Is there ever a time when one doesn't have to rake the yard? In the spring, summer, and maybe fall, it's grass clippings, and primarily in the fall, it's tons and tons of fallen leaves. The leaves you pile up to jump into, the leaves you stuff into a giant smiling jack-o-lantern (garbage bag) with for Halloween decor, the leaves that fill the gutters, and so on.
It's coming, the coldest temperatures and wind chill factors we've seen in quite some time. Your car may be a place where you normally store a lot of stuff you may not need right away, however, make sure the following items are not in your car while we go through the Polar Vortex.
Summers in the Evansville area can get nasty quick with increased temperatures and humidity especially in cars with rolled up windows. This has prompted the Evansville Police Department to remind the public just how hot a car can get and why it's never OK to leave your kids in there alone while you run a quick errand.
General Motors announced on Tuesday they will add 588,000 additional makes and models to an existing recall of faulty ignition switches after it is believed the issue is connected to the deaths of 13 people.
One of Lynyrd Skynyrd's most popular songs is 'Free Bird'. Hearing someone scream 'Free Bird' at concert, a ball game or a movie theater has become almost a cult phenomenon. It has also been done many times in movies and my all-time favorite example of this is from the movie 'Cars'.
Like the robot maid, the flying car is part of our 'Jetsons'-promised future that has yet to materialize.
But that could change soon. Last month, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration granted the Transition Roadable Aircraft a series of special exemptions, effectively making the plane-car hybrid street-legal.