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By Kevin Adams The goal is an ambitious one: To eliminate substance-impaired driving. To reach it will require the education and cooperation of state and federal agencies, doctors, pharmacies, organizations such as AAA and its members, and of course, the public at large. It also...

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category: Travel
region: All Regions
What do you see when you look at the extended forecast on the local news? Join us on one of these 2015 group departures – we predict you’ll love your next vacation with AAA! Mississippi Gulf Coast Feb. 1-7: The “Playground of the South,” Mississippi’s Gulf Coast features 26 miles of...
As millions of Americans prepare to celebrate the holidays with loved ones, AAA reminds motorists to follow safety precautions as the holiday season kicks off. We are now urging everyone to remember the following during this festive season: Planning ahead Picking a designated...
Where will you take the kids in 2015? Diagon Alley opens at Universal Orlando Resort One of the most anticipated theme park expansions in recent history, Universal Orlando’s The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley opened to massive fanfare from wizards and Muggles alike...
Shop and save at your local AAA Delsey Helium Sky Luggage A member favorite, this luggage is durable, lightweight and comes with a 10-year limited warranty. Features a 2-inch expander, four spinner wheels and several zippered compartments to keep you organized. Available in black...
My extended family of 13 went to Universal Orlando Resort last month to see The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, but we found so much more! Our group ranged in age from 6 to 70+, and at Universal we found attractions and rides that we all could enjoy together. The Wizarding World of...
AAA announces enhancements to the Approved Auto Repair program. Better Benefits New in 2014, when you bring your car in for service at one of the local AAA Approved Auto Repair locations, you’ll find new benefits and discounts available only to members. NEW! 10% discount on...
We all remember the tough weather we experienced last winter - and some areas have already seen a repeat performance from Old Man Winter. Is your home ready for cold temperatures and snow? “This time of the year, it’s a good idea to take care of a few simple projects around your home,...
These tips from AAA can help you avoid the inconvenience of a battery breakdown: Check the lights. Make sure that everything electronic is turned off when you park the car. Check the headlights and dome lights, and if you’re unloading shopping bags from the trunk, make sure it’s...
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By Tony Spada Our goal for 2014 was to add more value to AAA membership than ever before. Looking back at the past 12 months – I am proud to say we have done just that. New automotive benefits The biggest addition to our Club this year has been the expansion of our roster of...
The winter storm in Western New York is an unprecedented storm with a significant and sudden snowfall in a very centralized area, unlike any storm our area has experienced in many years. Calls for service that have not been cleared yet are delayed in large part due to police-enforced and...
As the region prepares for another snowy winter, here are 6 tips to keep you safe on the road this season: DO: Switch to snow tires. A snowplow can't clear the cold! All-season tire rubber will begin to stiffen as the weather gets colder, but the latest generations of winter tires...
By Cyndy Gruber Well, it’s our last day. Ahhhh…it has been so very wonderful thus far. At Borgo Scopeto Relais we awoke to a view from our window of a breathtaking sunrise above the Chianti hills on a crisp clear morning. We could see Siena in the background. Down a flight of...
By Cathy Buda Yesterday we stopped in Monteriggioni, on the road that took pilgrims to Jerusalem, the Via Francigena. Monteriggioni was a small town of only a few hundred residents. There we did some souvenir shopping. I bought a plate with the famous black rooster of the Chianti...

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