Tag: AARP

North Carolina homeowners push back in hearing on request to hike insurance rates

Home in New Bern photo by Gene Galin

By Theresa Opeka Raleigh, NC – Property owners filled a public comment forum Monday, opposing the North Carolina Rate Bureau’s request for an average increase of 42% in homeowners’ insurance rates. The hearing was both online and in person at the…

AARP grant awarded to Bynum Front Porch

By Cindy Raxter Bynum, NC – On August 20, the Bynum Front Porch was awarded an almost $7800 Community Challenge Grant from AARP Liveable Communities. The Bynum Front Porch application was chosen from 2800 applications. It was funded 100% because…

AARP driver safety class

Driving

Pittsboro, NC – This class updates your driving knowledge to allow you to continue being a safe driver. You will also learn defensive driving techniques, new traffic laws, how to deal with aggressive drivers, handling challenging situations and how to…