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2013-10-09 23:26:12

October is Fire Prevention Month, and experts say the number-one life-saving device in case of a fire in the home is a smoke alarm in every room.

2013-10-08 23:26:45

Fire Prevention Week's Theme for 2013 is "Prevent Kitchen Fires." Fire Avert is a fire prevention product that turns off stoves before fires happen. Salt

2013-10-02 23:25:57

Firefighters from around the country will be in Tyler, Texas to compete in the Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge; this is a physical endurance competition to promote fitness within the firefighter

2013-10-01 23:21:44

The National Fire Protection Association (http://www.nfpa.org) and Cupcake Digital recently introduced a free deluxe storybook app, Sparky’s

2013-09-25 23:29:25

Firefighters from around the country will be in Carlsbad, New Mexico to compete in the Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge; this is a physical endurance competition to promote fitness within the


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.