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Health

The power lawn mower is one of the most dangerous tools around the home. Each year, approximately 68,000 persons with injuries caused by power mowers were treated in emergency departments. More than 9,000 of the people hurt were younger than 18 years. Older children and adolescents were most often hurt while cutting lawns as chores or as a way to earn money.

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As employers continue to feel the crunch of increased healthcare costs and employee related expenses, it becomes more critical to explore opportunities to reduce these costs while creating safe work environments.

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Fourth-graders from Girl Scout Troop 694 at St. Jerome and Lake Schools in Walbridge recently spent an afternoon planting at the Hospice of Northwest Ohio Perrysburg Center.

The girls held a car wash May 17 to earn the money to purchase the nine flats of flowers, green beans and peppers, which they planted on the hospice grounds.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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