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With New Year’s Eve approaching, here are a few things to consider as you get ready to party: Plan a ride in advance – whether it be public transportation, ridesharing service, or carpool. Car thefts are the second most active holiday for theft....
Here are some safety tips to follow when you are shopping at the holidays: Shop during daylight hours whenever possible. If you must shop at night, go with a friend or family member. Dress casually and comfortably.  Avoid wearing expensive...
If you are giving toys this season, here are ten toys that WATCH (World Against Toys Causing Harm) suggest you avoid: Nella Princess Knight Pillow Pets– battery acid leakage and not for use in a crib NERF – Vortex VTX  Praxis Blaster–...
Holiday Season is a special time of year.  And with it comes careless and vulnerability to theft and other holiday crime.  For the month of December,  we will post a series of safety precautions to help insure you...
With the holidays, we want to feature our fireplaces with holiday decorations.  Here are a few tips to keep your safe this holiday season. It is essential that you have your fireplace professionally cleaned by a chimney sweep at least once...
Cyber Monday is expected to set new online records with a 17.5% increase from last year or $7.7 billion in sales.   If you are one of the millions shopping online, here are some safety tips to follow: Shop from a secure computer...
Here are some cooking safety tips to follow as you get ready for Thanksgiving: Keep your cooking area clean and clutter free. Be cautious of your surroundings Immediately turn off unused burners/appliances Never leave unattended cooking – this is...
  It’s official, fall is here in New England! While the changing leaves and holiday season are things to look forward to, homeowners should also remember to tackle important home maintenance projects now to prevent future hassles. Here’s a...
Twenty-five million veterans are living among us today.  These men and women selflessly set aside their civilian lives to put on the uniform and serve us.  On behalf of all the members of our agency, we want to say “thank you” to...
Sunday, November 4th, is the end of Daylight Savings Time.  What does that mean, you gain an hour of sleep?  So don’t forget to turn your clocks back an hour before going to be on Saturday, November 3rd.

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