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We Wish You a Happy and Healthy New Year!

This time of year is full of fun and celebrating, but it is also a time for reflection on the year that has passed. As we look back on 2022, we are so grateful for another successful year here at the shop. We are so lucky to be apart of such a supportive community like…

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Feeling Grateful this Thanksgiving

It’s beginning to look a lot like the holiday season here in Cecil County! As usual the department stores are a few holidays ahead of us, but the shelves are stocked with all the best holiday décor and goodies. As we prepare our homes for an influx of family and our bodies for an overload…

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Thank You Cecil Whig Readers!

We are so excited to announce that Purnell Body Shop has once again been voted the Best Auto Body Shop in the Cecil County area thanks to the readers of Cecil Whig! We are beyond grateful and humbled to be recognized by our customers and fellow businesses in Elkton, North East, Rising Sun, and all…

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The Whitetails are on the Move!

It’s that time of year again, when we are seeing more and more deer on the move. We know that in this area it is not a shock to see deer no matter the season, but what makes this time of year different is the frequent movement of the whitetails. As the colder days creep…

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It’s Almost Time for Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice

I know we are all counting down the days for when this heat will finally let up. As the school buses take to the roads and the fall decoration start coming out, we know the cooler days aren’t too far behind. With the colder weather comes the beautiful fall foliage, but the falling leaves can…

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From Estimate to Rental to Road Ready, We Got You Covered!

Here at Purnell Body Shop, we ensure excellence every step of the way. For over six decades we have been fixing collision damage, and in that time vehicle manufacturing has revolutionized itself. Our pros pride themselves on being highly trained on the latest industry standards, so we can get your vehicle back on the road…

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So, You’ve Been in An Accident? Here’s What to Do Next

After a vehicle collision, emotions are running high. It can all feel so overwhelming! There are some immediate things you need to deal with like medical emergencies, figuring out if your car is safe to drive, and deciding on the logistics of not having your car while it is being repaired. Dealing with auto insurance…

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Here are Some Tips to Help Your Teen Driver Avoid Collision

We know it can be frightening as a parent to see your teen drive off on their own after getting their license. While it is an exciting time for your teen, as a parent you cannot help but think of all the risks that come with their newfound independence. Here are some tips to help…

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Happy Small Business Week!

Next week is small business week, so we want to take the time to highlight the importance of shopping small and supporting your community. Small businesses make up 99% of all businesses in the United States. Sounds hard to believe right? Well in the United States right now there are roughly 33 MILLION small businesses!…

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Weather and Your Driving Habits

The April showers are on their way and the summertime thunder floods won’t be too far behind them. We saw a statistic recently that noted that rain is the most common weather-related factor in car accidents. Not snow or ice. Rain. We suppose that makes sense. After all, much of the country never really sees…

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