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Beware the Great Pumpkin: Halloween Safety and Self-Defense Lessons from Charlie Brown

When it comes to Halloween classics, few have the enduring appeal of Charles Schulz’s 1966 animated special, “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.” Yet beyond the delightful characters and nostalgia-inducing animation lies a wealth of practical advice on safety and self-defense. Yes, you read that right! Linus’s pumpkin patch vigil, Charlie Brown’s misadventures, and the […]

Quick Tip: Friends Don’t Let Friends Get Attacked

As a friendly reminder, walking with a friend or three whenever possible is always a great idea. Not only does this give you the chance to catch up and enjoy each other’s company, but it also means that you can keep an eye out for each other as you navigate your surroundings. By walking with […]

Staying Safe as a Real Estate Agent: Tips for Avoiding Danger

Real estate agents play a vital role in helping individuals and families find their dream homes. However, many people may not realize how much risk these agents face daily. The nature of their work often requires them to meet strangers in private or secluded locations, which can easily lead to dangerous situations. According to a […]

The Night is Dark and Full of Terrors

“Lord of Light defend us; for the night is dark and full of terrors.” is a phrase from the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones. It is spoken by Melisandre, a red priestess who worships the Lord of Light, a god of fire and shadow. The phrase is often used as a prayer or […]

Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting and Robbing Women He Met on Snapchat

A Chicago man has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting and robbing women he met online. Kashaun Massey, 23, was denied bail on Friday after being charged with sexually assaulting and robbing five women he met on the messaging app Snapchat. The most recent assault happened on May 21 at Massey’s South Shore apartment. […]