Mary Ann Martin demonstrates how she uses the ‘Dog Off’ alarm to discourage scammers who called almost incessantly over a two-day period.
Special to the County Compass
REELSBORO – The call Sunday night was a surprise, of course. Winning $100,000 in the Publishers’ Clearing House Sweepstakes seemed almost too good to be true – and it was, as Mary Ann Martin came to realize late the next day.
When she first picked up the phone, Martin noted the Caller ID showed ‘Better Business Bureau.’ And, the caller, who identified herself as Rose Newenski from New York City, was cheerfu…