Rescues under way in Delaware as Hurricane Sandy takes aim at New Jersey

By Chelsea J. Carter For CNN.com People stranded in flooding after ignoring evacuation orders were being saved Monday morning as Hurricane Sandy took aim at the Mid-Atlantic coast, bringing some of the nation’s busiest cities to a standstill. Dramatic rescue efforts were under way in Oak Orchard, Delaware, a community along the Indian River Bay and a part of the state that was under a mandatory evacuation over the weekend. Officials across the Eastern Seaboard had implored residents to obey evacuation orders, emphasizing that local authorities could be put in danger if they tried to save them. Still, some didn’t…

Your department could win a pink Paul Conway American Classic helmet!

You probably already know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Thanks to LION’s unique manufacturing process that enables us to produce custom color LION Paul Conway Helmets, you and your department can show your support and help fund research to combat this deadly disease. Between now and October 19, you can win a pink, traditional style American Classic™ helmet by participating in our essay contest. We want to give away one of our pink American Classic helmets to the department that writes about someone they know that has been affected by breast cancer. Write a few paragraphs about this person and how the department would use…