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Thursday, 21 March 2019 18:14

Typical LA Driver Overpays for Car Insurance by $1,159 a Year, Report Says

Written by Jennifer Larino, | The Times-Picayune

Drivers in Louisiana already pay some of the highest rates for car insurance in the country. A new report suggests they also lead the country in the amount they overpay for coverage.

Steve Guinn, president/CEO of Hodges Collision Centers, surprised founders of Texas Autism Academy with a $10,000 donation during the recent Hodges Collision-hosted Woodlands Area Chamber Business After Hours.

Friday, 08 March 2019 23:47

Bill Allowing UT Drivers to Run Red Lights Passes House

Written by Alyssa Roberts, KUTV

A bill that would allow Utah drivers to run red lights during "extremely low" traffic will move on to the state Senate after passing through the House on Feb. 25.

Thursday, 07 March 2019 19:00

Elite Customs Holds Street Party to Celebrate 30 Years in Parker, AZ

Written by John Gutekunst, Parker Pioneer

Elite Customs, the auto body and collision repair shop located at 500 Joshua Ave., has been in business in Parker, AZ, for 30 years.

Wednesday, 06 March 2019 23:46

San Benito, TX, Auto Body Students Learn How to Master Virtual Paint Machine

Written by Alana Hernandez, Valley Morning Star

With its virtual helmet, simulator tower, monitor and hand-held spray gun, it may look like a video game---but it’s actually a virtual spray paint machine.


On Wednesday, Feb. 27, Keshawn Covile, a local teacher from the Dallas, TX, area, experienced a life-changing event: the presentation of a 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe to replace her totaled car.

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