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Distracted Driving is Still a Problem

Let us begin by noting that we would happily never repair another vehicle here at the shop that was damaged as a result of distracted driving. We see far too much of it. We know far too many families who have had loved ones injured, and yes, killed, as a result of people not paying…

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A Reminder About Safe Driving Around Buses

As we finally see more of a steady transition back to in-person learning, it’s reasonable to agree that the sight of so many more buses on the roadways almost seems out of place. It is such a welcome sight in our opinion, and we would like to remind folks that, if your commute has become…

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Thank You for All Your Support

We are coming up on about one year since small businesses like ours started to have to make some very tough decisions regarding how we would move forward running our businesses. It’s been a rough year for some more than others — especially for those who have lost loved ones or had an extra rough…

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Purnell Body Shop Now a Member of the Ford Certified Collision Network

Purnell Body Shop is proud to announce that we are now a member of the Ford Certified Collision Network. Having your Ford car, truck or SUV repaired by an FCCN member shop helps ensure that your vehicle repair meets the highest standards of excellence while being as stress-free as possible. Each FCCN repair center receives…

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Christmastime at Purnell Body Shop

We’re not sure about you, but we’ve really been looking forward to the holidays this year more than, well, ever. All of us here at Purnell Body Shop are very grateful to our community for the continued support that our business receives year after year from the greater Cecil area. We could not be more…

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Very Thankful This Holiday Season

Without question, 2020 has not gone according to plan for our shop, our community and frankly, anyone we are aware of. For certain, some folks out there are struggling more than others. Here at the shop, like so many businesses in the greater Cecil area, our numbers have been way off since the beginning of…

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Thank You for Naming Us the Best Auto Body Shop in Cecil County

Given all that has gone on here in 2020, it is so very appreciated to get some good news. So, you can imagine the smiles here at the shop when we heard recently that we had named the Best Auto Body Shop in Cecil County by the readers of the Cecil Whig. Folks who know…

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Here Come the Deer

Believe it or not, around this time last year, we were seeing highs in the 90s even into October. In 2019, there was no September cool down. This year has been a bit different. September was seasonal to cool for the most part and October looks to start out in that same trend. Folks in…

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Staying Cecil Strong

This year has thrown a lot of us for a loop, and with Cecil County Public Schools starting back virtually this fall, our shared challenges are far from over. But, it is important to remember that, when we meet those challenges together, they become shared success stories. It’s a good time right now to lean…

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We Still Need You Please to Move Over

Earlier this month, a highway worker was killed while doing his job along a stretch of I-70 in Howard County. Last month two tow truck drivers were killed in separate incidents in Virginia within four days of one another. Many states throughout our country have enacted Move-Over style legislation. Some states have even moved to…

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