Maria's Message

Maria's Story

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She said to her mom, “I love you more,” closed the door and left, that’s the last time we ever heard her sweet voice. September 17, 2013 is a day I’ll never forget. That...Read more

Dom Tiberi pushes for harsher penalties for distracted driving

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Tuesday there was emotional testimony at the Ohio Statehouse from our friend and colleague Dom Tiberi, aimed at getting lawmakers to...Read more

Ending distracted driving

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Central Ohio auto dealers are working to help spread Maria's Message and end distracted driving. It's a mission that's very important to us here at 10TV.Read more

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    Distraction cited as pedestrian deaths spiked in 2016

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    Pedestrian deaths are climbing faster than motorist fatalities, reaching nearly 6,000 deaths last year — the highest total in more than two decades, according to an...Read more

    Maria's Message: Effort to end distracted driving

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    We are continuing our mission to end distracted driving through Maria's Message. Read more

    Study reveals teens' worst driving habits as deadly crashes spike

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    The number of teenagers involved in deadly car crashes is rising for the first time in nearly a decade.Read more

    New numbers show how distracted driving affects Ohioans

    New numbers show how distracted driving affects Ohioans

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    Distracted driving is an unacceptable and dangerous behavior, yet new numbers show more than two thirds of people still do it.Read more

    Maria's Message: Ending distracted driving

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    Central Ohio Auto Dealers are joining the effort to end distracted driving.Read more

    September is Safe Driving Awareness Month

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    Ohio State Senator Jim Hughes has written a guest column on the upcoming Safe Driving Awareness Month.Read more

    Maria’s Message: Distracted Driving Simulator Schedule

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    Each month Maria's Message & the Ohio Automobile Dealers Association will team up and have Distracted Driving simulators at a different dealership showroom.Read more

    Lawmaker upset that distracted driving bill is stalled

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    Ohio Senator Jim Hughes says Senate Bill 146 creates stiffer fines if distracted driving causes you to violate the rules of the road.Read more

    Licking Co. raising awareness for distracted driving

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    April is Distracted Driving Awareness month and the Licking County Law Enforcement and the Health Department are working to bring a national initiative closer to home.Read more