Monthly Archives: October 2017

Fires by Fireworks


Stay safe this Halloween! Fireworks start an average of 18,500 fires per year, including 1,300 structure fires, 300 vehicle fires, and 16,900 outside and other fires. These fires caused an average of three deaths, 40 civilian injuries, and an average of $43 million in direct property damage. In 2015, U.S. hospital emergency rooms treated an […]

Adrenaline Adventures to Check Out this Fall


Run, bike or hike? Test your limits with these adventures next month! Cross Crusade Portland, Oregon | Nov. 14 and 15 This is one of the wildest, muddiest race series in cyclocross. And, with with an “everyone’s invited” attitude and party-like vibe, it’s also the most welcoming. These back-to-back weekend races at Portland’s International Raceway […]