The American Pyrotechnics Association(APA) recently sent out a press release regarding the Boston Bombing. Recently it was discovered that one of the bomber had purchased consumer grade fireworks. The APA sets the record straight, that these fireworks could not have been used in the bombings.
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BETHESDA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In response to the intense media interest surrounding the consumer firework devices purchased in Seabrook, NH by Tamerlan Tsarnaev, that have been implicated as a possible source of explosive material used in the tragic Boston bombings, the American Pyrotechnics Association (APA) issues the following information to help the general public better understand its products and how they are regulated as well as provide some facts to clarify a number of misstatements made by the media in covering this investigation.
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Fireworks Locations Open Today – Image Source firehouseneon.com
Today was the first day to sell fireworks legally in Washington State. That is expect for on the reservations. So here is some info on what is available from a number of local fireworks stands and booths. If you would like info about any other retail fireworks locations on the eastern side of Washington State, please let me know. Continue reading
PGI Upgraded Website
The PGI has recenlty upgrade the website. The new site looks much more modren although a bit on the simple side. Over all it looks like a great change. It seems to be a lot easier to find information on the new site. I hope this means more updates to the content on the site. Now if only it had RSS. Visit the website at PGI.org
Phantom Fireworks is currently selling Gift Certificates for their showrooms. When you purchase you also get free fireworks for yourself! $15 worth of free fireworks for you, for every $50 certificate purchased as a gift. What a great Christmas bonus! Make sure whoever you buy this for can get to one of the showrooms. Or grab it for yourself! The deal expires on December 24th. Gift Certificates on Fireworks.com