Category Archives: Weapons Lockers for Vans

Update on Kevin’s Celebration, future of the blog, and more

Hi all friends of Kevin, I have some updated information you will want to read. First, I’m gratified by the number of people who have written some variation of “Don’t take down the blog!”  It’s great that you believe his work should be preserved online.  So we will find a way.  Rest assured that absolutely

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CA Officer Detained in Taiwan After TSA Misses Gun in her Bag at LAX

Authorities at Taiwan Taouyan International Airport took this photograph of the handgun a Santa Monica PD officer reportedly brought into the country in her carry-on luggage. (Photo: Taiwan Taouyan International Airport) Federal officials have admitted that procedures were violated at Los Angeles International Airport when an off-duty police officer boarded a flight to Taiwan with

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Without Fanfare, NSSF’s FixNICS Campaign Has Made a Difference

As this week is the tenth anniversary of the Virginia Tech tragedy, we are reminded of the crucial role played by the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) in firearms transactions. Every federally licensed firearms retailer (FFL) is required by law to run a background check through NICS before transferring a firearm to

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Celebrate ‘Shot Heard ‘Round the World Day’ and Urge Congress to Act on Gun Range Bill

April 19, 2017 By Larry Keane Today, April 19, is a pretty significant day for gun owners. It was on this day, 242 years ago, that an American fired the “Shot Heard ‘Round the World,” at the Battles of Concord and Lexington. It was the start of our American Revolution, the stand made for American

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Kevin O’Brien

I’m sorry to have to tell you all that my brother Kevin O’Brien, host of this blog, passed away peacefully this morning at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. Let me start with some housekeeping.  First, the email address hognosecommunity@comcast.net remains active and you may get more and better updates there.  I say this because

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