Holiday Weekend Race at New Smyrna Speedway

What’s the oldest continuous super late model NASCAR-sanctioned racing series in Florida? Racing fans know it’s the Bright House Challenge Super Late Model Series! The state’s oldest super late model stock car racing series is part of the NASCAR Whelen National series and is based at historic New Smyrna Speedway near Orlando and DeSoto Speedway in Bradenton. The Bright House Challenge Super Late Model Series includes eight races in 2015, with four races being held at both New Smyrna Speedway and DeSoto Speedway this season. All races are 100 laps with the exception of a 50-lap event that was held at New Smyrna Speedway on March 28th. The biggest draw in the Bright House series is the annual Clyde Hart Memorial…

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July Is Sizzling on Movies On Demand

The hits are heating up this month on Movies On Demand (MOD). Grab some popcorn and a nice cool drink, sit back and enjoy! If you can’t get to Broadway to see Helen Mirren in her Tony Award-winning role in The Audience, then head to Woman in Gold on MOD to see the incomparable actress as Maria Altmann. The film is based on the true story of a woman who goes against the Austrian establishment to regain possession of a famous Gustav Klimt canvas owned by her Jewish family before it was seized by the Nazis during WWII. MOD also features two critically acclaimed films perfect for summer escapism, Ex Machina and It Follows…. The science fiction thriller

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Passport To Safety for Kids

This year in our Detroit service area, another Passport to Safety event was successfully held for kids. Passport to Safety is a free safety event put on by area businesses and local police and fire departments in the community.  Registrants receive a Passport and get stamps from 10 different safety stations. The stations include: Fire Safety, Water Safety, Internet safety, 911 training, Auto Safety, Bike Safety, Food Safety, Choking  and Poison Information, got2bsafe, and First Aid.  In addition to the stations, special demonstrations took place throughout the day as well – K-9 demonstrations, Jaws of Life, Sparky the fire dog, and the Detroit Tigers mascot – Paws. The event had more than 2,000 people including families in attendance. Kids learned how to keep themselves…

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