March 2021

9 Exceptional Window Safety Tips for Families With Children

Window Safety

Observe window safety, especially when young children are in the home, say, experts.

April coincides with spring arrival when homeowners naturally want to open windows and bask in the warmer weather. Unfortunately, without appropriate precautions, open windows can bring potential hazards.

Get Five decades of Great Lakes Ice Coverage Data

Great Lakes Ice Coverage Data

Learning the major effects of ice on the Great Lakes will be crucial. Access to ice cover data is essential. Ice on the Fantastic Lakes impacts many societal benefits provided by the lakes, from hydropower generation to commercial freight to commercial and recreational fishing. Thumbwind has been tracking the 2021s Great Lakes Ice Coverage.

5 Free News Feeds Reviewed for Publishing Automated Blogs

Auto blogging

Setting up an automated blog using free news feeds is tricky. There are copyright issues with republishing someone else’s content on your site and search engines tend to punish the rankings on those sites with duplicate content.

We review the top 5 copyright-free content providers for news and featured articles that would be suitable for an automated blog or website.

$622 Million COVID Emergency Rental Assistance Program to Help Stave Off Evictions in Michigan

COVID Emergency Rental Assistance Program

New assistance is available that can help keep struggling Michigan renters in their homes. Around $622 million will be distributed through the COVID Emergency Rental Assistance program. Comments from Eva Rohlman, outreach services director, Mid Michigan Community Action; and Kelly Rose, chief housing solutions officer, Michigan State Housing Development Authority.