Tips to protect yourself during the holidays

The leaves are raked (hopefully) and the turkey will be leftovers soon. Most of us have a shopping plan – stick to the budget, make a list and don’t shop at the last minute. But do you have a plan for being safe?

People often don’t think something bad is going to happen to them, safety experts say. But during the holidays, most of us are busy, excited and sometimes a little bit careless – especially when you have your hands full or when you take out your cash at the checkout.


Spreading happiness to families in need.

The season of giving is quickly coming, and the holiday helpers are already at work. Family Trust is once again a drop-off location for Toys for Happiness, a local partnership between United Way and WRHI which provides gifts for needy families during the holidays.