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Second Annual Ford Musician Awards Celebrate Culture and Community

Second Annual Ford Musician Awards Celebrate Culture and Community

Ford constantly strives to give back to the communities to which it belongs—one reason we’re happy to be a part of the Ford family. Recently, the company sponsored a week of music and celebration for revitalizing downtown Detroit, an area devastated by economic decline over the past decades. This week of music included the second annual Ford Musician Awards. According to Ford, the week of music included a lineup of singers such as Aretha Franklin and Mitch Ryder, as well…

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Tips for Driving on Sand

Tips for Driving on Sand

Driving on loose sand is one of the hardest terrains for 4×4 vehicles because it’s so easy to sink into the sand if you don’t do it right. Beach sand is easy—it’s wet and beaten down by hundreds of feet every day. Desert sand is more difficult, but it’s doable if you follow these easy tips for driving on sand. First of all, you need to put your car in low gear and let some air out of your tires….

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2017 Ford Driving Skills for Life Tour Kicks Off

2017 Ford Driving Skills for Life Tour Kicks Off

The 2017 Ford Driving Skills for Life tour kicked off this month, starting its 14th year helping new drivers improve their skills and learn safety techniques through expert instruction. The tour started at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida, on February 4th, and will continue throughout early spring on March 4th-5th in Arcadia, California, and April 22nd-23rd in Houston, Texas, as well as additional dates that haven’t been announced yet. Ford Driving Skills for Life focuses on handling, recognizing…

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Top 3 Things to Do in Olathe

Top 3 Things to Do in Olathe

Planning a trip to the Sunflower State or just looking to check out the hidden gems in your local city? Whether you’re visitor or resident, make sure you leave no stone unturned with this list of the best three things to do in Olathe.   Ernie Miller Nature Center   The Ernie Miller Nature Center offers 116 acres of nature for lovers of the outdoors to explore. Miles of trails will keep you busy hiking and birdwatching. Look to the…

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Cool Off at One of These 5 Great Pools near Olathe

Cool Off at One of These 5 Great Pools near Olathe

When the summer heat cranks the temperatures up, it’s important to stay cool. A fun way to keep your family from overheating is to take a dip in one of the pools near Olathe, Kansas. Tomahawk Ridge Aquatic Center: A huge facility in Overland Park, Tomahawk Ridge has all kinds of attractions, from kid-sized slides to fountains to canopies for shade. Leawood Aquatic Center: This huge swimming pool isn’t a far drive from Olathe, and is worth visiting for the…

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