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Monday, 07 November 2016 17:09

Moody’s Collision Centers buys former racetrack in Gorham

Written by Kate McCormick, The Portland Press Herald

Moody’s Collision Centers, the auto collision repair chain, has increased its footprint in Gorham by buying a 62-acre former racetrack from Hannaford supermarkets.

Friday, 28 October 2016 18:33

Business of the Week in Penn Yan, NY: Marble Automotive, Marble’s Glass

Written by Mike Hibbard, Finger Lakes Times

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Nearly 60 years ago, Paul Marble turned an old cow barn into Marble's Automotive / Marble's Glass, where he did collision work and eventually started fixing up cars for resale.

Photo credit: Spencer Tulls / Finger Lakes Times

 

It was almost 60 years ago when Paul Marble turned an old cow barn into an auto body shop. Not only did he do collision work, he eventually fixed up cars and resold them.

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The students of the Northern Maine Community College Automotive Collision Repair Program in front of their paint booth.

Northern Maine Community College has received an $85,000 grant from the Foundation for Maine’s Community Colleges for equipment and an upgrade to its Automotive Collision Repair Lab.

Wednesday, 26 October 2016 20:56

Duty's Auto Body Manager Charged With Arson

WMDT 47 ABC has reported that Michael Hart, manager of Duty's Auto Body in Stevensville, Maryland, has been charged with arson.

David Niestroy, president of 3D Auto Body & Collision Centers, has announced the gifting of a 2012 Nissan Sentra to a deserving military family via the National Auto Body Council’s Recycled Rides program.

Thursday, 20 October 2016 20:43

Multi-Car Crash outside Post Road Auto Body Shop and Tomatillo in Cos Cob

Written by The Greenwich Free Press

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Several cars were involved in a crash outside Post Road Auto Body Shop and Tomatillo in Cos Cob on Wednesday around noon, Oct 12, 2016.

Photo Credit: Leslie Yager

 

UPDATE: The tally of damaged cars during an October 12 lunchtime crash in Cos Cob is four. A black Mercedes Benz Gl450 had injuries to the rear as a result of the collision.

 

Original Story: Around 12:20pm on October 12, at least three cars were involved in yet another car crash in Greenwich.

Wednesday, 19 October 2016 16:23

High-speed chase ends in crash at auto body shop

Written by Kristina Rex, WCSH 6

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Car crashes into business during police chase

 

YARMOUTH, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — An early morning high speed chase ended when the driver crashed into a business in Yarmouth.

Branning Collision Centers, a New Jersey-based collision repair company, will donate a newly refurbished vehicle to a Middlesex County family as part of the Recycled Rides program.

Friday, 14 October 2016 22:20

Cooper Education Center Car Show Draws Hundreds

Written by Emily Burkhard, MyTwinTiers.com

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PAINTED POST, N.Y. (18 NEWS)--Cooper Education Center held their annual Car Show Fundraiser on campus in Painted Post on Sunday.

Friday, 14 October 2016 21:33

Fire at Jersey City Auto Body Shop

Written by Patrick Villanova, The Jersey Journal

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Firefighters responded to a fire at a Kennedy Boulevard auto body shop in Jersey City on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016.

 

Jersey City firefighters responded to a one-alarm fire at a commercial auto body shop on Kennedy Boulevard near Morton Place just after 3:15 p.m. on September 21, Jersey City Spokeswoman Jennifer Morrill said.

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