone in a hot car. The National... Read more

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