Category Archives: General

You Say Speed Bump I Say Speed Hump

In 1906, a small town in New Jersey officially and successfully installed the first recorded speed bump. The town of Chatham used the ‘speed reducers’ to alert cars to pedestrians using crosswalks. On the day they were tested, hundreds of … Continue reading

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We’re Ready for Winter Weather. Are You?

Well, aside from some rain over the passes, we escaped the Thanksgiving holiday with minimal travel disruptions. Calmness in November, however, does not indicate calmness for the rest of the winter months.  In the coming months when you are out … Continue reading

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Back to School Edition: 2013

Pencil boxes are fully stocked, brown bag lunches carefully arranged, and a new pair of sneakers can only mean one thing: back to school time!  Though school started last Tuesday, we are still hearing comments from parents and residents about … Continue reading

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Keeping in touch!

If you access this blog via Google Reader, you are probably aware that on July 1, Google is discontinuing this service. That means you need to find other ways to get here! Fear not, for there are many other ways … Continue reading

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