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December 18, 2012

Community in Brief: 12/18/2012

Book signings

TRAVERSE CITY — Horizon Books will host a series of book signings.

Vern Jones, author of "The Non-Religious Christian," will sign copies of his book from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21.

On Saturday, Dec. 22, book signings will be held from noon to 2 p.m. by Wally Juall, author of "The Action Plan for Success"; from 2 to 4 p.m. by Amy Thoreson, author of "Discovering Life's Blessings in Disguise"; and 4 to 6 p.m. by Dean Robb, subject of "Dean Robb: An Unlikely Radical."

The book store is located at 243 E. Front St.

For details, call 946-7290, (800) 587-2147 or visit

Accident reporting

TRAVERSE CITY — The Safety and Education Group, a collaboration between the Cherry Capital Cycling Club and TART Trails, has announced an accident and incident reporting system for bicyclists and pedestrians.

Anyone who has been involved in or witnessed an incident involving a non-motorized vehicle now can report details of the incident, even if there were no injuries and no police report, at or

The goal is to change motorist and pedestrian behavior and reduce pedestrian and bicyclist deaths and injuries.

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