March 2011

Please help with disaster relief in Japan - & Tips & Info.

Japan has been hit by a devastating earthquake and tsunami. Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Japan as they deal with these disasters and the subsequent explosion and radiation leak at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. While details are still unfolding, we all can be a part of the response. Please consider… Read more »

Severe Weather Awareness - & Tips & Info.

This has been Severe Weather Awareness Week in North Carolina (February 27 – March 5). What in the world is severe weather anyway? The National Weather Service gives specific definitions for lots of conditions that constitute severe weather, such as thunderstorms and tornados: Severe Thunderstorm: A thunderstorm that produces a tornado, winds of at least… Read more »