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A Sauna Isn’t a Substitute for Exercise, FFS

By |2021-07-21T16:51:46-05:00July 21st, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

Photo: Mr. Tempter (Shutterstock) Spending time in a sauna can feel good, but it can also entail a little bit of suffering; after all, if the weather outside were the same as the temperature in a sauna, you’d probably want to hide out in the air conditioning all day. There’s something about unpleasant bodily experiences that makes us think they must be good for us, somehow, and so the sauna has gained a healthful reputation that it doesn’t entirely deserve. Here’s a rundown of what a sauna can and can’t […]

Scientists unearth oldest known plague victim, a 5,000-year-old man

By |2021-06-29T13:52:29-05:00June 29th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

The skull bones of a man buried in Latvia around 5,000 years ago. Scientists have determined he had an early version of the plague. A hunter-gatherer who lived 5,000 years ago may have died from an ancient strain of the gruesome bubonic plague that killed millions in Europe, Asia and Africa thousands of years later, say scientists who extracted DNA from the man’s teeth and bones. The researchers believe that man, known as "RV 2039," harbored the oldest known strain of Yersinia pestis , the bacteria that causes the plague. […]

Fibrenew Now Launched in Saudi Arabia

By |2021-06-28T10:51:57-05:00June 28th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

BLACK DIAMOND, AB, June 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Fibrenew – the mobile leather, vinyl, plastic, fabric and upholstery repair service franchise now officially operating in Saudi Arabia. This month, entrepreneurs Ibrahim Alyahya and Fahad Aljuraibah introduced Fibrenew’s superior service to meet the vast residential and commercial furniture needs of the Middle East. Day In The Life of a Fibrenew Franchisee – Mark Chasteen This international expansion comes on the heels of a successful first half of the year adding 20 new franchise partners so far in 2021 across numerous U.S. […]

The Interstate 80 Road Trip Guide

By |2021-06-18T19:59:57-05:00June 18th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

Other cross-country routes are more famous, but Interstate 80 is one of our most vital east-west arteries. As a matter of fact, it stretches from San Francisco almost to New York City as a smooth, continuous connection through 11 different states. So buckle up and settle in for a tour of one of the longest thruways in the United States. Let’s explore! The History of Interstate 80 Interstate 80 was part of the original plans for the Interstate Highway System when it was established in the 1950s. Construction of I-80 […]

RV with rear entry door?

By |2021-05-24T01:51:30-05:00May 24th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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I wonder if anyone has ever seen an RV with an entry door on the back – not a flip down ramp style door, but a regular entry door. A while back I was sitting at an intersection and saw one drive by. At the time I tried looking it up but was unable to find the floor plan online. I don’t remember who made it and I’ve also forgot whether it was a bumper pull or a 5th-wheel, but it had both a regular […]

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These Nova Scotians moved into old school buses to deal with rising house prices

By |2021-05-23T19:52:00-05:00May 23rd, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

Hannah Verra, who lives in West Dublin, N.S., bought this 25-year-old school bus for $2,500 earlier this year. After months of work, she’s getting ready to move in at the end of the month. (Hannah Verra) Faced with rising rental prices in rural Nova Scotia, a 12-metre school bus seemed like the logical choice for Hannah Verra. She admits the 25-year-old bus she bought for $2,500 earlier this year is a bit rough on the outside, with cracks of yellow still visible in the peeling red paint — a reminder […]

Charles Lynn Frost, Utah thespian who brought Sister Dottie S. Dixon to life, dies at 67

By |2021-05-20T22:51:54-05:00May 20th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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Through Dottie, Frost called attention to LGBTQ issues within the LDS faith, using humor to heal. (Tribune file photos) Charles Lynn Frost, seen at left in 2018, played Sister Dottie S. Dixon as a recurring character — first with Pygmalion Productions, then with Salt Lake Acting Company. Charles Lynn Frost, the Utah actor and playwright who created the irrepressible Sister Dottie S. Dixon — a Latter-day Saint mom with a big mouth and a bigger heart — has died. Frost died Wednesday, May 19, after […]

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Hauppauge Public Library: Believe In What You’re Doing: An Interview With Rose Vermillion

By |2021-05-20T22:51:53-05:00May 20th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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Press release from the Hauppauge Public Library: Rose Vermillion is a Hauppauge resident who was recently awarded the Volunteer of Excellence awardfor her work with the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County. We recently interviewed Rose to understand whatthis award was all about, to learn of her work with the Girl Scouts, and to get her perspective onleadership for young women. Rose is active in the community and lives with her husband, Bob, and fivechildren in Hauppauge. Q: How did you get involved with the Girl […]

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The Ultimate Summer RV Road Trip on North Carolina’s Outer Banks

By |2021-05-19T19:52:46-05:00May 19th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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Think RV camping means parking among the motor coaches and big trailers? Not so, say our intrepid travelers. With a little planning, you can tuck into the dunes. | Credit: Peter Frank Edwards It’s the first night of our trip, and a sudden rainstorm washes across the beach. But we’re snug inside an Airstream, eating boiled peanuts and drinking bottles of beer from the tiny fridge. By the next afternoon, we’ve had a mostly sunny day of exploring, and we’re not going to cloister inside […]

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Dozens living in RV campers told to vacate Vancouver streets

By |2021-05-19T19:52:45-05:00May 19th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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Illegally parked RV campers told to vacate Vancouver streets The City of Vancouver is putting the brakes on illegally-parked RVs. Dozens of RVs, trailers and vans are parked near East 12th and Slocan Street. Many who live in the vehicles say they have nowhere else to go. One resident who did not want to be identified told Global News he has been here for a year and a half after travelling around in a camper for about three years. He said he had a pretty […]

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Try Things You Don’t Think You Like

By |2021-05-19T19:52:23-05:00May 19th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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Photo: Silvia Elena Castañeda Puchetta / EyeEm (Getty Images) When our parenting editor Meghan Walbert wrote a few weeks ago that she was determined to learn to like running , several of the comments on that piece (and its sequel ) argued against the very idea of trying to like something you hate. I would like to propose an alternative viewpoint: that trying things you expect to hate is a fantastic way to find things you’ll actually love. In fact, it’s how I’ve found many […]

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East Van RV campers say they won’t heed city eviction notice

By |2021-05-19T10:52:53-05:00May 19th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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An RV encampment in east Vancouver is pushing back against a city eviction. Article content He’s not homeless, Connolly Watson said, he just doesn’t happen to live at his mailing address. “I have a home, it’s right over there,” he said, pointing at his RV. “It’s wrong to turn us into criminals because we like living in an RV, a van, camper, car, trailer, whatever you call it.” Watson has lived in an RV for five years and currently inhabits one of more than two […]

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Wabash Township constituents question indicted trustee and call for her to resign

By |2021-05-19T10:52:51-05:00May 19th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Wabash Township Trustee Jennifer Teising attended her first township board meeting since being indicted on 20 felony theft charges for collecting her salary while not residing in the township. The public comments showed a disdain and lack of trust of Teising as trustee. Jamie Roth insisted that the camera on the Zoom meeting be turned from facing the board members to show Teising, who hasn’t attended a board meeting since February. “Jennifer, I wanted to address you personally because I am […]

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Surf park plan: swim-up tiki bar, hotel and tiny house village

By |2021-05-19T10:52:48-05:00May 19th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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PHX Surf LLC is proposing to bring a major water and surf park to Maricopa that will include a host of amenities including a hotel, restaurants, shopping and an RV park. Rendering by PHX Surf LLC. The new water-themed attraction proposed for Maricopa will offer more than wave pools and a lazy river. In its pre-application to the city, Mesa-based developer PHX Surf LLC envisions an attraction that looks as much like a family entertainment center as a water park. Water fun is the focus […]

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The latest plan from North Country officials to reopen the border in a phased approach

By |2021-05-19T10:52:33-05:00May 19th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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Jones calls to open vaccine eligibility to essential Canadian travelers PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. — North Country officials are saying it’s time to help our neighbors to the north get vaccinated, believing it will help make progress toward reopening the U.S.-Canada border. The North Country Chamber of Commerce and Assemblyman Billy Jones held a joint press conference to address the impacts of the border closure. Jones said they’ve been communicating with federal leaders on both sides of the border to reopen safely, in tangible steps. “We’ve just […]

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RV Wireless Remote Control Module Replacement & Upgrade to Lippert Linc System

By |2021-05-19T10:52:15-05:00May 19th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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I repair my broken RV wireless remote control system but upgrading it to a Lippert Linc system. I had to upgrade both the control board and the remote. My 2010 Keystone OEM wireless remote system recently failed and wasn’t repairable due to the module being completely sealed and unserviceable. Lippert supplied me with a newer version of the control module with a selectable fuse feature. Unfortunately, my old remote was incompatible, so they also needed to send out a compatible remote. In the video, I […]

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Jean-Maurice Poitras Jr., specialized in internal medicine at Riverside Regional Medical Center

By |2021-05-18T19:50:34-05:00May 18th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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Jean-Maurice Poitras Jr. YORKTOWN — Dr. Jean-Maurice Poitras Jr. passed away Monday, May 10, 2021. Maurice packed a lot of living into a short life. He had varied interests and an adventurous spirit. He was born in Chelsea, Massachusetts, in 1954. A Navy “brat,” his family lived in Naples, Italy, for four years, where the family frequently camped and traveled throughout Europe. Time in Italy instilled several values in Maurice: a disdain for seafood markets, a love of all European culture, a thirst for travel, […]

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Could a vaccine-sharing plan get the US-Canada border reopened?

By |2021-05-18T19:50:26-05:00May 18th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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The U.S.-Canada border is closed until May 21 and North Country leaders expect another 30-day extension of the closure then. (WCAX) PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (WCAX) – We are going on 15 months of a closed U.S.-Canada border and officials expect another extension of the closure order on May 21. But now North Country leaders have a new idea to try to speed up the process. The closure has taken a toll on businesses, county economics and loved ones are still being kept apart. And it’s not […]

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RVs and camp grounds see a boom during the pandemic

By |2021-05-16T19:51:43-05:00May 16th, 2021|Spring RV Escapes|

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Since the beginning of the pandemic people have been trying to figure out creative ways to get out and do something, safely. As a result, many people have been buying or renting RV’s and visiting local and National parks for a change of scenery. Harrison Bankston, Owner of Bankston Motor Homes, is one of the most trusted and largest providers of RVs in the southeast and he said since the pandemic sales have rocketed. “As a result, they came here and our […]

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