Tag Archives: winter

Contemplating while you exercise is good for your body and your mind

Fall foliage in Maine

Guest post by John Turrell, Wellness Coordinator, Greater Portland Branch, YMCA of Southern Maine. Who didn’t want to exercise outdoors this fall? September and October were beautiful this year. There were so many sunny, cool fall days to spend outside running, walking, or hiking. The fall foliage was colorful and visually stimulating. It was hard […]

How businesses can chill out this winter with safety prep now

Snow covered cars

Guest post by Tony Payne, VP Business Development, Clark Insurance. Many of the most frequent and costly insurance claims for businesses are winter-related accidents. With cold weather approaching, property owners need to take steps now to avoid injuries as well as property and liability claims. Here are several hazards to avoid and things you can do […]

Keys to Teaching Your Teen to Drive

Did you hear about the new mobile phone app a Tennessee grandfather created after driving with his teenaged granddaughter?  The Safety Information and Protection System (SIPS) notifies parents with a text message if their teen driver is speeding, texting while driving, or exceeding a pre-set boundary. It’s not the only app designed to monitor teen drivers – there is even […]