Beware of an increase in travel scams during the summer

[ad_1] As the rainy spring season gives way to the warmth of summer, many families are eagerly planning their summer travel adventures. According to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, the 16-week period between Memorial Day and Labor Day weekend has historically been one of the busiest for traveling domestically in the U.S. While the pandemic … Read more

Travel baseball and other summer sports programs diverting athletes from American Legion baseball

[ad_1] Spectators take in an American Legion game between Ware and Butler, which is made p mostly of Mt. Abram players, and Charlie’s Family of Dealerships game last month at McGuire Field in Augusta. Joe Phelan/Kennebec Journal The 2021 American Legion baseball season is well underway and the teams that can field a full squad … Read more

An American in Greece: Travel to Europe is no easy feat this summer

[ad_1] (CNN) — What awaits American visitors to Europe this summer is a byzantine and constantly-changing array of Covid-related restrictions and registration requirements. It’s sort of like shifting mask mandates in the US, just with lots of paperwork and foreign languages thrown in. This is what I discovered on my Kafkaesque odyssey to Greece in … Read more

An American in Greece: Travel to Europe is no easy feat this summer

[ad_1] (CNN) — What awaits American visitors to Europe this summer is a byzantine and constantly-changing array of Covid-related restrictions and registration requirements. It’s sort of like shifting mask mandates in the US, just with lots of paperwork and foreign languages thrown in. This is what I discovered on my Kafkaesque odyssey to Greece in … Read more

Health bosses issue summer plea to ‘choose well’ amid fears over ‘sustained rise’ in demand

[ad_1] The plea comes amid warnings that hospitals in tourism hotspots – like Portsmouth – could struggle to cope with the extra demand from holidaymakers. Senior chiefs in the county have stressed hospitals and emergency departments will always be there for those in need. They have warned that staff in ‘all sectors’ of the NHS … Read more

Summer Camp Offers Free Health Education for Bessemer Students

[ad_1] By Anne HeaneyUAB News Children in Bessemer are getting a chance this summer to sharpen their educational skills through activities including math and reading exercises and advice from local entrepreneurs on the basics of successfully running a business. The Happy Healthy Hard Elementary Summer Camp is free of charge and available to students in … Read more

Tennessee Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn’s bus tour highlights summer programs and the challenges schools still face post-pandemic

[ad_1] Fifth-grader Jaidyn scowls as her boat made from duct tape and plastic straws leans to the right as her classmates add pennies to weigh it down, the edge slowly sinking under the water.  The girl returns to her desk inside a classroom at Parsons Elementary School in Decatur County and gets to work. A … Read more

SCC reminds Virginians to prepare for summer activities by reviewing their insurance coverage

[ad_1] Published Saturday, Jun. 26, 2021, 9:03 pm Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Purchase a subscription to AFP Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising inquiries: [email protected] Although the arrival of summer means sun, fun and travel for many, it can also mean increased … Read more

SCC reminds Virginians to prepare for summer activities by reviewing their insurance coverage

[ad_1] Published Saturday, Jun. 26, 2021, 9:03 pm Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Purchase a subscription to AFP Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising inquiries: [email protected] Although the arrival of summer means sun, fun and travel for many, it can also mean increased … Read more