No one deserves a break more than you do! Labor Day is more than what marks the end of summer, it is when we celebrate the contributions made by American workers to the nation’s growth and development. On September 5, 1882, 10,000 workers took unpaid time off to march in New York City in what was essentially the first Labor Day parade. The US Congress made it a national holiday in 1894. Read more
From 1776 to the present day, July 4th has been celebrated as the birth of American independence, with festivities ranging from fireworks, parades, and concerts to more casual family gatherings and barbecues. Here are some interesting facts about our Independence Day that are a great conversation piece at your next get together, along with some tips for celebrating the holiday safely. Read more
As more Americans take to the roads, skies, rails, and waterways to celebrate our nation’s Memorial Day, the more important it is to be necessarily informed before traveling. It is a fun day of family, friends and outdoor activities that requires some safety precautions. Read more
The holidays are quickly approaching, and with them comes a time for family, food and festive celebration! ‘Tis the season to be jolly, but unfortunately, it is also the season for home fires. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Thanksgiving Day has historically been the top day for house fires. The day before Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and Christmas Eve follow close behind. Whether you’re traveling to a different state, going down the street, or hosting a big gathering at your home, we hope you have a wonderful and safe holiday season! Take a look at these tips to keep yourself, your family and your home protected in the days ahead.