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Super Bowl LVI Commercial Highlights Danger and Lasting Impact on Lightning Strike Survivors

CUMBERLAND, Maine /Massachusetts Newswire - National News/ -- A commercial expected to air during Sunday's Super Bowl has caught the attention of the National Lightning Safety Council (NLSC). The ad will feature a lightning strike survivor's apparent phobia of electricity which developed after being injured while riding a motorcycle.

According to the National Lightning Safety Council, 2021 Marked Record Low Number of US Lightning Deaths

CUMBERLAND, Maine /Massachusetts Newswire - National News/ -- According to the National Lightning Safety Council, the lightning death toll of 11 in 2021 set a new record for the fewest documented U.S. lightning deaths in a year. The previous low recorded by NOAA was 16 deaths in 2017.

A Look Back at One of Lightning’s Deadliest Strikes at Wind Cave, Wyoming on 70th Anniversary

CUMBERLAND, Maine /Massachusetts Newswire - National News/ -- This Sunday marks the 70th anniversary of one of the deadliest lightning strikes in the U.S. and the National Lightning Safety Council is recalling the tragic event to spotlight the dangers of lightning, a common, yet underrated weather peril.

Zootility Introduces Hover Shield For Travel Safety – Designed To Fit Disposable Masks

PORTLAND, Maine /Massachusetts Newswire - National News/ -- Zootility, a design-driven US manufacturing company, announces a breakthrough innovation - the first travel eye shield, known as Hover Shield, that attaches to any disposable mask. Unlike any of its conventional bulky design predecessors, the nearly invisible Hover Shield provides an attractive solution for traveling, seasonal allergies, yard work, large public gatherings, institutional settings, and working in dusty environments.

Zootility Introduces Vaccinated Tags Jewelry, Not Just a Fashion Statement

PORTLAND, Maine /Massachusetts Newswire - National News/ -- Zootility, a design-driven US manufacturing company, announced the launch of wearable Vaccinated Tags, in response to the U.S. officials easing face mask guidance for COVID-19 vaccinated people.

Zootility Co. Launches New Comfortable Face Mask for the ‘Pandemic Weary’ Tired of Fogged Glasses

PORTLAND, Maine, Feb. 18, 2021 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Zootility, a design-driven US manufacturing company, launches a mask to provide comfort and protection to both those who are wearing masks just for a quick trip to the grocery store as well as essential workers who are masked 8+ hours per day.

National Lightning Safety Council asks: Will Lightning Death Count for US Remain Unconfirmed?

CUMBERLAND, Maine, Dec. 17, 2020 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Is there a connection between the number of lightning death reports and the COVID-19 pandemic? The National Lightning Safety Council (NLSC) is trying to find out. Amidst uncertainty surrounding the accurate (actual recorded) number of strike deaths in the U.S., members of the NLSC are wondering if the pandemic could be a factor in the reporting of lightning deaths in 2020.

SIMEK’S is Now Offering Great Food for the Greater Good at Hannaford in Maine

SCARBOROUGH, Maine, Oct. 1, 2020 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Mealtime just got better for you... and your community. Women-owned, family-favorite brand, SIMEK'S, is on a mission to deliver quality products that make mealtime easier, while also giving back to local communities, further expanding in the Northeast with Hannaford.

Win entire Treehouse Resort in MAINE for just $99 entry fee and one Photo!

STONEHAM, Maine, Aug. 13, 2019 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- TimberStone Adventures Inc., a Treehouse Resort and Disc Golf Course in Maine, is giving away their entire property through a photo contest. The winner of this contest, which requires one photo and an entry fee, will receive three incredible live-in treehouses, five-story Castle Tower with 360 degrees of breathtaking views.

Pratt Abbott Launches Earth Day Clothing Drive in Maine to Benefit Preble Street

WESTBROOK, Maine, April 12, 2019 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Pratt Abbott is hosting a clothing drive to benefit Preble Street and celebrate Earth Day from now through April 26. All 12 of Pratt Abbott's dry cleaning and laundromat locations are accepting clothing donations during this period.

Ground Breaking Oct. 7 for Construction of the Maine Gold Star Families Memorial Monument

LEWISTON, Maine, Oct. 3, 2018 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On Sunday, October 7, 2018, The Herschel "Woody" Williams Medal of Honor Foundation will be breaking ground for construction of the Maine Gold Star Families Memorial Monument. This memorial is one of 87 across 34 states that will honor all our Gold Star Families.

Documentary on Plight of Ground Fishermen to be Screened in Maine Towns

KITTERY, Maine, March 29, 2018 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Maine residents will have an opportunity soon to witness the devastating impacts of federal regulations on the lives of New England ground fishermen, as seen through the eyes of a documentary filmmaker with a long record of acclaimed work. David Wittkower's "Dead in the Water" will be shown at four Maine community theaters in April.

Sixteenth Annual Greater Portland Festival of Nations 2018 Comes to Maine

PORTLAND, Maine, March 20, 2018 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hundreds of international flags again will sway in the breeze and the summer will HEAT UP on July 28, 2018 at the Deering Oaks Park; a feast for your eyes and ears will be displayed throughout the Sixteenth Annual Greater Portland Festival of Nations (FON). FON proudly celebrates and highlights Maine's great ethnic diversity, perpetuates traditions, encourage ethnic understanding, and promote unity in Maine. FON's theme this year is "FROM MANY DIFFERENT NATIONS, TO ONE MAINE."

Mugadi Foundation announce Michael O. In-Concert Event in Westbrook Maine

WESTBROOK, Maine, June 14, 2017 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Mugadi Foundation, in association with Waynflete School, is proud to announce a Michael O. (Michael Odokara-Okigbo) benefit concert event "ON MY OWN" to take place July 13, 2017 at the beautiful Westbrook Performing Arts Center in Westbrook, Maine.

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