Good Value or Low Cost?

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Have you ever bought a pair of cheap shoes that lasted about a week before they fell apart? What about a cheap dinner? Surely we can all agree that a fast food dollar menu deal isn’t nearly as high quality as a five-star restaurant. Cheap cell phone chargers last about a week and become useless, cheap pens run out of … Read More

Safe Summer Travels

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With kids out of school and the weather warming up, the summer travel season is quickly approaching. Every year, millions of Americans hop into the family vehicle and set off for a road trip vacation. HG Logistics, a third party freight broker in Cincinnati, Ohio, knows that it is important for those families to return home safely. Today, we will … Read More

Award Winning HG Logistics

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  HG Logistics was awarded Tropicana/ Pepsico North America’s Midwest Region Carrier of the Year for 2015. This is the second time that Diana Trusty’s hard work and dedication to her customers has payed off. Diana, the account holder for the Tropicana account at HG,  won the Tropicana Central Region Carrier of the Year award in 2013 as well. Upon … Read More

Memorial Day Thoughts

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My grandmother was the youngest of twelve children. Two of her brothers died in World War II before she was born. She never knew them. They never knew that she would exist. All ten of my grandma’s brothers served in the military in some capacity. It was a rite of passage for them. Two more brothers would die overseas, while … Read More

Road Trip Thursday….Rhode Island

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This week, I thought it might be a good time to give a state that does’t get much attention the spotlight. Let’s see what Rhode Island has to offer road trippers who are looking for an interesting adventure. Rhode Island was founded by Roger Williams, which is something that probably not many of us were aware of. What is interesting … Read More

Part of a Winning Team

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Yesterday, like nearly every other day during the spring and summer, I watched my son play baseball. I noticed that the boys on a particular team had one of three ways of handling themselves inside the batter’s box. While they each had their own routine of taking a few practice swings, spitting or rubbing dirt on their batting gloves, or … Read More

New York State, our Thursday Destination

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We all know that New York City has plenty of sights to see, and Niagara Falls is already famous, but what about the rest of the state? This Thursday, we will take a look at what other parts of New York have to offer. The first stop is Canastota, New York. This small town is home to the International Boxing … Read More

Thursday Road Trip….Indiana

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With a recent Indiana primary victory, news that Donald Trump is the presumptive Republican nominee for president this November came after Cruz and Kasich withdrawals. With the attention of the nation on Indiana, it seems fitting that we should venture there to see what interesting roadside attractions the state has to offer. Anderson, Indiana is home to the Walking Man Project, … Read More

NFL Draft and Bouncing Back

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The NFL draft began yesterday. The draft is a decades-old tradition where the country’s top football prospects emerge from their college careers and move on to playing for money, at the professional level. As usual, the draft this year has not been without drama. Let’s be honest these guys are kids when they start college, some as young as seventeen … Read More

Road Trip Thursday …this week in Nebraska!

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Ready for a Road Trip? While some may not think of Nebraska as a hotspot travel destination, there are definitely some unique tourist attractions to visit, whether you’re staying for a while or just passing through! First up, visit Hastings, the birthplace of Kool Aid! Visit in August and participate in the town’s celebration of Kool Aid Days, a three … Read More