Historic Grant Creates Recreational Hot Spot in the Arkansas Delta

Feb 19 2020

Arkansas has become an increasingly popular destination for families, couples and even solo travelers looking for opportunities to embrace outdoor adventure and experience the state’s rich history. The state prides itself on its continuous efforts to provide exceptional recreational and educational attractions…

With 90 painted chairs, Pittsburghers celebrate the arts while welcoming visitors

Feb 19 2020

In spring 2019, VisitPITTSBURGH launched a new national marketing campaign — Pull Up a Chair. You are Welcomed Here. The now award-winning campaign is built on a welcoming Pittsburgh message and the act of offering someone a chair — a universal sign of hospitality and respect. The campaign is raising…

The benefits of sleepaway camps for children and teens

Feb 5 2020

As a parent, you worry about your child’s future. Will they be confident enough to weather life’s ups and downs? Will they find happiness and success? How will they navigate their future challenges?According to research by the American Camp Association (ACA), a traditional sleepaway camp — where a child…

Top indoor fitness trends to stay in shape this winter

Jan 24 2020

Avoiding weather woes this winter? It doesn't mean you need to give up on your fitness goals. Being indoors provides ample opportunity to stay fit, whether you're doing so due to the weather or simply by choice. Check out some of the top trends for indoor fitness in 2020 and challenge yourself to try…

Swiping payment cards at the pump could put your card information at risk

Jan 16 2020

Have you paid for gas recently at the pump where you’ve had to swipe your credit or debit card?At gas stations across the U.S., criminals are skimming cards and stealing payment card data from consumers paying at older fuel pumps. This is because the majority of fuel stations still use insecure outdoor…

Distracted driving: It's not what you think [Infographic]

Jan 14 2020

Think cell phones are the only distraction on the road? Think again. Eighty-seven percent of fatal distraction-affected crashes did not involve cell phones. MetLife Auto & Home’s recent survey reveals the most common misperceptions of distracted driving and provides an inside look into drivers’ attitudes…