Blogs

Shop smart for efficient lighting

June 26, 2014
Shop smart for efficient lighting

Good Neighbor Tips. A blog by Erin Doan State Farm Insurance Agency.  It’s lights-out for standard incandescents: Due to failure to meet federal energy-efficiency regulations set in 2007, the popular lightbulbs will soon no longer be available. The gradual phase out began in 2012 with the 100- and 75-watt bulbs and will culminate once the 40- and 60-watt selections sell…

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Disability insurance, a good idea

June 20, 2014
Disability insurance, a good idea

Good Neighbor Tips. A blog by Erin Doan State Farm Insurance Agency. Think you’re immune to accidents? According to the U.S. Social Security Administration, 20-year-old workers have a 1 in 4 chance of becoming disabled by age 671. In fact, the average American drawing Social Security disability benefits is 50 years old. The average Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is…

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Big Lake fishing remains strong, Hex Hatch Soon

June 19, 2014
Big Lake fishing remains strong, Hex Hatch Soon

For the Love of Fishing. A blog by Sean McDonald. Fishing on Lake Michigan remains outstanding and it appears we are going to keep the salmon we have in our area for awhile. We now have alewives (baitfish) and cold water- the perfect mix for salmon. Last week the harbor in Ludington was filled with spawning alewives, a bit behind…

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Choose a reliable rental car

June 13, 2014
Choose a reliable rental car

Good Neighbor Tips. A blog by Erin Doan State Farm Insurance Agency. Price is an important factor when choosing a rental car, but it’s not the only one. Also consider the following to find a vehicle that will keep you safer as you travel. Check the Safety Ratings Before committing to a car, request the specific make and model information…

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7 common driving distractions

June 6, 2014
7 common driving distractions

Good Neighbor Tips. A blog by Erin Doan State Farm Insurance Agency. The Centers for Disease Control estimates that each day in the United States more than nine people are killed in crashes involving a distracted driver. Texting while driving is one of the most dangerous driver distractions, but it’s not the only one. Here are seven other unsafe habits to avoid:…

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Death Notices

Donald Thomas Blough, 63

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