In these turbulent times, one thing you can count on is the American Red Cross

Your Red Cross hasn’t strayed from our mission to help people prevent, prepare for and respond to disasters. During our fiscal year 2008-2009, more than 500 families received assistance after home fires. Nearly 600 local families, with loved ones serving in the military, turned to the Red Cross when emergencies disrupted their lives. Seniors continued…… Continue reading In these turbulent times, one thing you can count on is the American Red Cross

Did you change your batteries this weekend?

Did you know that according to the National Fire Protection Association, having a working smoke alarm reduces one’s chances of dying in a fire by nearly half? This stat refers to our human friends, but I can only assume the same goes for us pets. Having an escape plan is important, but working smoke alarms…… Continue reading Did you change your batteries this weekend?