Fall Fire Safety Tips

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Although it might not really feel like it yet, it is officially Fall. Before you know it, you’ll be grabbing a sweater on your way out the door to go to work and making the kids hot chocolate instead of lemonade. As the temperature cools down, you’ll have more heating devices around – devices that can be severe fire hazards without the right precautions.

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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The month of October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and your friends at Alon want to not only promote breast cancer awareness, but also celebrate breast cancer survivors and all the organizations, medical professionals, volunteers and those who give their time and money to finding a cure each year. The many steps that we’ve taken towards finding a cure have been amazing – but there is still a distance to go.

5 Money Saving Tips to Try at Home

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The kids are back in school and that means it’s time to get back to reality and back to a budget. The word “budget” seems kinda drab, but there are so many ways to save money around the house that can actually be fun when you tap into your creativity. Check out some of our favorite fun household money saving tips we rounded up just for our Alon Superfans:

Top 5 Tips for Tailgating Success

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Get out your game day jersey, ’cause it’s time for some football! We know our Superfans are also fans of America’s game. And what would the game be without a little bit of pregame tailgating action? Since tailgating is our favorite football tradition, we want to share our favorite tips on how to make the pregame party a success:

Labor Day Roadtrip Tips

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Since Labor Day weekend is known as one of the busiest weekends on the road, we want our Superfans to stay safe out there as they travel. Sure, you can’t control how other drivers behave on the road, but there are things you can do to maximize your safety like planning ahead and being well prepared. Here our best tips for doing just that and ensuring you have a fun (and safe) Labor Day weekend.

No More Bullies: Preventing Bullying at School

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At Alon, we like to share love and friendship. That’s why we think bullying stinks. Now that it’s back-to-school time, we think it’s a good idea to squash any bullying before it starts. When you’re aware of what to look for, you’ll be better prepared if a school bullying situation comes up.

Back-to-School Time = Lunch Time

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Back-to-school time means a lot of different things around your house. Getting back into a good routine is probably one of the most important parts of getting into back-to-school mode and along with that comes packing a healthy lunch each day. Kids want a fun, tasty meal that doesn’t bring out a funny face when they open their lunch box. Parents want a meal that you can make quickly, but isn’t full of junk.

Get Back to School with a Carpool

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Here at Alon, we think Back to School time is one of the best times of the year. A new uniform or first day of school outfit, the perfect binder, a freshly sharpened pencil… what could be better? Going back to school might mean that the days of summer and lazy afternoons by the pool are over, but there’s so much to look forward to like new teachers, practicing again with the team and of course, weekends.

Friendly Faces of Alon

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Summer is officially here and we know that this can be the busiest time of year for many families. With the kids out of school and endless activities lined up, we understand that your time is precious. That’s why with our hot coffee and tasty sandwiches, from breakfast to dinner, we’ve got you covered.