Your AAA Magazine October 2018

Explore the Northeast’s most beautiful and most unexpected spots for fall escapes. From the woods of Maine to Block Island to the southernmost town in New Jersey, fall is in full effect in our region. Also, October is Car Care Month here at AAA, so be sure to learn how to stay safe during a breakdown and vital ways to keep your car running and looking sharp.

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Fall Escapes to Suit Your Travel Style

No matter who you want to get away with this fall – your family, your girlfriends, the guys, the love of your life – there’s a trip that combines the...

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Prepare Your Car for Winter Weather

None of us want, or ever expect, breakdowns on the side of the highway, dead batteries in driveways or blown tires in parking lots. It seems these things happen at...

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Breast Cancer Survivor Spreads Hope in Reach to Recovery Program

While battling a life-changing disease like breast cancer, it helps to have a support system in place. It’s especially helpful when someone who has survived breast cancer is in your...

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Five Health Issues Facing All Women

By Cassandra Raposo and Rebecca Galib October brings with it many colors, like the vibrant red, orange and yellow of autumn leaves. October is also Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so...

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Early Breast Cancer Detection Saves Lives and Money

A late-stage breast cancer diagnosis can be devastating. The five-year survival rate for women diagnosed with stage 0 or 1 breast cancer is nearly 100 percent. But it drops to...

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BRCA Mutations: When to Test Your Genes for Breast Cancer

You’ve heard of inheriting genes from your parents, like your eye and hair color, but what about inheriting breast cancer? BRCA1 and BRCA2 are inherited gene mutations linked to an...

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Insurance Towing Tips

How to handle a vehicle breakdown and stay safe at the roadside while waiting for a tow.

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10 Ways to Keep Your Ride Rad

Buying a vehicle is a big investment. And, like any other investment, you want to get a great return. The better you maintain your vehicle’s value, the more you’ll reap...

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AAA Insurance Is Brand of the Year

We did it again! AAA Insurance has been named Brand of the Year for its multiline insurance offerings, according to the independent and prestigious 2018 Harris Poll EquiTrend study. “It...

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Ships Give Plastic Straws the Heave-Ho

Cruise lines are joining a worldwide movement to eliminate plastic straws. More than four dozen ships across the Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. fleet will eliminate single-use plastic straws by 2019....

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Frights, Bites and Scary Nights on the N.Y. Haunted History Trail

If you can’t resist a good ghost story, the Haunted History Trail of New York State is full of them. With 82 allegedly haunted hotels, restaurants, museums and other eccentric...

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Busy Weekdays Call for Quick Dishes

During the school year, the regular rigmarole of a busy parent’s day goes something like this: work, cook dinner, shuffle the kids to basketball practice and ballet class, make sure they...

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Stylish 2018 Nissan Rogue Rivals Any Luxury Vehicle

This compact sport-utility vehicle comes in three trim levels powered by a 2.5-liter engine. This four-cylinder engine is connected to a continually variable transmission that can power the front wheels...

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Sporty 2018 Infiniti Q60 AWD Powerful Enough for New England Winters

It seems like the number of luxury two-door sport coupes gets smaller every year. But one car that keeps getting better is the Infiniti Q60 coupe, an attractive-looking car with...

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Hardworking Ford F-150 Can Replace the Family Car

The Ford F-150 is the undisputed leader in pickup truck sales. Its seven versions come with various engines, cab configurations, bed lengths and rear-wheel- or four-wheel-drive versions. I drove the...

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Mario Lopez Dishes on His 1965 Ford Mustang

This California-born actor and television host rose to fame as high school wrestler A.C. Slater on the hit NBC sitcom “Saved by the Bell.” Since then, he has hosted TV...

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How to Build Savings While Paying Off Loans

It may seem impossible, but you can still build savings while paying off your debts. Learn how to strike the perfect balance with these tips.

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Useful Apps to Get the Most Out of Your Phone

Use your smartphone wisely with these top apps for productivity, travel and safety.

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Optional Car Rental Services

Hertz offers more than just rental cars. Take advantage of these extras to make your ride even more enjoyable.

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Thrill Rides at Universal Orlando Resort, Ranked

From the most thrilling to thrill rides for beginners, here is our rankings for the thrill rides at Universal Studios Orlando.

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The Most Fun You’ll Have at Sea

From mega slides to escape rooms, you’ll never be bored onboard a Royal Caribbean cruise.

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Explore India by River Cruise

Uniworld’s India river cruises highlight unique history, landmarks and savory cuisine from New Delhi to Kolkata.

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Improve Your Memory: 8 Strategies for Staying Sharp

Editor’s Note: Your AAA Network is offering readers a chance to sample new content and sign up for subscriptions to offerings from approved affiliated publishers. Your AAA editors have vetted...

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