In times of need, the men and women who proudly serve your local fire departments are willing to put aside what is going on in their lives to help a complete stranger. So, it should come to no surprise that those whom serve the Shumway, Tri-County, and Stewardson Fire Protection Districts are joining forces to…Read more
The 2017 Effingham 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb is a way to honor and remember the FDNY firefighters, police, and EMS who selflessly gave their lives so that others might live on 9-11-2001. Each participant pays tribute to an FDNY firefighter, police officer, or EMS by climbing the equivalent of the 110 stories of the World…Read more
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If you are putting in a new pool, hot tub, or spa be sure the wiring is performed by an electrician experienced in the special safety requirements for these types of installations. Outdoor receptacles must have covers that keep them dry even when appliances are plugged into them. Ground-fault circuit interrupters (GFCIs) are special devices designed to protect against electric…Read more