While on the topic of safety, here is a friendly reminder that under a city ordinance, it is illegal to ride a bicycle on a public sidewalk in Charleston.
We mention this because we occasionally still see people riding bikes on the sidewalks around Court Square.
Through the end of June, 15 children in the United States have died this year from being left untended in hot cars. And that was before the worst of the summer heat arrived.
To avoid such a tragedy, safety experts recommend a couple of things: