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Meals For 18 Wheels Is Gearing Up For The Holidays


With the holiday season at our doors, Meals for 18 wheels has been busy gearing up for the rush. Meals for 18 Wheels, an organization that serves hot meals to truck drivers in need, is preparing for its fourth holiday season.  Crystal Schoonmaker, who started Meals for 18 Wheels, said the organization served 395 home-cooked… Read more »

Zombies And Trucking And a Video Game? Oh, My!


Fleet management systems company Omnitracs unveiled a Halloween-timely PR effort in the form of an online game called Zombie Dispatch. And while it’s meant to be for fun, there are serious undertones. Sure, a zombie apocalypse is the stuff of popular fiction. But real emergencies such as the extensive flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew can… Read more »

Girl Scouts Introduce A Transportation Badge


Young women have long been able to earn Girl Scout badges in areas ranging from crafts and the outdoors to digital arts, healthy living, and financial literacy. Now, those offerings have been expanded to include a program aimed at educating scouts about job opportunities in the trucking industry. Ellen Voie, president and CEO of Women… Read more »

TA/Petro Courtesy WiFi Restaurants

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Contact:          Tom Liutkus TravelCenters of America 440-808-7364     TravelCenters of America offers courtesy wifi in restaurants at select locations     WESTLAKE, Ohio, April 17, 2014 – TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center brands, is now offering Courtesy WiFi… Read more »