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Thursday, December 14, 2017

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Leaf Blowers Score at Army - Navy Game

Giant snow flakes were coming down so hard during Saturday’s Army-Navy game that it was basically a blizzard. It was so rapidly accumulating that everything was disappearing at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia....
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Snow removal app wants to ‘make snow clearing great again’ in Philly

An app recently expanded to Philadelphia may come in handy if Saturday’s snow showers are a sign of the winter ahead....
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Yet Another Fast-Spreading Disease is Threatening Ohio Trees

Researchers say they are stumped by a disease that’s infecting beech trees in Northeast Ohio....
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ECHO Pro Attachment Series...The Versatile Tool for Every Need!
The Pro Attachment Series™ (PAS) is the economical way to stock your trailer or tool shed. The versatility and flexibility of this expandable system is as limitless as your ever-changing job requirements. ...
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John Deere Recalls Compact Utility Tractors Due to Injury Hazard
John Deere Compact Utility Tractors / Hazard: The rollover protective structure (ROPS) at the back of the tractor can loosen and fail to protect the operator in a rollover accident, posing a risk of injury. ...
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Briggs & Stratton acquires Nebraska manufacturer
Briggs did not reveal the financial terms of the transaction. It was financed with cash on hand, and the company does not expect the deal to have a significant impact on its 2018 profit or cash flows....
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Department of Defense develops plant biotechnology program as latest surveillance tool against CBRN threats
Plants serve a variety of purposes ranging from food and medicine to clothing and furniture. And now they have a new use – in the Department of Defense (DOD)....
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Richard Childress Racing and Caterpillar Inc. extend partnership
Richard Childress Racing (RCR) and Caterpillar Inc. have renewed their overall partnership and sponsorship of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series #31 Chevrolet Camaro team...
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Sponsored News/Product Release

New Ford F-150 for 2018
Ford’s new F-150 debuts for 2018 even tougher, even smarter, and even more capable than ever – with the most advanced F-150 powertrain lineup ever that delivers best-in-class towing, payload and efficiency for America’s pickup drivers....
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So-called "man-flu"may not just be in men's heads
A new analysis of previous research suggests that men may actually get sicker than women, when they've got a virus such as the flu....
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The Funniest Leaf Blower Video Ever!!!
A dad using his leaf blower got a big surprise when his kids pranked him by jumping out of a pile of leaves. ...
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N.J. town blasted in lawsuit over landscaper leaf blower ban
A controversial ban that blocks landscapers and other businesses from using gas-powered leaf blowers in a New Jersey town is headed to court. ...
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Davey Names Vice President, General Manager for Davey Tree Surgery Company
The Davey Tree Expert Company is proud to announce the promotion of Larry Evans to vice president and general manager of the Davey Tree Surgery Company, a subsidiary of Davey Tree....
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Sponsored News/Product Release

More than 100 years ago - Mercedes-Benz invented the van.
Today’s vans fulfill the promise of those groundbreaking originals. Sprinter Cargo, Sprinter Passenger, Metris Cargo, Metris Passenger vans present van lineup 2017....
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