Why I Celebrated National Take Your Parents to Lunch Day

Some of my favorite
memories occurred over the dinner table

by Nick Norris

National Take Your Parents to Lunch Day is Wednesday, October 16th, and families all over will be celebrating.

Once a certain age is reached, doing anything with your
parents isn’t considered all too cool. Most kids would probably rather spend their
time playing video games with friends or […]

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How Your Local Chamber of Commerce Benefits Your Community

On National Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day, back your local organization

by Nick Norris

On Wednesday, October 16th, communities across America will take part in National Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day.

Annually on the third Wednesday of October, cities have an
opportunity to show appreciation for an organization that works to create a
stronger community […]

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How Service Dogs Can Help Improve Mental Health

by Nick Norris

About 500,000 service
dogs are currently helping Americans

On October 10, 2019, people across the globe will observe World Mental Health Day to raise awareness about psychological issues and how to treat them. One of the most common methods to deal with some types of mental ailments is by adopting a service dog, which […]

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The Awesome Benefits and Advantages of Public Lands

by Nick Norris

Both federal and state public lands in America are renowned for their expansive, diverse, and gorgeous landscapes. American public lands offer unrivaled hunting, fishing, and exploration opportunities that cannot be found elsewhere. Utilizing public lands allow hunters who do not own their own land to hunt legally for a few small fees, which […]

September 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Importance of National Situational Awareness Day

by Nick Norris

Annually on September 26th, National Situational Awareness Day is observed to remind the world of its importance. Staying aware of one’s surroundings and environment can vastly improve chances of day-to-day safety for both yourself and others.

Harm can come in many forms, such as oncoming assailants,
thieves, or active shooters. Having strong situational awareness skills […]

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5 Things a Responsible Dog Owner Always Does

by Nick Norris

As the American Kennel Club and puppy parents everywhere prepare to celebrate the annual Responsible Dog Ownership Day, it’s important to remember what makes an owner a responsible one. Of course, having a canine companion is a lot of fun, but it’s also a lot of work. Properly caring for a dog requires […]

September 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Sad Truth Behind Puppy Mills

by Nick Norris

There are around 10,000 puppy mills in the United States, the Puppy Mill Project estimates. This number includes both licensed and unlicensed facilities.

Over 2 million puppies are born and housed in these often
poorly-kept mills each year. Additionally, 1.2 million dogs are euthanized
yearly in these facilities, many being adult females who have outlived […]

September 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

POW/MIAs, You Are Not Forgotten

by Nick Norris

On the third Friday of September, the nation remembers the many American captives and missing. POW/MIA Recognition Day exists so the free and found commemorate the soldiers who were or are not.          

According to a Congressional Research
Service Report, 138,103 Americans have been held as prisoners of war since
World War II. The Second […]

September 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Honoring Bretagne, a 9/11 K9 Hero

By Nick Norris

When those sweltering clouds of smoke and debris erupted from the New York skyline on that bright September morning, roughly 10,000 first responders rushed to the collapsing World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan. Though most of the heroes who put their lives on the line that day were men and women, more than […]

September 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DiBenedetto is Back

Nick Norris

Matt DiBenedetto teams up with iK9, looking to further impress the NASCAR world

This season has undoubtedly been a wild ride for Matt DiBenedetto thus far. Despite having some of the best performances of his career, including his first two top-five finishes in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, DiBenedetto has found himself without a […]

August 20th, 2019|Featured Articles, NASCAR, News|0 Comments