Governor DeWine Announces Three State Projects Set to Create $180 Million in Investments

 

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today announced the approval of three projects that will create 345 new jobs and retain 77 jobs statewide.  

During its monthly meeting, the Ohio Tax Credit Authority (TCA) reviewed economic development proposals brought to the board by JobsOhio and its regional partners.Read full story

Benign Nail Condition Linked to Rare Syndrome that Greatly Increases Cancer Risk

NIH researchers suggest conducting nail evaluation of affected patients and at-risk family members

Scientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have discovered that the presence of a benign nail abnormality may lead to the diagnosis of a rare inherited disorder that increases the risk of developing cancerous tumors of the skin, eyes, kidneys and the tissue that lines the chest and abdomen (e.g.,Read full story

Hazardous Weather Outlook – May 20, 2024

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
432 AM EDT Mon May 20 2024...

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This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north central Ohio, northeast
Ohio, northwest Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania.
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Governor DeWine Announces $2 Million to Launch Pilot Program Placing More Foster Children in Homes

Funding will support transformative program in 34 counties across Ohio

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – May 17, 2024 – Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Ohio Department of Children and Youth (DCY) Director Kara B. Wente today announced more than $2 million in funding to expand a model that is helping more Ohio foster children find a loving home.Read full story

Dayton Woman Indicted for $1.5 Million Theft from Medicaid Program

 

(DAYTON, Ohio) — A Montgomery County woman, previously barred from serving as a Medicaid health care provider, has been indicted for yet again defrauding the Ohio Medicaid program, Ohio Attorney General Yost announced today.

Janay Corbitt, 36, was indicted by a Franklin County grand jury on eight felony counts:

  • One count of engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity (F1)
  • One count of aggravated theft of $1.5 million or more (F1)
  • One count of identity fraud against a person in a protected class (F1)
  • Two counts of identity fraud (F2)
  • One count of Medicaid fraud (F3)
  • Two counts of forgery (F3)

An arrest warrant was issued and the U.S.Read full story