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Jimmie Johnson Foundation spearheads effort to recognize groups that support education

Continuing a tradition that began in 2008, the Jimmie Johnson Foundation again is spearheading the 2015 Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope campaign for education.

Nonprofit organizations that support education from kindergarten through 12th grade are eligible to compete for five $25,000 grants. 166 more words

Tracks making plans to add SAFER barriers before their NASCAR weekend (VIDEO)

At least three tracks that host NASCAR races will add SAFER barriers before their first Sprint Cup race this season.

Charlotte Motor Speedway, New Hampshire Motor Speedway and Kentucky Speedway had already planned to add sections of the energy-absorbing barrier, a Speedway Motorsports Inc., spokesperson told NASCAR Talk. 683 more words

The Midweek Wire's guide to destination gifts

By Matt Schickling
Wire Staff Writer

Dad has enough ties, mom can buy her own candles and no child has ever worn a genuine smile in a sweater embroidered with decorative snowflakes. 1,341 more words

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Pocono Raceway – Long Pond, PA


Pocono Raceway had seen a dip in attendance over the past few years. They also had uncomfortable bench seats that had no back and were spaced at the minimum spacing of 18″. 64 more words

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IndyCar Racing To Remain At Pocono Raceway

POCONO RACEWAY — IndyCar racing will remain at Pocono Raceway.

There was talk after last summer’s Indy Race at Pocono that the open-wheel racing might not be back next year because attendance was down. 39 more words


Pumpkins Fling into Tricky Triangle

LONG POND — Pumpkins went flying on Sunday at Pocono Raceway in Monroe County.

Kids and adults worked for months to fine tune catapults to try and launch those orange veggies as far as they could. 39 more words