A press release from the Oregon State Fire Marshal stated that the beginning of daylight saving time, March 11, serves as a good reminder to test your smoke alarms.
He says the new housing code requires a home to have a smoke detector in every sleeping room.
This weekend we spring ahead for daylight saving time. "Any smoke alarm 10 years old or older should be replaced entirely as it may not function properly in the event of an emergency".
Lieutenant Chris Graham with the Beckley Fire Department reminded the community of the importance of having smoke alarms, as they can save your life. Alarms are usually good for about 10 years.
Dead batteries cause one-quarter of the smoke alarm failures. Now, thanks to the participation of residents all across America, and the dedication of more than 6,000 Fire Departments, home fire deaths continue to be on the decline. If someone doesn't have smoke alarms, they should install them.
The program urges all Americans to change smoke alarm and carbon monoxide detector batteries when setting clocks forward.
A Stanford University study showed that fatal accidents increased on the Monday following the switch to daylight saving time. Meanwhile, the first 7 p.m. sunset wouldn't happen until May 1 (as opposed to early March, when we " spring forward ").
This season, the Gunners have won just a single game, against Belarusian side BATE Borisov, when wearing the strip. The Gunners are the first side to beat AC Milan at the San Siro in the Europa League/Uefa Cup since February 2002.
Shkreli is about to turn 35 years old", she said "He is a man who needs to take responsibility for his actions". The former pharma boss wept in the NY courtroom as he begged the judge not to sentence him to years in prison.
A standardized system of beginning and ending daylight saving time came in 1966 when the Uniform Time Act became law. For a small percentage of people, it takes about a week or even more before they feel adjusted to the new time .
Mario is already an iconic character and it's still popular even if many years have passed since it first hit the scene. You can also pick up some stylish new duds inspired by Mario, Luigi, Wario, and Princess Peach.
Last year Women Together was presented with an Award for Faith and Belief Communities in London from 3FF - Three Faiths Forum. And that pay gap, where women earn $73 for every $100 a man earns today would be almost wiped away.
Important portfolios like Finance, Home, Revenue, Commerce and Industries and PWD were retained by the NPP ministers. The task was the first tightrope walk for the young CM who is heading a six-party coalition government.
The next day we will ensure that the east of Euphrates will be cleared of terrorist up to the Iraqi border". Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen as they advance in north of Afrin , Syria, March 8, 2018.
The iTunes LP news comes just days after reports surfaced about Apple Music rival Spotify preparing to go public. The email was sent two weeks ago from an address at "The iTunes Store" and was signed by "The Apple Music Team".
Today's National Weather Service forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a 20 percent chance of isolated snow showers before noon. The winds will be strong along and north of the Interstate 76 corridor and east of Fort Morgan, according to the NWS.
Windows 10 S is dead, long live S Mode
Microsoft expects that Windows 10 S-mode enabled devices will start shipping in the coming months from its partners. Joe Belfiore , Microsoft Vice President responsible for Windows, told about the upcoming changes.
'Black Panther' Has $22.7 Million Opening Day in China
I think we're seeing it shift from a very purposeful initiative to just a fact of life, to just a way of doing business". While this isn't surprising news, it is exciting to know that we'll be able to see even more of Wakanda in the future.
Google Updates Duo with Video Voicemail
It already has FaceTime, Apple's proprietary video calling platform, and Duo's presence in Apple's ecosystem makes little sense. If the contact which the user is trying to contact misses the call or declines it, a "Leave video message" tab will pop up.
Warriors star out for two-game trip at least
With Curry on the bench, Golden State has been 8.8 points per 100 possessions worse than it is with him on the court. Warriors guard Quinn Cook also went only 1-of-6 from the field in 21 minutes. "We've got to be careful with it".
Valve Says It's Going to Start Shipping Video Games Again
Interestingly, Nintendo's game development prowess was one reason for why Valve chose to steer itself down such a winding path. As for why Valve moved away from games , Newell frankly said he was concerned about PCs becoming more of a closed system.
Slideshow: Cyclones churn over Jupiter's poles
While these storms might look like the same cyclone with branched arms, they are actually separate storms that are densely packed. Juno is now scheduled to remain in orbit around Jupiter until July 2018, but NASA is looking at ways to extend the mission.