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Make Sure Your Pets Travel Well for the Holidays

The holiday season is here - time to eat good food and join together with loved ones. For many who have families far away, this is also is the time to pack up and get out of Maryland. If you are gearing up to travel and...

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Make Football Season Fun and Safe

Finally, we're welcoming fall, that eagerly anticipated season when we get to enjoy cooler temps, colorful leaves and, of course, football season in Maryland. Football brings with it a whole host of seasonal activities...

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A Different Season Means Different Dangers For Motorcyclists

Fall is a wonderful time to be outside on your bike, thanks to the crisp, cool weather and changing colors of the landscape. Staying safe on the road in autumn requires some special precautions, however. Because we at...

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Back to School Safety Reminders

The end of summer in Maryland means many things, such as cooler weather, shorter days and ... the start of football! But most important, it means kids are headed back to school. And that means we all should be extra...

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Grilling Safety

Many Americans fire up the grill when the weather is warm, especially during summer holidays and family get-togethers. This adds up to more than three billion barbecues a year. But there are some life-threatening...

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Flood Insurance - What You Should Know

You've probably heard this horror story before - someone loses a home due to a flood and learns after the fact that standard homeowners insurance doesn't cover flood damage. At Dukes-Moore Insurance we want you to be...

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Vacation Checklist

A vacation is your time to relax and enjoy life. - Vacation is for fun and relaxation. Help save yourself some worry about what could be happening at home by protecting it from theft - which increases during the summer...

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When Things go BOOM in the Night - Fireworks Safety

For most of us, the Fourth of July is a time to enjoy the company of family and friends, having fun and creating memories - whether at home or away But for some families, the holiday is a nightmare. Each year, homes in...

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2013 HURRICANE SEASON

FACTS AND TIPS Hurricane Season is from June 1 to November 30 Experts at the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) estimate there is a 70 percent likelihood of up to 20 named storms, of which...

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Summer maintenance tips

- Summer maintenance tips - Enjoy longer days and warmer nights while protecting your investment. Summertime is the best time to be outside enjoying the weather. Make sure your deck or patio is ready for the summer...

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Do You Own a Classic Car of the Future?

There's nothing quite like driving a speedy, shiny classic car that turns heads and starts conversations. In fact, the beauty and elegance of old collectibles - like the 1964 Aston Martin DB5, the 1963 Corvette Sting...

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A Time to Celebrate Mothers

As the second Sunday of May nears, it's time to think of ways to celebrate mothers - although, of course, that's a worthy pursuit at any time of year! At Dukes-Moore Insurance, we thought it would be fun to give you a...

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It's Boating season!

Boating accidents be prevented with just a few simple precautions. Here are a few tips we like - courtesy of our partners at Safeco. - Don't let an accident wreck your fun! Life Preservers Aren't Just for Kids. It's...

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5 Things to Discuss with Your Teen Driver

Driving can open up new opportunities for teens but with those opportunities comes responsibility. It's important for teens to understand those responsibilities and for parents to set appropriate expectations. With...

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It's Time for Spring Cleaning!

Spring is a time of new beginnings in Chestertown - and now is a great time to take on some cleaning and organization tasks around your home. If you're anything like many of us here at Dukes-Moore Insurance, some of...

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Get Ready to Safely 'Spring Forward'

Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday, March 10, 2013, for most places in the United States, so don't forget to set your clock forward one hour. We here at Dukes-Moore Insurance want to remind you it's also a great time to...

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Be the Pinnacle of Health & Wellness This Winter

It goes without saying that keeping yourself and your family healthy through the winter months in Chestertown can be a challenge. When you combine chillier temps, housebound days - not to mention kids passing around...

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New Year Resolutions

Three Insurance Resolutions for the New Year Some people vow to exercise more, or to quit smoking or to read more books, and these are all admirable New Year's resolutions. But what about resolutions that help...

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Protect Your Motorhome and RV From the Cold

If you're a snowbird and you're headed away from the cold this winter to a sunnier and warmer spot, you can move on to the next article. Just know that we here at Dukes-Moore Insurance wish you a safe journey - and that...

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