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Study finds you are filmed by security cameras at least 238 times a week

Research has found that the average American is filmed by security cameras over 230 times a week. That number has increased in the last decade.
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Worried About Shark Attacks? Here’s What You Need to Know to Stay Safe

We’re at the height of summer, which means many people are heading down to the beach. Are you worried about shark attacks? Here is what you need to know to stay safe.
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How to Keep Your Pets Safe on July 4

If you decide to bring along your furry friends for the Fourth of July festivities, there are certain safety concerns you must keep in mind.
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Grilling Safety Tips

Enjoy your Memorial Day weekend without incident.
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Spotlite: Prudence Crandall Center

Carolyn Jasper, Director of Development for Prudence Crandall Center discussed the oldest domestic violence program in Connecticut. PCC offers comprehensive services to women, men, and children who are victims of domestic violence and is the only domestic violence program serving nine Connecticut...
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Tips To Keep Your Thanksgiving Fire Free

Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires, followed by Christmas Day , Christmas Eve , and the day before Thanksgiving . In 2017, U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 1,600 home cooking fires on Thanksgiving Day . The leading cause of these fires and fire deaths was unattended...
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Safety First!

For the tenth year, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Saint Francis Hospital, and Hartford Hospital are collaborating with the City of Hartford, Hartford Police Department, the Hartford State’s Attorney’s Office, and Community Renewal Team (CRT) in order to lower the number of unwanted and...
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Tips For Dealing With The Snowplows

If you have to head out in a snowstorm, you’ll likely encounter the DOT trucks hard at work trying to keep our highways passable. If you do, here are some things to keep in mind.
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