2015 | My Alarm Center Home Security Blog

Year: 2015

It’s Been “A Long December,” and This Year Will Be Better Than the Last

Well, well, well. You’ve almost made it: Just a few more days, and it’ll be 2016.

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We Once Threw Snowballs At Santa Claus, or How Philadelphians Get Into The Holiday Spirit

As Philadelphians, we wear our contradictions with pride. We’re the City of Brotherly Love, but we’re also some of the most hated (or feared, as we prefer) sports fans in the U.S.

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The Craziest Best Deals We’ve Seen During the Holidays

The holiday season is always a time for great deals: every store and its mother promises screaming Black Friday discounts, and many extend their offerings throughout the entire Thanksgiving-to-Christmas season. And while every circular and online store yells from the rooftops that their deal is best deal, there’s no doubt that some deals are better […]

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Safe Toys & Gifts Month

December marks the annual safe toys and gifts month – fittingly, as surely ’tis the season for giving and receiving. It’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking hey, it’s a toy; it must be safe!

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Don’t Automate Cooking That Turkey, Here All the Things In Your Home That You Can

When you bought that monster poultry, you were excited, all wrapped up in cozy thoughts of family and belly-warming holiday meals. Now, that gargantuan turkey’s looming in the fridge, taunting you.

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My Alarm Center Executives to Sleep Out to Support Homeless Youth

Amy Kothari President and CEO As the President and Chief Executive Officer of My Alarm Center, Ms. Kothari plays a pivotal role in shaping the overall direction of the organization.

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From Instant Cameras to Cameras in an Instant: How Polaroid Paved the Path to Home Security

Did you know that the first Polaroid Instant Camera was sold on November 26, 1948? We’ve come a long way in 67 years – from white-framed fuzzy photos to razor-sharp digital video, to be precise.

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The My Alarm Center Resource Guide – All Our Guides & FAQs

For years, My Alarm Center has been in the business of keeping you, your family and your home safe. And over the years, we’ve learned a thing or two (or two-hundred) about home security.

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The Scariest Halloween Events in Philly

Philly born and raised, not to mention a fan of all things frightening, a Philadelphia Halloween is something I hold very near and dear. There are few things I love more than walking centuries-old streets, goosebump-ridden and cowering from local ghost stories.

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