Spotlight

Shine ‘n Star Public Gallery Now Open for Voting

Aug 28th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

The 2015 Shine ‘n Star public gallery is now open for voting. Remember you can vote on only one entry so choose wisely (one vote per IP Address). Once you cast your vote, you cannot change it. All votes must be cast by midnight on […]



BFGoodrich® Tires Safety Recall For Certain Commercial Light Truck Tires

Aug 21st, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

BFGoodrich® tires announced today it is recalling approximately 129,000 tires that were sold in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Approximately 6,400 of the recalled tires were sold in the Canadian market. These tires are primarily found on commercial light trucks, as well as full-sized heavy-duty […]



Join the World’s Largest Truck Convoy

Aug 17th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

The Delaware Towing Association invites all towers in Delaware and surrounding states to join them in supporting Delaware’s leg of the World’s Largest Truck Convoy event on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at the Delaware State Fairgrounds in Harrington. The charity event benefits the Special Olympics. […]



Towing Museum Seeking Nominations for Board of Directors

Aug 7th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum has announced to its members that it is currently accepting nominations for the museum’s Board of Directors. Serving on the museum’s Board is a great way for members to get involved in decision making and […]



August is Military & First Responder Month at the Museum

Jul 31st, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

From The International Towing & Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum’s latest press Release: “July 31, 2015 Chattanooga, TN – Due to recent tragedies in Chattanooga, the International Towing & Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum is proud to honor our Military Personnel and First […]



Towing & Recovery Management Summit — Thanks for Attending

Jul 24th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

Thanks to attendees and vendors for attending the 2015 Towing & Recovery Management Summit. The reviews and feedback have been great for this year’s Summit, held July 15-17 in New Orleans, La. There will soon be a follow-up Summit review on towsummit.com and information about […]



Truck in a Tree

Jul 17th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

According to a news report, on April 22 this truck was sideswiped while traveling on Interstate 95 near Jacksonville, Fla. The truck left the roadway, became airborne and landed in a tree. Rescuers were able to extricate the driver, who had minor injuries. A recovery […]



Western States Tow Show Seminar Registration

Jul 10th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

Registration for educational seminars at the 2015 Western States Tow Show by the California Tow Truck Association opens July 15. The show location is the Grand Sierra Resort in the heart of the Reno-Tahoe area, Nev. Show dates are October 1-3, 2015. This year’s seminar […]



National Association Addresses Predatory Towing Bill

Jul 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

The source of the following information is a recent press release from the Towing and Recovery Association of America: Is Federal/State Regulation in Your Future? Towing and Recovery Association of America (TRAA) President Jeff Roskopf along with the Legislative Committee chaired by Joanne Blyton are […]



Thanks for Entering the Shine ‘n Star Contest

Jul 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

Good luck to all who entered the 2015 Shine ‘n Star Contest. Winners will be announced in the Tow Times November issue. The Contest is brought to you by Tow Times and powered by Ford Trucks.